With $100 million in his property portfolio, Key denies housing crisis
Posted by te2ataria on May 24, 2016
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Let the homeless swap their gold stocks
With at least $100 million in his own property portfolio, some might understand why the nefarious PM refuses to accept housing crisis exists.
Prime Minister John Key has called terms like “housing crisis” as emotive and unhelpful, telling homeless people living in cars and garages to seek help from Work and Income. [That’s is if the homeless prefer to hold on to their precious metal portfolios.] http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/news/politics/pm-refuses-to-accept-housing-crisis-exists/
Other News in Drips …
Three seriously injured in crash on Napier road
A 24-year-old woman is in a critical condition with two others said to be in a serious but stable condition in Hawke’s Bay hospital following a crash in Napier. http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/80317059/serious-crash-on-napier-road-leaves-three-in-hospital
Homeless family faces $100k WINZ debt
A woman with eight children living in emergency housing is facing a $100,000 debt to Work and Income, which she will never be able repay, a support group says.
“Auckland Action Against Poverty said the mother and her eight children were evicted by Housing New Zealand months ago after it found the house was contaminated by methamphetamine.” http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/304607/homeless-family-faces-$100k-winz-debt
City’s homeless population not always visible
In sheds, garages and cars, Christchurch city’s homeless population continue to suffer in silence. http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/80131872/citys-homeless-population-not-always-visible
Judge’s son killed in car crash: Something fishy about the car fished out of the river?
The man who was killed when a vehicle plunged into a Wairarapa river on Saturday was Benjamin Young the son of one of New Zealand’s longest-serving judges.
The 35-year-old mysteriously somersaulted out of the wreckage and his body was found on a riverbank.
“At this stage the evidence strongly points to the driver being Mr Young. However, inquiries are continuing in relation to this crash,” police said. http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11643593