Our Members of Parliament are getting a payrise. John Key’s getting a 9 and a half thousand dollar increase – so he’ll now earn 428 thousand five hundred dollar. David Cunliffe as Opposition Leader will now take home an extra 5 thousand 800 - while back bench MP’s will take home 3 and half thousand more each year. Do they deserve it? With Marcus Lush now is Jordan Williams - who’s Executive Director of the Taxpayers Union.
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