More and more ministers face embarrassment as details of their credit card spending over the past six years are revealed.
Among those in hot water are former Labour Minister Shane Jones, who has already paid back about $5000 of wrongful spending, and his colleague Chris Carter.
Thousands of documents which took officials four months to gather show what ministers used their credit cards for during the six years Labour was in office and the current Government's term up until February.They have been released under the Official Information Act.
Ten people have died on our roads nationally over the Easter break.April 21, 2014, 5:19 am
A researcher who is highly trained in dysphagia, or swallowing difficulties, has returned from Baltimore to the University of Canterbury to continue her laboratory investigations into facilitating the recovery of swallowing in New Zealand stroke patients.April 21, 2014, 8:00 am
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Auckland karter Mathew Kinsman led the trophy haul at the Cresswell Electrical 2014 KartSport New Zealand National Sprint Championships meeting in Blenheim over the Easter weekend, with wins in the 125cc Rotax Max Light and 100cc Yamaha Light classes and a third in KZ2.1 hour, 28 minutes ago
It's been a busy Easter Sunday night for water rescues in the South Island.1 hour, 43 minutes ago
This Easter weekend the most concentrated effort in the history of NZ Opera takes a leap forward.April 20, 2014, 8:05 pm
Despite the first day of play being lost due to inclement weather the Southern Cross Softball Challenge at Mainland Foundation Ballpark in Christchurch has effectively caught up after a busy schedule of play on Saturday .April 20, 2014, 7:54 pm
Wet weather dampened the racing but not the spirits at the BMX National Championships in Tauranga this weekend.April 20, 2014, 7:40 pm
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