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More Evidence Of Broken Promises From Labour

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 3:52 pm | New Zealand National Party

Stats released today show Emergency Housing grants were at record high in the September quarter despite promises from Labour to solve the housing crisis and end homelessness, National’s Social Development spokesperson Louise Upston and Simon O’Connor Social ... More >>

Dire Economic Warning For New Zealanders

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 2:02 pm | New Zealand National Party

The International Monetary Fund’s dire economic forecasts paint a grim picture of the New Zealand economy under Labour, National’s Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. IMF forecasts released this week show New Zealand’s economy is expected to ... More >>

Labour’s Health Policy Doesn’t Even Include The Word Rural

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 10:06 am | New Zealand National Party

Labour cares so little for rural communities that the word ‘rural’ doesn’t even appear in their health policy, National’s Health spokesperson Dr Shane Reti says. “For all of their talk there is no kindness to rural communities or recognition ... More >>

Labour Failed To Deliver On Their Key Promises

Thursday, 15 October 2020, 9:01 am | New Zealand National Party

Back in 2017 Labour claimed they would be a transformational government but they have failed on almost all of their policy promises to New Zealanders, National’s Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. “Labour campaigned on fixing New Zealand’s ... More >>

National Caring For New Zealand’s Senior Citizens

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 10:33 am | New Zealand National Party

A National Government will ensure an environment where senior citizens feel safe, respected and well looked after, Leader of the National Party Judith Collins and National’s Seniors spokesperson Tim Macindoe say. “Seniors deserve respect and ... More >>

A Choice With Labour – Drowning In Debt Or Higher Taxes?

Wednesday, 14 October 2020, 9:35 am | New Zealand National Party

Labour’s inability to control their spending means they will either drown New Zealand in a sea of debt or burden hardworking New Zealanders with higher taxes, National’s Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. “Labour have a track record ... More >>

National To Give Young Kiwis A Better Start At Life

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 1:06 pm | New Zealand National Party

National believes that young people are the future of New Zealand and that we must be providing them with opportunities to gain skills and knowledge that can be used to thrive in the modern world, National’s Youth spokesperson Simeon Brown says. ... More >>

More Than A Million Kiwis Would Pay Wealth Tax

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 11:49 am | New Zealand National Party

The Greens are spreading misinformation about how many people would be liable for a wealth tax, National’s Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. New data from Stats NZ, provided to New Zealand Initiative Chief Economist Eric Crampton, suggests ... More >>

Labour’s Call For PHARMAC Review Cynical

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 10:44 am | New Zealand National Party

Labour’s call for a review of PHARMAC is cynical, considering they blocked a review from occurring just last year, National’s Health spokesperson Dr Shane Reti says. In April 2019 a review was voted on by the Health Select Committee but the motion ... More >>

National Will Build Petone To Grenada Link Road

Tuesday, 13 October 2020, 10:34 am | New Zealand National Party

A National Government would build the Petone to Grenada Link Road, including the Cross Valley Link, National Party Leader Judith Collins confirmed in Grenada today. “Building the Petone to Grenada Link should be a key priority for the region. But ... More >>

Who Is Doing The Misinforming, Ms. Ardern?

Monday, 12 October 2020, 12:40 pm | New Zealand National Party

Confusion and mixed messages over taxes indicate where a future Labour-Green Government would head, says National Party Leader Judith Collins. “Two Minsters outside Cabinet continue to insist that deals on a wealth tax and a Capital Gains Tax are still on ... More >>

National Will Launch A Global PhD Scholarship Scheme

Monday, 12 October 2020, 12:28 pm | New Zealand National Party

A National Government will add expertise to New Zealand’s technology sector by launching a Global PhD Scholarship scheme, Leader of the National Party Judith Collins says. “This is part of National’s ambitious goal to double the size of New Zealand’s ... More >>

Higher Taxes Inevitable Under Labour

Monday, 12 October 2020, 10:04 am | New Zealand National Party

Protests from Jacinda Ardern and Grant Robertson do nothing to change the fact that higher taxes are inevitable under Labour, National’s Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. “Labour’s fiscal pamphlet, which already includes higher income ... More >>

National Out To Stop The Wealth Tax

Sunday, 11 October 2020, 9:04 am | New Zealand National Party

National Party Leader Judith Collins is campaigning across Auckland today to bring out the vote for National. She will link up with party volunteers across the city as voting continues. “We are taking the message to all corners of Auckland to show ... More >>

Labour Fudging More Numbers

Saturday, 10 October 2020, 11:56 am | New Zealand National Party

The number of jobs likely to be created by yesterday’s announcement for $100 million for marae don’t stack up and won’t secure Kiwis’ future in long-term employment, Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. “The most ridiculous claim is in Canterbury ... More >>

Supporting New Zealand’s Proud Wine Industry

Friday, 9 October 2020, 10:01 am | New Zealand National Party

A National Government will give New Zealand’s wine industry the tools to continue making a valuable contribution to our economy, National Party Leader Judith Collins and Viticulture spokesperson Stuart Smith say. “New Zealand wineries produce world-class ... More >>

A Labour/Greens Govt Would Introduce A Wealth Tax

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 11:23 am | New Zealand National Party

It’s clear a Labour/Greens Government would implement a radical Wealth Tax after reports this morning the Wealth Tax was specifically designed to circumvent their promise not to introduce a Capital Gains Tax, Leader of the National Party Judith ... More >>

Ardern Needs To Explain ‘pathetic’ Covid Testing

Thursday, 8 October 2020, 11:23 am | New Zealand National Party

Jacinda Ardern needs to explain why ‘pathetically low’ testing rates were part of her Government’s plan to keep Kiwis safe from Covid-19, Leader of the Opposition Judith Collins says. Reports this morning that health professionals were raising ... More >>

Outrageous Use Of Taxpayer Funds So Close To The Election

Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 2:56 pm | New Zealand National Party

It is outrageous if reports are correct that Finance Minister Grant Robertson has signed off $100 million of taxpayer money to upgrade marae around the country after voting has started, National’s Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says. “Shane ... More >>

National To Better Support Manufacturing Sector

Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 11:08 am | New Zealand National Party

A National Government would better support the manufacturing sector by reducing taxes, slashing costs and upskilling the workforce, National’s spokesperson for Small Business and Manufacturing Andrew Bayly says. “The manufacturing sector accounts ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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