If you want to be better informed about the subject, here are two recent blogs ‘OW’s fairytale budget’ and ‘It’s not about independence, it’s about control’ that should help. The first explains the deficiencies of the OW budget, and the second demonstrates the media manipulation behind the move.
OW's fairytale budget
The OW budget is little more than a fairy tale of wishful thinking using unsubstantiated assertions. This is ably demonstrated in a submission opposing the OW breakaway that has been sent to the Local Government Commission (LGC) that takes apart the unsubstantiated OW assertions one by one.......read on by clicking through to the title link.
Media bias in favour of the OW bid has attempted to stifle opposition but the silent majority continue to speak out.
It's not about independence, it's about control
[Local resident] Roger Hutton has sent me the following letters for publication on my website. The Gulf News refused to print them. The power of the media lies not in what they publish but in what they refuse to publish. That is how the hard left media hopes to silence debate on the issue of Wexit (Waiheke exit from Auckland) and push the Wexit agenda........read on by clicking through to the title link.