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Dunne Speaks: The Return of "Overseasia"

Tuesday, 13 June 2017, 11:01 am | United Future NZ Party

We used to talk about the “cultural cringe” in New Zealand. That was the old notion that if something came from overseas, it was automatically superior to any local equivalent, and therefore had to be embraced almost uncritically. Those days ... More >>

UnitedFuture releases Rent-To-Own Policy for Housing

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 8:17 pm | United Future NZ Party

7 June 2017 UnitedFuture releases Rent-To-Own Policy for Housing UnitedFuture has announced a new rent-to-own policy for housing to deliver housing to a generation of New Zealander’s currently locked out of the housing market says UnitedFuture ... More >>

Wellington house prices show need for UnitedFuture’s policy

Friday, 5 May 2017, 1:18 pm | United Future NZ Party

Rising house prices in Wellington show the need for UnitedFuture's housing policies, says UnitedFuture Leader and Ohariu MP, Hon Peter Dunne. More >>

Johnsonville Shopping Centres Cause Concern

Tuesday, 2 May 2017, 4:10 pm | United Future NZ Party

The recent closure of the OPSM shop in the Johnsonville Shopping Centre is but the latest in an increasing list of closures that is lifting concern about the future of the centre, says Ohariu MP, Hon Peter Dunne. More >>

UnitedFuture Warns Against Erosion of Environmental Policy

Friday, 28 April 2017, 2:15 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne has raised concerns that the new National Policy Statement for Fresh Water Management that is currently being consulted upon could open up a "backdoor attack on the principles of environmental management". More >>

MP for Ōhāriu congratulates Newlands College NCEA success

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 4:08 pm | United Future NZ Party

Member of Parliament for Ōhāriu, Hon Peter Dunne has congratulated Newlands College on being recognised for their outstanding success in delivering high results for NCEA students at their school. More >>

UnitedFuture joins calls for greater refugee support

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 3:32 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne, today accepted over 800 postcards calling for additional support for refugees in New Zealand at an event co-ordinated by LUSH Cosmetics and Action Station New Zealand. More >>

ANZAC Day a day for tolerance and understanding

Tuesday, 25 April 2017, 11:27 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Hon Peter Dunne says ANZAC Day stands out as a special day to promote tolerance and understanding in today’s diverse and unsettled world. Speaking at an ANZAC Day service this morning Mr Dunne, the Ohariu MP, said ANZAC Day properly ... More >>

Time for a calming cup of tea, Mr Little - Dunne

Friday, 21 April 2017, 3:00 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne, says the Leader of the Opposition’s pledge tens of thousands of migrants coming to New Zealand is xenophobic and divisive . More >>

Dunne Pays Tribute to Aged Care Workers

Wednesday, 19 April 2017, 9:05 am | United Future NZ Party

Ohariu MP Peter Dunne has paid tribute to and congratulated local aged care workers following the announcement of the $2 billion settlement of their pay equity claim. “I have met with local aged care workers on a number of occasions, and have seen ... More >>

Government Would Be ‘Short Sighted” To Rule Out Visitor Levy

Monday, 3 April 2017, 4:57 pm | United Future NZ Party

United Future leader Hon Peter Dunne says that a failure to introduce an overseas visitor levy to help fund conservation infrastructure would be “short-sighted and disappointing.” More >>

Afghanistan Inquiry Now Inevitable - Dunne

Friday, 24 March 2017, 11:43 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Hon Peter Dunne says an inquiry into allegations New Zealand SAS forces were involved in an incident that led to civilian deaths in Afghanistan now seems inevitable. More >>

Hughes Bill Reckless For Students - Dunne

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 5:13 pm | United Future NZ Party

Hughes Bill Reckless For Students - Dunne   UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne, has voted against the Student Loan Scheme (First Home Repayment Diversion) Amendment Bill this afternoon.   "This is a reckless Bill from the same party that has ... More >>

Ohariu Residents Keen for News on Johnsonville Mall Upgrade

Friday, 10 March 2017, 10:03 am | United Future NZ Party

10 March 2017 OHARIU RESIDENTS KEEN FOR NEWS ON JOHNSONVILLE MALL UPGRADE Ohariu MP Hon Peter Dunne says he is getting a clear message from northern suburbs residents about the length of time it is taking for the long-awaited Johnsonville Mall upgrade ... More >>

Racist Pamphlet Outrages Dunne

Thursday, 9 March 2017, 3:32 pm | United Future NZ Party

Ohariu MP Hon Peter Dunne has condemned pamphlets being distributed in the Ohariu electorate by a group called the Rolling Thunder as “disgraceful, despicable racist bigotry.” He says two pamphlets about Treaty of Waitangi issues have been dropped ... More >>

Great News on Forest of Tane

Tuesday, 7 March 2017, 4:13 pm | United Future NZ Party

Ohariu MP Hon Peter Dunne has welcomed the Wellington City Council’s decision to purchase Tawa’s Forest of Tane to preserve it for the recreational enjoyment of local people. More >>

Time to change inflexible government superannuation rules

Monday, 6 March 2017, 11:33 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne, is calling upon the Government to introduce UnitedFuture’s Flexi-Super policy as well as make KiwiSaver compulsory, to ensure the sustainability of the New Zealand Superannuation scheme into the long term. More >>

People Must Come Before Politics in Immigration Discussion

Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 3:58 pm | United Future NZ Party

Recent reported numbers on immigration into New Zealand should not be used by political parties to make policy on the fly, says UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne. More >>

Government's 1080 Plans Symptomatic Of Wider Worrying Trend

Monday, 27 February 2017, 10:47 am | United Future NZ Party

United Future leader Hon Peter Dunne says the Government’s announcement that decision-making regarding the use of 1080 is to be centralised is a slap in the face for regional New Zealand. More >>

UnitedFuture Ticks One Environmental Goal Off The List

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 4:13 pm | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader, Hon Peter Dunne is welcoming today’s announcement on new freshwater standards that endorses UnitedFuture’s environmental vision. More >>

 

 

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