15 Dec 2017

Half-year fiscal update exposes govt spending gap - National

From Morning Report, 6:42 am on 15 December 2017

National says the opening of the government books yesterday backs up its argument Labour has a massive hole in its accounts. Labour says the accounts show it can make good on its election promises, and on the deals struck with New Zealand First and the Greens. Parliament also went into urgency on Thursday night to push through the government's $5.5 billion families package.