Pollies: America's Cup finances, Covid-struck vessels and arming Police

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Newstalk ZB,
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Wed, 21 Jul 2021, 9:18AM
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Pollies: America's Cup finances, Covid-struck vessels and arming Police

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 21 Jul 2021, 9:18AM

The New Zealand economy was left $293 million worse off from hosting the 36th America's Cup, an official cost-benefit report has revealed.

More Covid-19 case numbers have emerged in numerous vessels off New Zealand's coast.

According to a recent Police Association survey, 69 per cent of New Zealand officers want to be armed regularly.

Mark Mitchell and Stuart Nash joined Mike Yardley to discuss this and the week's politics news.