Budget 2017

It's election year, and new Finance Minister Steven Joyce has delivered his first budget - what did the PSA hope to see, and did National deliver?

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Prime Minister Bill English says this budget "shares the benefits of growth" - but we don't think it goes nearly far enough. 

Here's a wrap-up of the PSA's budget coverage - and what it means for PSA members and public services.

Here on the PSA site:

Budget 2017: PSA members' hopes 

Budget 2017: "Like giving a starving dog a rubber bone"

Budget 2017: Opinion and analysis


Budget 2017 official site

CTU report on Budget 2017 (pdf)