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  1. Video for Voting not a priority for homeless
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    Voting not a priority for homeless

    Over the past few weeks New Zealanders have exercising their democratic right to vote for their preferred government for the next three years. However for some of the country's most impoverished and needy, voting is not a priority. 

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    Māori teens final vote denied by Electoral Commission

    Concerns have been raised over early votes whereby if a voter passes away before Election Day their votes won't be counted. It follows the death of 19-year-old Mehara Tamaki who cast an early vote which won't be counted in this election.

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    Advance voting turn-out could reflect worry among voters- Political commentator

    The number of people casting early votes has nearly doubled since the last election, with 350,000 more people taking to the booths than in 2014.

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    Polling booth staff mislead and confuse Māori voters

    A Māori politics lecturer and citizenship educator is slamming Electoral Commission staff for confusing and misinforming Māori voters at the polling booth. Massey University's Veronica Tāwhai says this could further contribute to non-voting among Māori and revive previous claims of deliberate sabotage of Māori votes by polling booth staff.

  5. Video for "Māori don't need the Māori seats" - Peters
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    "Māori don't need the Māori seats"- Peters

    Northland MP and NZ First leader in his speech at this year's annual conference to his party's members says "Māori don't need the Māori seats".

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    Shane Jones to stand for NZ First in election

    Former Labour MP Shane Jones will announce that he will be standing in the Whangarei electorate for NZ First at the election.

  7. Video for Peeni Henare welcomes Shane Taurima's candidacy
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    Teens keen to reduce voting age to 16

    Te Wharekura o Manurewa students agree with Children's Commissioner Andrew Becroft that New Zealand should consider lowering the voting age to 16-years. Principal Maahia Nathan says youth are engaged with Facebook rather than politics and without voter education it might be a hit and miss.

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    Willie Jackson resignations premature- Ella Henry

    A political commentator is commending Willie Jackson for stepping down from several high-profile roles ahead of the required period.  Ella Henry believes that under the 1993 electoral act, the Labour Party candidate hopeful is within his right to continue in some of those positions. 

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    Len Brown reinstated Mayor

    Len Brown has been reinstated again to his throne, as Mayor for Auckland's Super City Council.  Len Brown was cool, calm and collected, surrounded by his family when he announced the good news to the media.

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