Monthly Archives: June 2016

Post Budget Memo to MP’s David Bennett and Tim MacIndoe

On Friday the 27th of May, we delivered the following post budget memo to MP’s David Bennett and Tim MacIndoe . We are awaiting a response. MEMO RESPONSE TO BUDGET 2016 Date: 27 May 2016 To:  David Bennett and Tim MacIndoe From: Poverty Action Waikato   This budget represents a poverty of imagination and yet again the […]

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A budget of bugger all

Post Budget Lunch Speakers

The pool of resources being spent on the welfare for the most vulnerable in our communities is not getting any larger – yet the needs in our communities have expanded.  At the post budget lunch last week, Alan Johnson from the Salvation Army reflected on the actual realities of the budget, providing the 70 attendees with a […]

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