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Ignore the rhetoric, National thinks you're a rich prick

Sunday, 25 June 2017, 7:31 pm | ACT New Zealand

"Tax-cutting rhetoric from the Prime Minister is encouraging, but history shows we'll need a stronger ACT to turn rhetoric into action," says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Labour Inspectorate has serious grounds to investigate Party

Friday, 23 June 2017, 11:18 am | ACT New Zealand

By the explicit standards of the Labour Inspectorate, the Labour Party has taken advantage of migrant workers, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Immigration New Zealand must investigate hypocritical Labour

Thursday, 22 June 2017, 8:48 am | ACT New Zealand

ACT Leader David Seymour is calling on Immigration New Zealand to investigate the Labour Party’s campaign sweat shop filled with immigrant labour. After revelations the party has 85 students living in slum conditions working on its campaign More >>

ACT Party list will provide stability and spine

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 3:53 pm | ACT New Zealand

ACT will release its candidate list on July 9, Party Leader David Seymour has announced. More >>

Partnership Schools achieve excellence on attendance

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 3:30 pm | ACT New Zealand

New data on school attendance reveals fantastic engagement of students at Partnership Schools, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Seymour challenges MPs to confront opinion on assisted dying

Monday, 19 June 2017, 9:03 am | ACT New Zealand

ACT Leader David Seymour is welcoming another poll that shows overwhelming public support for legalising assisted dying. The Horizon Poll commissioned by the End-of-Life Choice Society shows support at 75 per cent in favour, versus 11 per cent opposed. More >>

Aucklanders will go mad waiting ten years for road pricing

Saturday, 17 June 2017, 2:03 pm | ACT New Zealand

ACT Leader David Seymour is calling on Transport Minister Simon Bridges to start trialing road pricing in the next parliamentary term. More >>

David Seymour Comfortably Ahead in Epsom Poll

Friday, 16 June 2017, 5:43 pm | ACT New Zealand

A recent poll conducted of 750 voters (+/- 3.5% margin of error), in the Epsom electorate shows incumbent Epsom MP and ACT Party Leader, David Seymour, ahead with a strong 16-point lead. More >>

Government must heed OECD’s superannuation warning

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 2:10 pm | ACT New Zealand

The Government would be foolish to ignore the OECD’s warning on superannuation, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

ACT welcomes resumption of NZ-Israel diplomatic relations

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 8:58 am | ACT New Zealand

ACT Leader David Seymour has welcomed the resumption of diplomatic relations between Israel and New Zealand. More >>

ACT welcomes rejection of daft firearm proposals

Wednesday, 14 June 2017, 12:35 pm | ACT New Zealand

“It’s a relief to see the Police Minister reject 12 of the Law and Order select committee’s daft firearm proposals,” says Mr Seymour. “The full list of proposals went far beyond targeting illegal gun possession, and would have punished responsible ... More >>

ACT unveils rural platform at Fieldays

Wednesday, 14 June 2017, 9:51 am | ACT New Zealand

ACT Leader David Seymour will present ACT’s rural platform for the 2017 election at Fieldays today. More >>

Mayoral Housing Taskforce adopts three ACT policies

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 2:14 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Phil Goff’s Mayoral Housing Taskforce has adopted three of the ideas ACT laid out in our January State of the Nation address,” says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Ignore the mythmakers – silent majority backs assisted dying

Friday, 9 June 2017, 12:55 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Assisted dying has the clear support of a strong majority of New Zealanders. And it will also have the support of the majority of MPs – so long as the silent majority speaks up,” says End of Life Choice Bill sponsor David Seymour. More >>

Campaign to legalise assisted dying begins now

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 12:54 pm | ACT New Zealand

The End of Life Choice Bill has been drawn from Parliament’s ballot More >>

People living illegally in office buildings: No surprise

Thursday, 8 June 2017, 11:37 am | ACT New Zealand

Sadly, it’s no surprise that people are choosing to live in illegally converted office blocks – it’s the inevitable result of a housing shortage, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Homebuilding shortfall overshadows election

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 4:24 pm | ACT New Zealand

A Property Institute survey released today shows the consequences of our dire homebuilding rate, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

Government must not turn motorists into cash cows

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 10:38 am | ACT New Zealand

ACT welcomes the Government’s commitment to revenue-neutral road pricing in Auckland, says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

ACT's Free Press

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 9:52 am | ACT New Zealand

A Well Deserved Honour Michael “Iceman” Jones was an outstanding flanker and World Cup winning All Black. More recently he’s thrown his weight behind Partnership Schools, specifically the Pacific Advance Senior School in South Auckland. PASS is ... More >>

Coleman must commit on IORT

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 5:08 pm | ACT New Zealand

“Health Minister Jonathan Coleman must say what international studies he is waiting on and what he’d need to see from them before introducing Intraoperative Radiotherapy Treatment to New Zealand’s public healthcare system,” says ACT Leader David Seymour. More >>

 

 

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