ACT New Zealand - Latest News [Page 1]

Massive Questions Remain over Foreign Home-Buyer Ban

Saturday, 16 December 2017, 11:16 am | ACT New Zealand

"The Government needs to immediately come clean over whether its foreign home-buyer ban breaches basic human rights and contravenes New Zealand’s trade deals with other countries”, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Robertson Continues Nats’ Taxation By Stealth

Friday, 15 December 2017, 1:42 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Grant Robertson will allow new benefits to rise in line with inflation while tax brackets will remain the same, pushing middle income New Zealanders into the highest bracket”, says ACT Leader David Seymour More >>

Labour and National: Brothers from Different Mothers

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 4:20 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Bill English and Steven Joyce are crying crocodile tears over tax cuts that never existed”, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

MPs Vote for Choice and Compassion: ACT

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 10:40 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Tonight, Parliament has taken a big first step towards providing choice and compassion for those suffering intolerably with a terminal illness”, ACT Leader David Seymour says. More >>

Aussie Voters Seek to Deny Kiwis a Choice

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 5:50 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Australian opponents of assisted dying are seeking to undermine the democratic process here in New Zealand”, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Free Press - ACT's Regular Bulletin - Dec 11

Monday, 11 December 2017, 6:52 pm | ACT New Zealand

Child Neglect (Poverty) The Prime Minister has staked her job on child neglect but what isn’t measured isn’t managed. How she will measure it is now career defining. Will it be a cop out, or will she do something that would give the average National ... More >>

$418,000 - the Cost of Denial

Monday, 11 December 2017, 4:37 pm | ACT New Zealand

"Children who come before the Ministry of Vulnerable Children are vulnerable," says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Environment Ministry Endorses ACT Policy to Scrap the RMA

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 3:06 pm | ACT New Zealand

"The Environment Ministry has endorsed ACT policy to scrap the Resource Management Act in its Briefing to the Incoming Minister”, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Pinning Robertson Would Be Easier if Nats Actually Cut Tax

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 3:39 pm | ACT New Zealand

“National's Finance Spokesman, Steven Joyce, fired a very frustrated opening salvo today in the coming battle over taxes,” according to ACT’s David Seymour. More >>

Pinning Robertson Would Be Easier if Nats Actually Cut Tax

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 3:37 pm | ACT New Zealand

“National's Finance Spokesman, Steven Joyce, fired a very frustrated opening salvo today in the coming battle over taxes,” according to ACT’s David Seymour. More >>

End of Life Choice Bill heads to Christchurch

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 1:19 pm | ACT New Zealand

ACT leader David Seymour will be in Christchurch to hear the views of New Zealanders on assisted dying and is encouraging them to contact local MPs with their support. More >>

Free Press - ACT’s Regular Bulletin

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 8:22 am | ACT New Zealand

Website statistics show that last week’s Free Press was the most widely read ever. You can still read it here. We blew the lid off the ‘sealed section’ of the Labour-New Zealand First coalition agreement, showing why they don’t want it revealed. It ... More >>

Fees-Free Policy Will Widen Educational Inequality

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 1:48 pm | ACT New Zealand

"Labour will tax hardworking New Zealanders to fund university for students that come from disproportionately upper and middle class families," says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

PM Accidentally Endorses Partnership School Model

Monday, 4 December 2017, 6:58 pm | ACT New Zealand

“The Prime Minister has said in her Post Cabinet Press Conference that Partnership Schools can stay open if they operate within the same budget, use registered teachers, and teach the [New Zealand] curriculum", says ACT Party Leader David Seymour. More >>

Five Takeaways from Grant Robertson’s Big Speech

Friday, 1 December 2017, 3:08 pm | ACT New Zealand

Five Takeaways from Grant Robertson’s Big Speech Pessimism about the economy The Finance Minister confirmed that bank economists were warning of dark clouds approaching the New Zealand economy. Business confidence has fallen to an 8-year low on the back ... More >>

Victorian Politicians Again Show Real Courage

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 3:59 pm | ACT New Zealand

"Victorian politicians have again shown real courage in the final stage of legalising Assted Dying for the State," says ACT Leader David Seymour More >>

Greens Have Left Principles at the Beehive Door

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 2:25 pm | ACT New Zealand

"Green Minister Eugenie Sage has forgotten her commitment to natural justice and due process when making the newly-announced restrictions on foreign investment retrospective," says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Labour's Stealthy Land Tax

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 1:25 pm | ACT New Zealand

"The Government's directive to further restrict the sale of land to overseas investors will wipe millions off working farmers' hard earned wealth," says ACT leader David Seymour. More >>

Free Press: ACT’s regular bulletin

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 4:01 pm | ACT New Zealand

The Secret Labour/NZ First Agreement The Free Press has learned from a usually reliable source what is in the secret coalition agreement. First Things First: Why is it Secret? It is very damaging in a democracy for Jacinda Ardern to keep secret what the Government ... More >>

Healthy Homes Bill Hurts The People It Claims To Help

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 3:42 pm | ACT New Zealand

"Everybody agrees with the idea that people should have access to a healthy, warm and dry home," says ACT leader David Seymour. More >>

 

 

InfoPages Links

 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL