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“When Does The Team Of 5 Million Become The Gang Of 4 Million?” Asks New Conservative

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 8:35 am | New Conservative

The Prime Minister’s warm smile is wearing off, and we can see the Labour government’s lack of compassion underneath. This is not the ‘Kind NZ”, that Labour promised. This is not the kind of New Zealand we know or want.  Instead of taking ... More >>

Bipartisan Housing Policy Falls Short

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 6:53 am | New Conservative

New Conservative is glad to see a bipartisan approach to housing policy. Unfortunately, however, the policy shows how out of touch both Labour and National are with the practicalities of suburban housing planning, and the consultative process that local ... More >>

Project 90%? Let's Discuss

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 7:09 am | New Conservative

New Conservative says it is time we had an open discussion in relation to the “one size fits all” prevention and treatment mandated by this government for Covid 19. A year ago we were told many times that the “Vaccine is not the silver bullet.” ... More >>

Opposition Complicit In Labour's Abuse

Monday, 11 October 2021, 7:07 pm | New Conservative

“When it comes to Covid, Act is Labour’s main cheerleader,” says New Conservative Co-Leader Ted Johnston. Labour last week stated that, a vaccination certificate will be imposed by November this year, and a vaccination passport will soon be implemented. ... More >>

New Conservative Leadership Announcement

Monday, 11 October 2021, 7:22 am | New Conservative

New Conservative is pleased to announce the appointment of interim Co-Leaders, Helen Houghton and Ted Johnston. For the year to date we have been led by the Board. It has been encouraging to see we have maintained our results in the polls, and people ... More >>

Labour Continues To Fail

Tuesday, 5 October 2021, 6:56 pm | New Conservative

“Labour’s new ‘road map’ to level 3 is more like a treasure hunt, with little treasure to find,” states Ted Johnston, New Conservative Spokesman. New Conservative states that the new Level 3 rules appear to be a political decision to stop loss ... More >>

Labour Creating Second Class Citizens

Sunday, 3 October 2021, 6:14 pm | New Conservative

New Conservative states that the NZ Labour government’s plans to require vaccinations for employment and access to public and private facilities and amenities is an injust and unnecessary attack on our freedoms. It robs us of our freedom of choice. We have ... More >>

Lockdowns Must Stop

Tuesday, 28 September 2021, 7:07 am | New Conservative

New Conservative states the Labour government’s Covid 19 response strategy of ongoing lockdowns must stop. New Zealanders are tired of these continued restrictions on movement and freedom. Businesses are suffering with people digging into their ... More >>

Lemming-like Mental Health Hiring Practices Won’t Solve Mental Health Staffing Issues

Sunday, 26 September 2021, 8:32 pm | New Conservative

“A recent Government-commissioned report to assess the progress made on their 2019 $1.9 billion mental health initiative is being hampered by lemming-like beliefs and assumptions that risk tipping the entire $1.9 billion over an ideological cliff,” ... More >>

New Conservative supports rights of Defence force personnel

Friday, 17 September 2021, 9:22 am | New Conservative

Recently, the NZDF (New Zealand Defence Force) mandated that all personnel take the COVID-19 vaccine as a part of the baseline medical requirements for deployment in NZ and overseas. This decision has a far-reaching impact on service men and women ... More >>

New Conservative Rejects Anti-Democratic Name Changes

Thursday, 16 September 2021, 9:22 am | New Conservative

New Conservative says there is no demand from the New Zealand public for a renaming of our country and place names. Recent polling from Hobson’s Pledge shows that 64% of New Zealanders oppose such a change. More >>

Labour Belatedly Acts On Terrorism Laws

Sunday, 5 September 2021, 7:56 pm | New Conservative

New Conservative believes that Labour has delayed on very important terrorism safety legislation, because of its constant focus on laws grounded in their ideology. The terrorism laws have needed urgent action since at least March 2019, and only this ... More >>

The Fall Of Afghanistan

Sunday, 22 August 2021, 4:31 pm | New Conservative

New Conservative agrees that what the world has witnessed in Afghanistan is a tragedy. Twenty years of Western investment - time, money and most significantly life - has been undone in just three weeks. The ability of the Taliban to regain control of ... More >>

Why Not Trust The Team Of Five Million?

Saturday, 21 August 2021, 6:36 am | New Conservative

New Conservative recognises the need for caution and the focus on containing this virus in the fastest and best possible way, but we are concerned that the people of New Zealand are not being trusted by this government to join them in treating ... More >>

Building Industry In Crisis

Thursday, 29 July 2021, 8:50 am | New Conservative

Materials shortages, labour shortages, supply delays and increased costs are now all part of the everyday experience of those in the building industry. From talking to people across the industry, I have heard of issues like: Merchant shelves are ... More >>

Freedom For All

Saturday, 24 July 2021, 6:26 am | New Conservative

New Conservative stands for Human Rights, freedom for all, our freedom, and freedom as stated in the NZ Bill of Rights Act. Our Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, is working hard to silence the words we speak through so-called ‘hate speech’ laws so we ... More >>

Time To Review Lockdowns

Thursday, 1 July 2021, 8:37 am | New Conservative

Let’s think again about lockdowns and their widespread impact. After one couple caused 500,000 people in the wider Wellington region to be in level 2 lockdown for a week, it is time to ask “are lockdowns the best response to Covid?” The initial ... More >>

The Elephant In The Room – NZ's Broken Education System

Wednesday, 9 June 2021, 7:01 am | New Conservative

We are failing a generation of children in academics when schools are expected to address every social issue of the day. Many educators are fed up with the constant push to deliver more content that addresses sexuality over the critical sliding ranking ... More >>

5% Threshold A Labour/ National Monopoly

Friday, 21 May 2021, 5:32 am | New Conservative

The Electoral Commission has impartially recommended a reduction of the 5% MMP threshold to 4%, to improve NZ’s voting system. Justice Minister Fa’afoi’s comment that it would have “significant implications,” amounts to tossing it away for another ... More >>

Housing Still Needing Real Solutions

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 2:08 pm | New Conservative

After the failure of Kiwibuild to deliver 10,000 houses per year, the government has announced its latest plan to solve the housing crisis. There are many facets that work together to create the housing crisis we face today. Price, affordability, ... More >>