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Dunne Speaks - The Panama Papers Fall-out

Friday, 29 April 2016, 10:39 am | United Future NZ Party

DUNNE SPEAKS Friday 29 April New Zealand’s tax system is generally well-regarded. In part that is because of our focus on a broad base, low rate approach to personal and corporate taxation, and in part it is because our system is relatively easy to ... More >>

Dunnes Speaks: Fluoridation Changes

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 9:22 am | United Future NZ Party

The decision to make District Health Boards, not local councils, responsible for fluoridation is an obvious one, and seems to have been well received. More >>

Flag Referendum Needs To Look Out For Future Generations

Thursday, 3 March 2016, 12:42 pm | United Future NZ Party

United Future Party President, Damian Light is encouraging New Zealanders to vote for future generations in the upcoming referendum on New Zealand’s flag. More >>

Dunne Speaks: Amnesty and Family Violence reports

Thursday, 25 February 2016, 12:12 pm | United Future NZ Party

Two reports caught my eye this week. First was the Amnesty International Report on Human Rights in New Zealand, and the second was the report of the Family Violence Review Committee on the state of domestic violence in New Zealand. More >>

Time to Review Clean Slate Act

Tuesday, 23 February 2016, 9:06 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne is supporting calls to review the Clean Slate Act 2004, saying it is too rigid in practice, and leaving too many people having old criminal records. Mr Dunne says that the Clean Slate Act was designed to allow minor ... More >>

Dunne Speaks

Thursday, 21 January 2016, 10:36 am | United Future NZ Party

Dunne Speaks 21 January 2016 Welcome to 2016! May the year ahead fulfil your dreams and aspirations. 2016 has begun with New Zealand continuing to tiptoe – always seemingly reluctantly and certainly gingerly – around the issues of its identity ... More >>

UnitedFuture Welcomes New Recreational Fishing Parks

Tuesday, 12 January 2016, 10:25 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne has welcomed the Government's proposals to establish new recreational fishing parks in the Marlborough Sounds and the Hauraki Gulf. More >>

Dunne: “United Future Bold, Not Bland”

Saturday, 28 November 2015, 6:03 pm | United Future NZ Party

United Future leader Peter Dunne says the Party should be recognised for its boldness, not derided as bland. More >>

Dunne Speaks: 12/11/2015

Thursday, 12 November 2015, 8:46 am | United Future NZ Party

Somewhere along the way this week the plot got well and truly lost. Uproar in Parliament, walk-outs, protests and people shouting at and over each other may be all good theatre, a modern form of gladiators in the arena if you like, but after it is over, the fact ... More >>

No Need for Greens Renewable Energy Bill

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 5:31 pm | United Future NZ Party

United Future did not support Green MP, Gareth Hughes’ energy Bill because it is unnecessary said UnitedFuture Leader Peter Dunne. More >>

Dunne Speaks

Thursday, 24 September 2015, 9:11 am | United Future NZ Party

24 September 2015 Four months ago I began a public consultation process on the future of New Zealand’s Fire Service. The reason was simple – the basic structure of the Fire Service has not changed since the late 1940s, despite its nationalisation ... More >>

Dunne Speaks: Are the Politics of Moderation Dead?

Thursday, 17 September 2015, 10:12 am | United Future NZ Party

Guardian political writer David Torrance says the election of Jeremy Corbyn as leader of the British Labour Party and the earlier rise of Nigel Farage and UKIP mark the death of moderation in politics and the rise of a new breed of anti-politician, governed ... More >>

Dunne Speaks: What to do about Child Abuse

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 3:26 pm | United Future NZ Party

Every day the government collects information about some aspect or other of our lives. Whenever we interact with a government agency, some sort of record is generated about us. A visit to the doctor, the pharmacist, the local school, the Police, paying a ... More >>

Dunne: a Positive First Step on Refugees

Monday, 7 September 2015, 3:52 pm | United Future NZ Party

United Future leader Peter Dunne says today’s announcement that New Zealand will accept an additional 750 refugees over the next two and a half years is a positive first step. More >>

Dunne: Government Has Got Refugee Stance Wrong

Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 9:25 am | United Future NZ Party

UnitedFuture leader Peter Dunne says the Government has ”got it wrong” on the refugee issue. More >>

Peter Dunne: reopening of Wellington Central Fire Station

Sunday, 30 August 2015, 7:27 pm | United Future NZ Party

150th Anniversary and Reopening of Wellington Central Fire Station – 2 Oriental Parade, Te Aro, Wellington More >>

Dunne Speaks - So is NZTA above the law?

Thursday, 13 August 2015, 11:21 am | United Future NZ Party

The news that NZTA staff had racked up 8,500 speeding infringements over a nine month period was bad enough, but the subsequent comment from the chief executive that probably no more than 50 staff were involved turned bad enough into sheer farce. On the basis ... More >>

Prison Violence Should Be Eliminated Wherever It Occurs

Friday, 24 July 2015, 11:54 am | United Future NZ Party

“The current allegations about what has been happening at the SERCO run Mt Eden prison are appalling, and SERCO needs to be held to account. More >>

Dunne Speaks on Auckland Property Sales

Thursday, 23 July 2015, 8:44 am | United Future NZ Party

Labour’s crass playing of the race card over property sales in Auckland will have shocked many decent, middle of the road voters. Sadly, it will have also emboldened many of our closet racists to believe their latent prejudice has been given new credibility. ... More >>

Peter Dunne: Implementing Medicines New Zealand 2015 to 2020

Sunday, 28 June 2015, 5:26 pm | United Future NZ Party

Good evening and welcome to the launch of Implementing Medicines New Zealand, the new medicines action plan. More >>



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