In today's email we have the latest on the coalition negotiations, look at the inflation figures, and review the SSC v Guardians of NZ Super Fund drama.
The NZ First caucus and board have wrapped up two days of discussions with no consensus on whether to back National or Labour.
In today's email we look at the issues that any new Government will have to address .. when we finally get one.
We’re still waiting to find out who will form our next government - but whether it’s National or Labour, they and their coalition partners will face some pressing questions within days of taking power. Here’s a taster of the big issues that may be on their minds.
Those expecting any sort of deal to form a Government today should hold their horses, Bernard Hickey writes. Winston Peters hasn't even started talking with Bill English about ministerial positions or governing arrangements. And the New Zealand First board (and National or Labour) would then have to sign off on those too.
In today's email we discuss how those hoping for a new Government by the end of the day will be disappointed.