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Barry Soper: Government's quick, quick, slow rhythm

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08.11.2018

COMMENT:

You could be forgiven for thinking that this young, trendy Government are ballroom dancing exponents, particularly when it comes to the quick, quick, slow rhythm of the Rumba.

Certainly that's the case when it's applied to its decision making processes.

The first major quick decision was made earlier this year when, out of the blue, it banned further oil and gas exploration, the lifeblood of Taranaki.

This week the ban's been passed into law with the energiser Minister Megan Woods declaring it was a proud day, continuing this country's progressive history of leading on the world stage.

It's reinforced Jacinda Ardern's "nuclear free moment" of her generation, climate........

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