Didn’t we just have a general election in which every political party agreed that the Resource Management Act should be repealed? National, Act and Labour certainly agreed on that point. So why is Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expressing frustration at the practice of land-banking? It isn’t a new concept; former Leader Andrew Little was scapegoating land speculators in 2016. The artificial constraints on land supply caused by . . .


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Stephen Berry

Stephen Berry

Stephen Berry is a former Act candidate and Auckland Mayoral candidate. The libertarian political commentator retired as a politician in July 2020 and now hosts the Mr Berry Mr Berry Show on Youtube.