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Bagrie Calls For Greater Bank Profits

Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 9:19 am | Social Credit

Cameron Bagrie’s call for the government to bring back interest on student loans and cancel the fees free scheme is simply attempt to boost the already obscene profits of his former buddies in the banking industry, says Social Credit leader Chris Leitch. More >>

There is more money for teachers

Tuesday, 28 May 2019, 12:14 pm | Social Credit

Finance Minister Grant Robertson’s claim that ‘there is simply no more money to go into the [education] sector” is a lie, according to Social Credit Party Leader, Chris Leitch. More >>

Napier Port Sale Short-changes Ratepayers

Monday, 27 May 2019, 9:21 am | Social Credit

Napier's port would be retained in public ownership if Social Credit had been a force in parliament, party leader Chris Leitch told the party's regional conference in Napier on Saturday. More >>

National’s Debt Comments A Losing Strategy

Friday, 24 May 2019, 9:12 am | Social Credit

National’s response to the government loosening of it's debt target shows it has learnt nothing from it's 9 years in government or it's electoral defeat. More >>

Banks Crying Crocodile Tears Over Higher Capital Requirement

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 9:24 am | Social Credit

Social Credit is accusing the New Zealand Bankers Association of crying crocodile tears over the Reserve Bank's proposals for banks to hold higher capital ratios. More >>

Robertson’s Budget $6 Billion Short

Monday, 20 May 2019, 10:04 am | Social Credit

Finance Minister Grant Robertson’s budget later this month could have contained an additional $6 billion in spending without costing taxpayers a single cent more, Social Credit Party Leader, Chris Leitch told the party’s Canterbury Regional conference ... More >>

Challenge to Finance Minister

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 9:51 am | Social Credit

Finance Minister Grant Robertson’s claim that ‘there is simply no more money to go into the [education] sector” is a lie, according to Social Credit Party Leader, Chris Leitch. More >>

Banks should pass on the full amount of yesterday's rate cut

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 9:35 am | Social Credit

The Social Credit party is calling on the country’s banks to pass on to borrowers the full amount of yesterday's cut in the OCR rate by the Reserve Bank. More >>

National responsible for health crisis

Friday, 12 April 2019, 9:22 am | Social Credit

The National Party is responsible for the greatest health crisis the country has ever faced. More >>

Waste Management Claims Rubbish

Wednesday, 3 April 2019, 9:27 am | Social Credit

While it is true that the current site at Redvale is approaching its use by date, landfills are a third world option for rubbish disposal while waste to energy plants have the potential to be carbon negative and ecologically sound. More >>

Tax Working Group Recommendations Like Cold Porridge

Thursday, 21 February 2019, 9:15 am | Social Credit

The report of Michael Cullen's tax working group will be about as innovative and forward looking as a bowl of yesterday's cold porridge. More >>

English Group Should Be Shipped Out

Wednesday, 16 January 2019, 5:10 pm | Social Credit

The Minister of Immigration should find a way to deport, within 24 hrs, the English group wrecking a trail of havoc across the country. More >>

Kiwis Should Move Their Bank Accounts to a NZ Owned Bank

Wednesday, 2 January 2019, 11:42 am | Social Credit

Kiwis should make a New Year’s resolution to move their bank accounts to Kiwibank, or one of the other wholly owned New Zealand banks, said Social Credit Leader Chris Leitch. More >>

National Hypocrites Over Surf Lifesaving Funding

Sunday, 23 December 2018, 1:59 pm | Social Credit

The National Party’s launch of a petition calling for government funding for surf lifesavers is one of the most hypocritical actions by a political party in recent memory. More >>

Wage Claim Disruption Easily Fixed

Friday, 7 December 2018, 11:12 am | Social Credit

The government could head off the avalanche of wage claims that will cause significant disruption for the public and drive up inflation, by scrapping GST and replacing it with a transactions tax. More >>

Minister's Door Closed on Waste-to-Energy Plants

Monday, 19 November 2018, 10:05 am | Social Credit

Despite attempts for months by experts in waste-to-energy technology to get an appointment to see her, Green’s Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage has refused all approaches, claiming WtE plants “don’t fit with the government’s waste reduction ... More >>

Govt Should Invest in Waste to Energy Plant

Wednesday, 14 November 2018, 10:44 am | Social Credit

The Government should invest in building a waste to energy plant south of Auckland. More >>

Banks Slapped With Wet Bus Ticket By FMA and Reserve Bank

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 11:36 am | Social Credit

The recommendations of the report from the Financial Markets Authority and Reserve Bank into the conduct and culture of 11 New Zealand banks are no more than a slap across the wrist with a wet bus ticket. More >>

Key’s Cynical Pre-emptive Banking Strike

Saturday, 3 November 2018, 1:07 pm | Social Credit

John Key’s call for stricter regulations for banks is a cynical and carefully planned pre-emptive strike on behalf of the ANZ and other banks ahead of the release of a report from the Financial Markets Authority and Reserve Bank next week. More >>

Winston’s Great TPPA Con Job

Thursday, 1 November 2018, 12:38 pm | Social Credit

Winston Peters can today celebrate how he got away with the greatest political con job in recent years. More >>

 

 

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