Labour leadership candidate David Parker seems to have set his sights on a longer horizon than his rival.
An end to a woman's quake-damaged home woes is in sight after she approached the prime minister.
Catch up with a full replay of our live chat with Andrew Little, the last of the four Labour leadership contenders we've hosted.
The doors are still shut in Parliament following yesterday's terror attack in the Canadian capital.
Today in politics: Friday, October 24
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NZ Parliament closes doors after Canadian shooting
NZ well-prepared against Ebola: Coleman
Heed provinces, Labour leader candidates told
PM gifts food hamper to Helen Clark
Labour leadership selection woes
Nicky Hager challenges police raid
Today in Politics: October 23
Labour leadership race: Focussing the message
Woman forced from seat by obese passenger
Millmow: Jesse Ryder not Black Caps' sole hope
'Cougars' biologically driven - study
How far did NZ designer Sean Kelly get in Project Runway?
Malaysian diplomat in custody after court appearance
Where do you stand on political coat-tail riding?
If it gets marginalised voices into Parliament, I'm for it.
I'm against it - if you don't get the votes, you shouldn't be there.
It's just part of the political game.
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