Press Release: Salvation Army 27 August 2009
Salvation Army says move on from anti-smacking distractions. The Salvation Army hopes the nation will not be distracted further by the ongoing debate over New Zealand’s anti-smacking legislation. The Salvation Army is pleased the Prime Minister is not supporting attempts to prolong the debate. “As a country we need to focus on the critical social and economic issues facing New Zealand,”says Salvation Army spokesperson Major Campbell Roberts. It is time to move on and give attention to the problems impacting the most vulnerable of New Zealanders, he says.