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Winston Peters - Budget 2022

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 4:26 pm | New Zealand First Party

It's a 'cost of living crisis' not a 'spending on living crisis'. Throwing more and more money at a black-hole for kiwis to spend is akin to the famous saying: "...it's like standing in a bucket and trying to pull yourself up by the handle." More >>

Maori Party Is ‘The Pot Calling The Kettle White’

Friday, 13 May 2022, 2:27 pm | New Zealand First Party

“The Māori Party announcing that they are not standing in the Tauranga by-election because it is a ‘safety issue’ due to ‘racism’ is a ridiculous insult to the voters and just plain wrong,” says Rt Hon Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand ... More >>

Winston Peters: Mallard Must Immediately Face Vote Of No Confidence

Wednesday, 4 May 2022, 4:33 pm | New Zealand First Party

The debacle we have witnessed over the past few days created by Trevor Mallard’s dictatorial and bullyboy behaviour, is just another in a long list of examples of his unsuitability to remain in his role as Speaker. Today in his press release he ... More >>

Mallard’s Wrongful Actions Must Be Held To Account

Wednesday, 4 May 2022, 2:43 pm | New Zealand First Party

After being contacted by the media, and checking my emails, not the doorstep, I have learnt that the trespass notice issued to me has been withdrawn as at 1:39pm today. It should not have taken the threat of a judicial review for the speaker to ... More >>

Peters Announces Judicial Review Action

Wednesday, 4 May 2022, 10:32 am | New Zealand First Party

After carefully considering advice from my lawyers, I have decided to seek a judicial review of the decision made by Trevor Mallard to trespass me from parliament grounds. This is not about whether former Members of Parliament should be treated differently ... More >>

Mallard's Precinct Decision Loses The Plot

Tuesday, 3 May 2022, 11:52 am | New Zealand First Party

I have found out that the Speaker of the House, Trevor Mallard, has trespassed me from parliament grounds for a period of two years. This dictatorial behaviour by Mallard, supported by Labour, should be reserved for third world banana republics. ... More >>

Three Waters Announcement The Sow’s Ear Of A Separatist Agenda

Friday, 29 April 2022, 11:11 am | New Zealand First Party

“Labour’s Three Waters announcement today is nothing but a ‘faux backdown’ which has only occurred due to massive public backlash and the calculated loss of political capital they would endure,” says Rt Hon Winston Peters Leader of New ... More >>

Co-governance Must Be Stopped Now – Not 2026

Friday, 25 March 2022, 11:31 am | New Zealand First Party

“The insidious creep of the racist, separatist, secretive co-governance agenda must be stopped now – we simply cannot wait for a referendum in four years’ time,” says Rt Hon Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First.   “The only future ... More >>

Marsden Point Pipes Being Filled With Concrete - Blatant Economic Treason

Tuesday, 22 March 2022, 10:34 am | New Zealand First Party

“The revelation that the government is allowing the Marsden Point Oil Refinery pipes to be filled with concrete shows an astonishing level of economic ignorance,” says Rt Hon Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First. “At a time when we have ... More >>

Sadness At The Passing Of A Great New Zealander - Sir Wira Gardiner

Friday, 18 March 2022, 11:19 am | New Zealand First Party

“Sir Wira Gardiner was a great New Zealander with a very distinguished record in military, public, and business life.” says the Rt. Hon Winston Peters. "Coming from a very large family and economic hardship he nevertheless distinguished himself ... More >>

Prime Minister In On The Three Waters He Puapua Deception

Wednesday, 9 March 2022, 2:42 pm | New Zealand First Party

The Multi-Party Working Group has not come up with a compromise on the Government’s “Three Waters” reforms. Allowing Councils shares in what they already own is not a concession but a con because share ownership with out control is meaningless ... More >>

This Protest Could Have Ended Weeks Ago

Wednesday, 23 February 2022, 3:12 pm | New Zealand First Party

If the government had opened dialogue on day one – as governments have done with every other protest on the grounds of parliament, we wouldn’t be in this position to begin with. The reason they didn’t is because, for the first time in living ... More >>

Covid Modelling Data Must Be Released For Public Scrutiny

Thursday, 17 February 2022, 11:47 am | New Zealand First Party

“The government’s Covid modelling being used to enforce restrictions on kiwis must be released in its entirety for public scrutiny,” says Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First. “How can the government ask us to ‘trust the science’ ... More >>

Remove Damaging Mandates, Reinstate All Jobs, Let All Kiwis Work

Monday, 14 February 2022, 11:20 am | New Zealand First Party

“It’s long since time to remove these unnecessarily damaging mandates and give kiwis back their right to work,” says Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First. “There needs to be an end to scaremongering and despotic enforcement, and a return ... More >>

These Protests Were Avoidable

Thursday, 10 February 2022, 4:21 pm | New Zealand First Party

When COVID first arrived in New Zealand we were experiencing the spread of an unknown virus that threatened health systems around the world. The fact is the world had not seen a virus like this for more than a hundred years and we were not prepared ... More >>

Fast Tracking Residency For 170000 Migrants – Return Of Failed Policies Of The Nineties

Thursday, 27 January 2022, 12:03 pm | New Zealand First Party

“Instead of wise, focused, and essential immigration, the fast tracking of residency for 170,000 immigrants on working visas is a blatant return to the dangerous unfettered immigration policies of the past thirty years,” says Winston Peters Leader of New ... More >>

Iwi Roadblocks Are What's Racist, Not The Criticism Directed At Them

Tuesday, 7 December 2021, 2:14 pm | New Zealand First Party

“Kelvin Davis’ comment that any challenging of the Northland iwi roadblocks is just ‘racist’ is as shallow as it is wrong,” says Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First. “When you set up something that is racist, criticism against ... More >>

WDC Conference Centre Decision Scandal

Friday, 26 November 2021, 2:22 pm | New Zealand First Party

“The Whangarei District Council decision today to reject a $60million offer from Central Government organised last year, through the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF), is nothing short of a scandal,” says Rt Hon Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand ... More >>

Kainga Ora Gang Members: Boot Them Out

Wednesday, 24 November 2021, 1:00 pm | New Zealand First Party

“The case of an elderly couple being abused, threatened, and intimidated by feral gang members at a next-door state house this week unfortunately is not an uncommon event,” says Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First. “The frequency of these ... More >>

New Iwi Roadblock Law: Deliberate Legislative Separatism

Monday, 22 November 2021, 11:08 am | New Zealand First Party

“Legislation passed that allows illegal iwi roadblocks to now become legal is pure legislative separatism,” says Winston Peters Leader of New Zealand First. “Not only does it allow the government to continue their dangerous separatist agenda, ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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