There is only one word to describe the debacle over the funding of the Maori Board by Lyen Brown's finance committee.
Thank goodness, at least we have some sane councillors to counter Brown's troughing appetite.
For elected representatives to act in such a cavalier manner with ratepayer's money is verging on the criminal.
Of course this is just the tip of the iceberg, as the Treaty gets its creeping revision to being a partnership.
State ownership of children:
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