23 May 2022

Political commentators Jones & Thomas - Budget, Climate plan & Aus new PM

From Nine To Noon, 11:05 am on 23 May 2022
Grant Robertson announcing Budget 2022

Photo: RNZ / Angus Dreaver

Neale, Ben and Kathryn with a wrap of the Budget and analysis on who is winning the narrative battle.

They will also discuss the  Government's Emissions Reduction Plan and cast their eyes over the Australia election result with Anthony Albanese ousting Scott Morrison.

Neale Jones was Chief of Staff to Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern, and prior to that was Chief of Staff to Andrew Little. He is the director of Capital Government Relations.

Ben Thomas is a PR consultant and a former National Government press secretary.