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The Kaka Project for Election 2023: An interview with PM Chris Hipkins

Hipkins rules out wealth tax, says National's plan for value capture tool a 'land tax'; prefers fiscal prudence to much larger extra investment to cope with very fast population growth

TL;DR: Earlier this week I interviewed Labour leader and PM Chris Hipkins for When The Facts Change. The Labour leader ploughed ahead with same formula of high and undebated population growth without enough infrastructure investment and the retention of untaxed capital gains. He painted a hopeful picture without much detail that was different or able to…

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The Kākā Project
Examinations of policy proposals in Election 2023 that look beyond political parties in Parliament in Aotearoa and include suggestions by The Kākā's writers and subscribers.
Bernard Hickey