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  1. Video for Whakamana Tāngata report calls for welfare "overhaul"
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    Whakamana Tāngata report calls for welfare "overhaul"

    The government’s Welfare Expert Advisory Group has called for a “systematic overhaul” of New Zealand’s welfare system in a wide-ranging report released today.

  2. Video for Rise in benefit claimants linked to pop. growth - Sepuloni
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    Rise in benefit claimants linked to pop. growth- Sepuloni

    Social Development Minister Carmel Sepuloni is rubbishing the opposition's claims that government softness on sanctions is to blame for 11,000 more people receiving the Jobseeker Support benefit.  Sepuloni says overall benefit numbers were stable and only 0.1-percent higher than last year.

  3. Video for Wellington homeless men feel ignored by WINZ
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    Wellington homeless men feel ignored by WINZ

    Troy and Joseph have been homeless for over 10 years. They say they're trying their best to get off the street but claim WINZ still won't help them.

  4. Video for Nationals  threat to halve benefits for Kiwis on drugs could result in people moving to harder drugs
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    Nationals threat to halve benefits for Kiwis on drugs could result in people moving to harder drugs

    NZ Drug Foundation and other addiction experts at this year’s Cutting Edge Addiction Conference say that National's latest announcement ignores the evidence of how to properly treat drug addiction.

  5. Video for Protestors crash National's Christmas party
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    Protestors crash National's Christmas party

    A party for the party of the well-off was the target for these protestors with a point to make. Around 30 people stormed the gates of the National Party's Christmas Party venue, chaining themselves in an attempt to be heard.

  6. Video for Concerns over high rate of benefit leavers not gaining employment
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    Concerns over high rate of benefit leavers not gaining employment

    According to figures released by the Council of Trade Unions today, of those who came off a benefit last year, less than half went into work. 

  7. Video for Māori Party wants benefit rates increase
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    Māori Party wants benefit rates increase

    The Māori Party are pushing for an increase in benefit rates, particularly for the most vulnerable such as parents with children. 

  8. Video for National keen to allow iwi to administer youth benefits
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    National keen to allow iwi to administer youth benefits

    The National Party are keen to allow iwi to administer youth benefits which has Social Development Minister Paula Bennett saying it could roll out as soon as mid next year.

  9. Video for Amendments made to stop de-facto relationship beneficiary fraud
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    Amendments made to stop de-facto relationship beneficiary fraud

    Yesterday the amendment bill that changes the Social Security Act passed its 3rd reading, which punishes partners of those receiving benefits, which they are not entitled to if they are in a relationship.

  10. Video for Native Affairs - Minister outlines welfare reforms
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    Native Affairs- Minister outlines welfare reforms

    The Social Security Amendment Act which covers off new welfare changes has passed its second reading in the house by just one vote.

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