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John Key

Member for Helensville, National Party

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Finance, Minister—Confidence (5 Oct 2011)

Answer: "Yes, because despite the global financial crisis, the Canterbury earthquakes, and a very uncertain global environment he has done a great job to put New Zealand on a credible path back to surplus."

Mine Safety—Prime Minister’s Statements (5 Oct 2011)

Answer: "Yes; and yes."

Credit Rating Downgrade—Effect on New Zealand Economy (4 Oct 2011)

Answer expand: "Yes, I do. Back in May 2009, when I made that statement, markets were very nervous about lending, and a downgrade could have been damaging. We have just seen Ireland downgraded from AAA to AA+ and their interest rates immediately rose half a percent as a ..."

Motions - New Zealand Defence Force—Death of Lance Corporal Leon Smith in Afghanistan (28 Sep 2011)

Speech: "I seek leave to move without notice a motion on the death of a New Zealand SAS soldier in Afghanistan earlier today."

Economy—Government Policies (28 Sep 2011)

Answer expand: "I stand by my full statement, which was made in response to a question about a global double-dip recession and was as follows: “You can’t rule it out, but I think the general feeling from Bill is that while the atmosphere and the mood is very dark in the ..."

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