8. Monday's pick of the news links

Here are my pick of the links to news on the political economy from other news sites on Monday.

Newsroom (Tim Murphy) Bridges hero-worships Howard’s run

1News: Winston Peters tells Q+A’s Corin Dann Jacinda Ardern likely to take back reigns as PM this Thursday

Fran O’Sullivan (Herald): Why the appointment of Monaghan is a controversial choice

Rebecca Stevenson (Stuff): Criticism of new Fonterra chairman: A ‘yes man’ who won’t improve performance

Reuters: Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over border wall

The Guardian: Rightwing UK thinktank 'offered ministerial access' to potential US donors

New York Times: U.S. Diplomats Held Face-to-Face Talks With Taliban, Insurgents Say

Sydney Morning Herald: Byelection defeat prompts rethink of Turnbull's company tax cuts

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