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Dunne Secures Win for Recreational Hunters

Thursday, 17 April 2014, 1:10 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture Leader and Associate Minister for Conservation Hon. Peter Dunne welcomed the announcement of the inaugural appointments to the Game Animal Council. More >>

Dunne: Address to Eastern Hutt Rotary Club

Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 10:37 am | United Future NZ Party

First is the Conservative Party of moon-landing sceptic, climate change doubting, chem-trail believing Colin Craig, and the second has been that of extradition avoiding, publicity driven Kim Dotcom’s Internet Party. Leaving to one side the temptation ... More >>

Dunne on Ruataniwha Decision

Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 3:45 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture Leader Peter Dunne says today’s draft decision on the Ruataniwha Dam is a partial win for all New Zealanders and the environment we hold so dear. The draft decision released today approves the dam, but with rigorous parameters; ... More >>

Dunne Speaks, 10 April 2014: Psychoactive Substances Act

Thursday, 10 April 2014, 3:48 pm | United Future NZ Party

A year ago the country was up in arms about the sale of synthetic cannabis in corner stores, dairies, groceries and convenience stores around the country. There were no restrictions on who could purchase these substances, and there was a cumbersome ... More >>

UnitedFuture welcomes CANGO Manifesto

Wednesday, 9 April 2014, 2:41 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture Leader Peter Dunne has welcomed the CANGO cancer manifesto launched last evening in Wellington. CANGO, an alliance of eight major Cancer NGOs, has published a policy prescription that identifies seven key areas which if acted upon by government ... More >>

Dunne Speaks: 3 April 2014

Thursday, 3 April 2014, 3:18 pm | United Future NZ Party

Being a good international citizen can have its highs and lows. Take the last couple of weeks as an example. More >>

UnitedFuture Opposes Calls to Restrict Public Access

Tuesday, 25 March 2014, 2:13 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne calls by the Rural News for farmers to ban access to their land by hunters and fishers because of Fish and Game’s opposition to current dairying practices are “irrational and irresponsible.” More >>

Fanatical Greens Must allow EveryoneTo Have a Say

Monday, 10 March 2014, 9:52 am | United Future NZ Party

“It is time that New Zealanders stand up and recapture the environmental conversation from the Green Party” said UnitedFuture Leader Peter Dunne in response to the results of a Fish and Game commissioned survey released this morning. The study finds that ... More >>

Super Age Debate Getting A Little Tired

Monday, 24 February 2014, 11:59 am | United Future NZ Party

The Finance Minister’s comments on the superannuation age of entitlement at the G20 yesterday are a case of same old, policies delivering same old results says Leader of UnitedFuture, Peter Dunne today. More >>

Dunne Speaks

Thursday, 13 February 2014, 12:32 pm | United Future NZ Party

I know it is election year, and that that always generates a certain amount of frenetic silliness, as parties jockey for first mover advantage, but this year’s various efforts are probably the best yet. More >>

Dunne Wary About Increased 1080 Use

Thursday, 30 January 2014, 10:48 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture Peter Dunne is wary about DOC’s latest plans to increase the usage of 1080 poison on the conservation estate. Mr Dunne, who is also Associate Conservation Minister, says he fully understands the reasons why the new campaign has been launched. More >>

Flag Referendum a Good Idea

Wednesday, 29 January 2014, 1:29 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne welcomes the suggestion New Zealanders could have a say in a referendum about the New Zealand flag. More >>

Labour’s Curate’s Egg

Monday, 27 January 2014, 2:02 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne describes Labour’s Best Start policy as a “curate’s egg” – good in some parts, but not others. “UnitedFuture supports the extension of Paid Parental Leave to 26 weeks (our own policy is to extend it to 12 months), ... More >>

Dunne Welcomes New Roles

Tuesday, 21 January 2014, 4:09 pm | United Future NZ Party

Dunne Welcomes New Roles UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne is welcoming his new role as Minister of Internal Affairs, and his return as Associate Minister of Health and Conservation. "I am very much looking to returning to the Internal Affairs portfolio ... More >>

Dunne Wary of Commerce Commission Review

Tuesday, 10 December 2013, 9:58 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne is warning the Government not to use the regulatory review announced yesterday to weaken the Commerce Commission. More >>

UnitedFuture Wants Review of Refugee Policy

Tuesday, 10 December 2013, 9:32 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne is calling for a complete review of New Zealand’s refugee policy in the wake of a critical report from Changemakers Refugee Forum and the National Refugee Network. More >>

Outdoors People must build on success of Game Animal Council

Sunday, 8 December 2013, 10:52 am | United Future NZ Party

Now that the Game Animal Council bill is passed into law Outdoors people need to continue the momentum for political change and greater recognition for the great New Zealand outdoors, the kiwi way and the stunning environment surrounding us. More >>

Government Railroading Basin Reserve Flyover

Thursday, 5 December 2013, 4:54 pm | United Future NZ Party

United Future leader and Ōhariu MP Peter Dunne says the Government met is railroading unreasonably the timeframe for the Board of Inquiry into the proposed Basin Reserve flyover. More >>

Response to Privileges Committee Report: Hon Peter Dunne

Tuesday, 3 December 2013, 2:04 pm | United Future NZ Party

“I welcome the Privileges Committee’s findings that it was unacceptable that the Henry Inquiry was handed private information, despite having no formal powers to demand it, and that its failure to consider the particular role of MPs, was worrying. More >>

Government Must Respect Independence of Commerce Commission

Thursday, 28 November 2013, 3:20 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne has called on the Government to respect the Commerce Commission’s final pricing recommendation to lower copper broadband prices. More >>



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