(ed:..if anything of interest happens..i will comment on it..
..and post the results at the close of proceedings..)
QUESTIONS FOR ORAL ANSWER
Questions to Ministers
1)..GRANT ROBERTSON to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all his statements regarding water ownership, rights and interests?
robertson calls key on his race-baiting/’divisive’-rhetoric..
(english is answering for key..)
2)..Dr RUSSEL NORMAN to the Minister of Finance: What has been the total cost to date of extending and implementing the Government’s asset sales programme, which it calls the Mixed Ownership Model?
norman is arguing for the suspension of the asset-sales..
3)..DAVID BENNETT to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he received on the Government’s financial position?
(ed:three answers in a row from english…i am feeling my will to live sapping away..
english is like a propaganda-automaton..created in a rand-ite lab..somewhere..)
..parker is trying to revive the superannuation-debate..
4)..JACINDA ARDERN to the Minister for Social Development: Does she stand by her statement that “you need to look at the 16 and 17-year-olds and for the very first time our focus is keenly going on them”?
ardern is ripping into bennett..
5)..MIKE SABIN to the Minister for Social Development: How will the Government’s welfare reforms support people off welfare and into work?
6)..Hon PHIL GOFF to the Minister of Foreign Affairs: Does he stand by all his answers to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee Estimates hearing today?
7)..CATHERINE DELAHUNTY to the Minister of Education: Does she stand by her reported comments that the Government wanted to collect National Standards data to raise pupil achievement, not to rank schools?
(ed:..perata is challenging ryalls’ peacock-of-parliament title…and today she has on an adam-ant-outfit..)
..speaker insults delahunty by telling her he is having problems understanding her questions…
8)..NIKKI KAYE to the Minister of Science and Innovation: How is the Government helping innovative businesses link up with talented new professionals coming out of our universities?
(now it is joyce..doing his dark-star/energy-sucking thing…)
9)..Hon ANNETTE KING to the Minister of Local Government: Were the local authority financial statistics provided in the Better Local Government paper released by the Government on 19 March 2012 accurate; if not, how were they inaccurate?
10)..Dr JACKIE BLUE to the Minister for Courts: What progress has been made in the way that the Youth Court responds to young offenders?
11)..Rt Hon WINSTON PETERS to the Minister of Maori Affairs: Does he consider water to be an economic resource for Maori?
12)..LOUISE UPSTON to the Associate Minister of Transport: What changes is the Government making to the rules for jet boat safety?
summary:..a rambling/incoherent mess of a questiontime..
..and in general..a total waste of time on every level..
..avoid replays like the plague…
..a 1/10 questiontime..