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Rua Kēnana pardon agreement welcomed by Māori Party

Friday, 8 September 2017, 4:21 pm | The Maori Party

Rua Kēnana pardon agreement welcomed by Māori Party Māori Party co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox say the signing of an agreement to pave the way for a pardon for Tūhoe prophet and leader Rua Kēnana is further evidence of its commitment ... More >>

Stoddart-Smith Urges Pakuranga to Vote Local

Friday, 8 September 2017, 11:12 am | The Maori Party

As a historically blue electorate, Pakuranga could find itself backing an opposition party after the election. The political sands look set to shift with National down 3 percentage points to 39% in the latest Colmar Brunton poll and Labour holding steady ... More >>

More Focus Needed on Strategy & Design in Housing Crisis

Friday, 8 September 2017, 9:16 am | The Maori Party

On Wednesday 6 September, the New Zealand Institute of Architecture hosted “The Homesick Blues: Political parties on housing remedies” election panel. It emerged that there is a clear desire to see significantly more action from the next government ... More >>

Māori Party Candidate Calls for Christian Leadership

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 9:06 am | The Maori Party

“I am a Christian. A bible-believing, spirit-filled, church-going Christian. This is an asset to politics.” declares Hohaia. Manurewa is home to one of the most faith-filled electorates in the country. Over fifty percent of the population consider ... More >>

Climate change is the critical election issue for Kiwis

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 2:10 pm | The Maori Party

Global warming is impacting New Zealand with higher temperatures, rising sea levels and more frequent extreme weather events, the Maori Party’s candidate for Kelston Cinnamon Whitlock said today. More >>

Māori Party proud to support Ka Pai Kai Rotorua

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 8:02 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party co-leader and Waiariki MP Te Ururoa Flavell began his weekly delivery of lunch orders to Te Wharekura o Ngati Rongomai today, they are the fourth local school to take up the initiative this term as part of the pilot initiated by Healthy ... More >>

Māori Party signs to capture party vote go live

Friday, 1 September 2017, 8:58 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party billboards start going live today and tomorrow throughout the country in an effort to capture party votes when Aotearoa goes to the poll in 23 days. More >>

Winston Peters all talk no facts

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 3:41 pm | The Maori Party

The proposal by NZ First leader Winston Peters to shift the Auckland container port to Northport at Marsden Point near Whangarei has failed the “homework test” says Maori Party president Tukuoirangi Morgan. “If Mr Peters had done his homework, ... More >>

List placings a window to the influence of the candidate

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 3:02 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party candidate for Pakuranga, Carrie Stoddart-Smith, believes her list ranking at 11 gives her a much stronger position to be a voice for Pakuranga than candidates in the major parties who are well down their party lists at 60 (Simeon ... More >>

Māori Party Announces List

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 10:50 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is excited to announce its list for the 2017 General Election. More >>

UN report backs call for inquiry into state abuse

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 9:18 am | The Maori Party

Māori Party co-leaders Marama Fox and Te Ururoa Flavell are welcoming a new United Nations report which calls for an independent inquiry into the abuse suffered by those in state care or foster care in New Zealand from 1950 to 1990 More >>

It is NOT OK for Casual Racism

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 4:50 pm | The Maori Party

PRESS RELEASE [AMENDMENT] – For immediate release Tuilagi Saipele Esera Candidate for Manukau East Māori Party 28 August 2017 More >>

Howie Tamati Endorses Marine Sanctuary to Stop Sand-Mining

Tuesday, 29 August 2017, 8:47 am | The Maori Party

Māori Party Candidate for Te Tai Hauāuru Howie Tamati is calling for the establishment of a marine mammal sanctuary off the coast of South Taranaki as a way to protect the seabed from iron-sand mining. More >>

It is NOT OK for Casual Racism

Monday, 28 August 2017, 7:44 pm | The Maori Party

It is NOT OK for Casual Racism Tuilagi Saipele Esera, Māori Party Candidate for Manukau East says “…it is NOT OK for Marty Johns to demonstrate ignorance and casual racism towards Pacific league players with Pacific names. Their names encapsulate ... More >>

Māori Party asks Māori to rethink doing business with ASB

Friday, 25 August 2017, 1:02 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party 25 August 2017 Māori Party calls on Māori to rethink doing business with ASB bank More >>

Ill-informed Hosking needs to learn the rules

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 2:58 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox are questioning the ability of TVNZ presenter Mike Hosking to host any election debates after his major blunder on Seven Sharp last night. More >>

TVNZ must correct the lie – tonight!

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 11:32 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is calling on the bosses of TVNZ's Seven Sharp programme to get their presenter Mike Hosking to correct the lie he told last night that non-Māori can't vote for the Māori Party. "The fact is that non-Māori voters and voters ... More >>

Tasha Hohaia - Māori Party Candidate for Manurewa

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 8:52 am | The Maori Party

“I’ll tell you what a real kingmaker or queenmaker is,” states Hohaia, challenging the Government accountability for decreasing youth suicide, “A kingmaker or a queenmaker is someone who instills hope in a young person, reminds them they have status here ... More >>

Māori Party Promotes Green Credentials

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 1:11 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party President Tukoroirangi Morgan wants ‘green’ voters to give their votes to a party whose green credentials were established over a thousand years ago. More >>

Māori Party pays tribute to Peter Dunne

Monday, 21 August 2017, 7:18 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Marama Fox have today paid tribute to United Future and Ōhariu MP Peter Dunne who has chosen to retire from politics. “As an MP who has represented his electorate for 33 years, Peter is someone who ... More >>



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