Winston Peters

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Why New Zealand rejected populist ideas other nations have embraced
Labour’s historic win delivered Ardern a second term while voters punished politicians who embraced populism

Charlotte Graham-McLay in Wellington

19, Oct, 2020 @2:13 AM

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Kingmaker no more: Winston Peters consigned to NZ political history
Emphatic end for man who held balance of power as New Zealand First fails to pass 5% threshold

Charlotte Graham-McLay in Auckland

17, Oct, 2020 @10:16 AM

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New Zealand election: the party leaders, in their own words
Revisit our interviews with the party leaders, revealing what turned Crusher Collins into a National and why Winston Peters embraces populism

Martin Farrer

16, Oct, 2020 @12:25 AM

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It feels like no one can be bothered with the New Zealand election any more | Claire Robinson
Even Labour’s tax policy cant’t spark fury. The only numbers people are concerned about are coronavirus-related

Claire Robinson

11, Sep, 2020 @3:50 AM

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'I'm going nowhere but up': Winston Peters on populism, politics and the polls
Veteran politician, who is being aided by Brexiteers Arron Banks and Andy Wigmore, is bullish about New Zealand First’s chances at the election

Charlotte Graham-McLay in Wellington

02, Aug, 2020 @8:00 PM

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Why being in power makes 2020 election much harder for New Zealand First | Claire Robinson
Campaigning as part of a ruling coalition has twice led to electoral failure, and without leader Winston Peters contesting a seat the task looks harder still

Claire Robinson

28, Jul, 2020 @11:52 PM

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'Give us a shout': New Zealand deputy PM offers to help Australia with Covid-19 outbreak
Winston Peters says he regrets how virus has got ‘out of control’ across the Tasman, causing delays to proposed travel bubble

Guardian staff and agencies

20, Jul, 2020 @1:30 AM

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We are in a period of great political volatility – the New Zealand election is far from decided | Bryce Edwards
With public support bouncing around, the left and right still have everything to play for

Bryce Edwards

26, Jun, 2020 @2:02 AM

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New Zealand deputy PM breaks ranks to urge Ardern to lift Covid-19 lockdown
Political kingmaker Winston Peters says nation has been in lockdown for ‘too long’ and calls for immediate move to the lowest level of restrictions

Charlotte Graham-McLay in Wellington

27, May, 2020 @1:19 AM

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Australia and New Zealand travel bubble: coronavirus-safe plan to reopen border
A Trans-Tasman bubble would boost the countries’ battered economies as Covid-19 cases continue to drop

Eleanor Ainge Roy

05, May, 2020 @8:15 AM

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Morrison and Ardern agree on travel ‘bubble’ between New Zealand and Australia
Travel without coronavirus quarantine not imminent, PMs say, but both formally agree to resume when safe to do so

Katharine Murphy Political editor

05, May, 2020 @8:07 AM

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New Zealand election: Ardern resists calls for delay amid Covid-19 outbreak
Just 29 new cases recorded as deputy prime minister calls on Ardern to move election from September to November

Eleanor Ainge Roy in Dunedin

09, Apr, 2020 @2:31 AM

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