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Government Should Legislate For COVID-related Rates Freezes

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 3:34 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

The Government needs to step in to help households and businesses struggling with day to day costs by legislating for a rates freeze across all local authorities, says Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross. Mr Ross questioned Finance Minister Grant Robertson ... More >>

Ross Calls Out Lies On Reeves Road Flyover

Saturday, 2 May 2020, 5:13 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

The incumbent Member of Parliament for Botany Jami-Lee Ross is calling out two National Party candidates for misleading East Auckland voters on the Reeves Road Flyover. “The press release today from Simeon Brown and Christopher Luxon on the Reeves ... More >>

Statement Of Jami-lee Ross - "Spoke Up Now Set Up"

Thursday, 20 February 2020, 9:50 am | Jami-Lee Ross

Just like donations to political parties, the justice system should be open and transparent. That is what I believe and have sought. Until now, however, I have been unable to make a public statement regarding these allegations, despite wanting to ... More >>

Foreign donation loophole still wide open

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 2:04 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross says the Government’s foreign donation ban is a ban in name only. More >>

Statement on Botany from Jami-Lee Ross

Thursday, 10 October 2019, 7:56 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

I have always welcomed a good, old-fashioned, grassroots election campaign. I fight hard and tough for our community and constituents. More >>

No suicide reduction target concerning

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 1:26 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross says he's encouraged the Government has decided to accept or further consider 38 of the 40 recommendations stemming from its Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction. More >>

Ngaro’s support of “abortion equals Holocaust”

Sunday, 19 May 2019, 12:35 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross says Alfred Ngaro’s support for a group comparing abortion to the Holocaust needs scrutiny. More >>

Ross supports call for action on donations

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 2:53 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross is backing calls by academic Professor Anne-Marie Brady for action to be taken to reduce the threat to New Zealand of foreign influence from overseas donations. More >>

MP's mental health podcast launches

Sunday, 28 April 2019, 12:27 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross has launched a new mental health-related podcast, JLR Unfiltered . More >>

Union biting the hand that feeds

Wednesday, 11 January 2012, 11:14 am | Jami-Lee Ross

The latest development in the protracted Ports of Auckland industrial dispute must give all parties to the issue pause for thought. Continued industrial action would adversely affect the Port even further and could undermine the Maritime Union's very ... More >>

Jami-Lee Ross – the local candidate for Botany

Wednesday, 15 December 2010, 2:06 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Auckland Councillor Jami-Lee Ross has announced he will be seeking selection for the National Party candidacy for the Botany by election. Mr Ross says he is saddened that his local MP Pansy Wong has decided to resign from Parliament. “Pansy was ... More >>

Secretive CCO Board Appointments Not On

Sunday, 28 November 2010, 12:11 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Media Release 28 November 2010 Jami-Lee Ross Auckland Councillor Secretive CCO Board Appointments Not On An Auckland Councillor is hitting out at plans to appoint directors of Auckland Council Controlled Organisations in secret later this week. On Thursday ... More >>

Councillor calls on Council to respect Howick name

Monday, 8 November 2010, 11:38 am | Jami-Lee Ross

Auckland Councillor for Howick, Jami-Lee Ross, is calling on the Auckland Council to respect the Howick community's desire to be called Howick. More >>

Newsletter from Dick Quax And Jami-Lee Ross

Wednesday, 23 June 2010, 9:28 am | Jami-Lee Ross

Te Irirangi gone - Welcome to Howick We are pleased Parliament has listened to the community's concerns and passed a law to name our community Howick. The previously proposed name, Te Irirangi, is no longer in contention. More >>

More questions than answers over credit card

Friday, 11 June 2010, 12:23 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

Manukau Mayor Len Brown’s partial release of credit card spending during his mayoral term leaves more questions than answers, say two Manukau City Councillors. More >>

Manukau Council debates tino rangatiratanga flag

Tuesday, 2 February 2010, 9:30 am | Jami-Lee Ross

For the third time in two years Manukau City Council is again set to debate whether the tino rangatiratanga flag should be flown at Council offices on Waitangi Day. More >>

Positive Council U-turn on pre-school recycling

Friday, 20 June 2008, 12:17 am | Jami-Lee Ross

Manukau City Council’s decision to provide recycling services to early childhood education centres later this year is being welcomed by Howick Councillor Jami-Lee Ross. More >>

Interim wastewater decision unacceptable

Friday, 16 May 2008, 9:36 am | Jami-Lee Ross

Despite mounting public concern over the continuation of Manukau City’s unpopular wastewater charges, an interim decision by the Council says the fixed residential wastewater charges are here to stay. More >>

City Council rejects community recycling service

Thursday, 15 May 2008, 5:30 pm | Jami-Lee Ross

A Manukau City councillor has criticised his council and its Mayor for rejecting a move to extend recycling services to community organisations in Manukau. More >>

Manukau City Council drops fight for Vector assets

Friday, 18 April 2008, 10:47 am | Jami-Lee Ross

The Manukau City Council yesterday decided to drop its opposition to the continued existence of the Auckland Energy Consumer Trust (AECT). At a meeting held to debate the Council’s submission to the Royal Commission of Inquiry on Auckland Governance ... More >>