Interviews:

22 June 2014
National Radio discussion on child poverty

January 27, 2014
Lindsay Mitchell and Larry Williams on Labour's new policy to give families with new babies $60 per week.

December 13, 2013
Radio New Zealand Panel with Jim Mora, David Slack


April 30, 2013
Interview with Tim Fookes Newstalk ZB Wellington on Paid Parental leave

September 12, 2012

On Morning Report regarding N
anny state accusations leveled at the government

June 26, 2012
Interview with Mike Hoskings on The Government's targets for reducing the number of working age people on long term benefits

May 8, 2012
Interview with Larry Williams Free Contraceptive for Beneficiaries

April 10, 2012
Interview with Larry Williams Paid Parental Leave

Feb 27, 2012
Interview with Larry Williams 27 February 2012

(Includes an interview with Social Welfare Minister Paula Bennett.)

Nov 1, 2011

Interview with Larry Williams

30 May 2011
Interview with Larry Williams about Welfare Reform

3 March 2011
Interview with Mike Hoskings re Potential WFF changes

9 August 2010
Interview with Larry Williams about the Welfare Working Group's Issues paper

9 August 2010
Interview with Justin du Fresne about the Welfare Working Group's Issues paper

9 April 2010
Interview with Larry Williams on NewstalkZb RE: What Difference Whanau Ora will make.

24 March 2010
Interview with Larry Williams on Newstalkzb

24 March 2010
Talking to Justin du Fresne on Wellington NewstalkZB about the government's Future Focus reforms.
Mike Hoskings
Justin du Fresne
Larry Williams
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Lindsay@welfarereform.co.nz

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