New Labour-Greens MoU falls short of coalition

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 31 May 2016

By Pattrick Smellie May 31 (BusinessDesk) - The Labour and Green parties have signed a memorandum of understanding in which they commit to "work collaboratively to change the government", in a move intended to demonstrate an alternative government-in-waiting while forcing New Zealand First to declare its hand on propping up a National-led government. Described as "historic" and signed at a joint press conference attended by most of the Labour and Green caucuses in Parliament's Legislative Council Chamber, the MoU says the two parties "hav...

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