On the evening of August 1st, The 13th Floor’s Liz Gunn sat down for an in-depth interview with then Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei. Over the course of an hour, the two of them covered a range of topics that should be of concern to all New Zealanders. Also addressed during the interview was the topic of the MP’s controversial decision to disclose her alleged benefit fraud while a single mother over 20 years ago. That decision has since caused Turei to step down as Green Party co-leader.
So watch the three segments of the interview here and decide for yourself if Metiria Turei made the correct decision.
Liz Gunn and Metiria Turei discuss a range of issues, including the recent promotion of Jacinda Ardern to Labour Party leader, during this third and final segment of their August 1st conversation.
During Liz Gunn’s recent in-depth interview with Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei for The 13th Floor, the MP revealed more about her personal feelings towards those on the benefit.
Here is Part Two of the August 1 discussion between Metiria Turei and Liz Gunn for 13th Floor Politics, including a robust debate on the big issue for many Kiwis : Immigration Numbers.
Click here to watch Part 1
On newly-minted 13th Floor Politics…
Metiria Turei’s views on Jacinda Ardern, on the evening of August 1, 2017 when Ardern replaced Andrew Little at Labour leader.
As August 2017 begins, so with it debuts Politics on 13th Floor.
Liz Gunn is going to be investigating the deeper motivations and visions of those from across the political spectrum who feel passionate about making a stand for a fairer, more inclusive, more environmentally aware, more connected Aoteoroa/ New Zealand. Continue reading