Newsroom Digest

NewsRoom_Digest – BUDGET 2015 SPECIAL

As the Budget debate continues in Parliament, here’s a quick stock take of links for the latest Budget information, statements and coverage:


The major links are:

Treasury –
Beehive –


Our outgoing Press Gallery associate Eamon Rood has filed a summary on the Primary Industries aspects of Budget 2015 (Funding boosts for Primary Growth Partnership, irrigation, border and biosecurity) here: (NewsRoom Subscribers only)

For a catalogue of statements and releases, from Parliament outwards to the raft of responses flooding in, you just need to login to your user account at and use this shortcut link: (NewsRoom Subscribers only)

Content will be tagged under Budget, and more fully indexed throughout the next 48 hours.


For all of the Herald’s Budget coverage go to:

For an interactive of where the money goes see:


Businessday coverage here:



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Selwyn Manning, BCS (Hons.) MCS (Hons.) is an investigative political journalist with 23 years media experience. He specializes in reportage and analysis of socioeconomics, politics, foreign affairs, and security/intelligence issues. Selwyn has extensive experience as a commentator and has provided live political analysis to a wide range of television and radio organizations broadcasting in New Zealand, Australia and globally including the BBC (Five Live, London) and BBC (World Service). He is currently a correspondent to Australia's FiveAA radio, and is a regular live-on-air panelist on Radio New Zealand's The Panel with broadcaster Jim Mora.