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Cabinet meeting

Cabinet meeting

Prime Minister John Key (left of centre, foreground) and his ministers meet in cabinet in 2008, shortly after taking office. The government makes decisions about the running of the country at weekly cabinet meetings.

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John E. Martin, 'Parliament - The business of government', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 2 July 2022)

Story by John E. Martin, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Feb 2015