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The Health Committee is resuming today after political pressure for it to assess the response to the pandemic.
National Party's health spokesperson Shane Reti had requested from the committee chair that Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield and senior health officials, including the minister of health, to be called before the committee.
New Zealand First had backed the request for the committee to resume.
Both Minister of Health Chris Hipkins and Dr Bloomfield will appear.
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