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Anyone spot the problem?
Heh. I decided to open the link 4 times.
I think that means the 2020 energy payment doubles with each opening.
Sweet. If I keep going it'll be bigger than winning lotto power ball.
Nah mate - ya shoulda clicked on the $5 Billion on wage subsidies 8-)
Which indeed may well have doubled!
The announcements this afternoon demonstrate the complexity of the
dcisions that have been needed; the need to ensure that businesses and
individuals have time to make some decisions before lock-down, and the
focus that has been put on a wide range of areas by a large team of
public servants and others.
It is for some hard to realise that only a short time ago life had
barely changed, as the following article demonstrates:
Seen from the perspective of nearly three weeks later - a lifetime in
politics, we had this morning:
The change to Goldsmith being the main opposition spokesperson has
seen a huge change, with the opposition now wholeheartedly supporting
the actions of government.
The next step is to ensure that it is enforced effectively - the
reality is that we do have (as do all countries), a number of idiots
who will see restrictions as a challenge. Just as for the tourists
that did not understand the reasons for isolation, we will need some
In teh meantime, I will continue to listen for news and current
affairs using Radio New Zealand - a reliable, responsible and
unbiassed source of news.