View Poll Results: Are you happy with the way NZ is run in general?

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  • Yes, I like the Government and the running of the country

    11 18.33%
  • No, I have major problems with the Government

    46 76.67%
  • Neutral / Don't care

    2 3.33%
  • Other (please elaborate)

    1 1.67%
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  1. #111
    Senior Member mmmork's Avatar
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    Default Re: What do you think of the Government?

    Quote Originally Posted by george12 View Post
    Please elaborate, I would love to hear your views on my inability to think.
    Don't worry, people not in some Ayn Rand fantasy can have valid views.

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    Default Re: What do you think of the Government?

    Quote Originally Posted by legod View Post
    $20 bucks a week saved up in the bank adds up to a hell of a lot of money over a number of years.
    Compound interest.
    I wish some govt would reduce taxes on savings.
    Have you even heard of Kiwisaver?



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    Default Re: What do you think of the Government?

    Quote Originally Posted by imarubberducky View Post
    Have you even heard of Kiwisaver?
    I try to tell myself that that post is a Kiwisaver-related joke.

    But alas, I'm not sure.......
    ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'vbulletin'@'localhost' (using password: YES)

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    Default Re: What do you think of the Government?

    Quote Originally Posted by george12 View Post
    Fair enough, I suppose. It doesn't make any difference to my vote. $20/week won't win or lose a vote from me.

    If you got $20 a week out of $400 tax, I'd get about $2.
    The principal is the thing,you don't get it and you are unlikely to.

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