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Let’s Stop The Lies

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Let’s Stop The Lies

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Let’s Stop The Lies Fairfax claimed before 446,287 votes were even counted in the 2017 General Election that I was holding the country to ransom. Second, that I had tried to get a deal on an electorate seat. Today’s editorial is slovenly and deceitful in the extreme […]

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Bird of the Year – Loving Aotearoa

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bird of the Year – Loving Aotearoa

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bird of the Year – Loving Aotearoa I love that I live in a country where there is a competition for ‘Bird of the Year’. Right now, around New Zealand, there are teams and campaigns promoting the attributes of our native birds; from the famous kākāpo creeping around […]

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A Post Election Update

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on A Post Election Update

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: A Post Election Update It’s the start of another week and I wanted to give you a quick update on what’s happening in relation to our efforts to form a new Government for New Zealand. We’ve been working hard to ensure that the issues that we care about […]

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Board Members’ Privacy

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Board Members’ Privacy

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Board Members’ Privacy New Zealand First values our board members’ privacy, says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. “They are not politicians but New Zealanders who believe in the party and wish to make a contribution to the decision-making process. “They give up their valuable spare […]

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Bloodiest, Saddest Day In NZ’s Military History

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bloodiest, Saddest Day In NZ’s Military History

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bloodiest, Saddest Day In NZ’s Military History New Zealand First is calling for a report into how best New Zealand can commemorate the bloodiest and saddest day in the country’s military history, says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. “In just a few hours 843 […]

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Condolences From NZ First

By   /  October 10, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Condolences From NZ First

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Condolences From NZ First New Zealand First extends its sympathy to former New Zealand First MP Ria Bond who has been hit with personal tragedy, says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. “Ms Bond’s nephew was killed in a car crash on the Dipton Winton […]

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National’s focus on forming strong government

By   /  October 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Coalition Political Parties, General Election 2017, National Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on National’s focus on forming strong government

Source: National Party – Headline: National’s focus on forming strong government With all the votes now counted it is clear that National has finished ten seats ahead of the Labour Party and also ahead of the Labour/Green grouping, says National Party Leader Bill English. “I want to thank the more than 1.15 million voters that […]

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Hatchet Job Becomes An Analysis

By   /  October 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Hatchet Job Becomes An Analysis

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Hatchet Job Becomes An Analysis The Stuff article titled A brief history of Winston Raymond Peters should have been assigned to the reject pile and never published. “The author proclaims he relied on the book Winston First by Martin Hames for much of the detail,” says New […]

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Stuff article

By   /  October 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Stuff article

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Stuff article STUFF (ARCHIVES) You’ve probably known Winston Peters your whole life, but there’s plenty you won’t know about him. ANALYSIS: Imagine describing Winston Peters to a foreigner. It’s almost impossible. Without living in New Zealand for a good few years, watching Peters careen from one issue to […]

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New measures needed to stem flow of fresh water pollution

By   /  October 5, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on New measures needed to stem flow of fresh water pollution

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New measures needed to stem flow of fresh water pollution Eugenie Sage MP on Thursday, October 5, 2017 – 11:37 New research showing that three quarters of fresh water pollution is coming from streams exempt from fencing requirements means that new measures are needed to stop the pollution […]

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Joyce Robertson

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Joyce Robertson

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Joyce Robertson New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters said he will miss his friend and party stalwart Joyce Robertson immensely. “Joyce was with us from the beginning when we founded New Zealand First in 1993. “She worked tirelessly, mentored many new party workers and was […]

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Road safety needs to be a higher priority for next govt

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Road safety needs to be a higher priority for next govt

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Road safety needs to be a higher priority for next govt Julie-Anne Genter MP on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 – 11:06 Official advice released to the Green Party under the Official Information Act shows that the previous National Government dismissed an option to make road safety its most […]

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Petrol Companies Should Foot Bill, Not Taxpayers

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Petrol Companies Should Foot Bill, Not Taxpayers

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Petrol Companies Should Foot Bill, Not Taxpayers The big petrol companies should foot the bill for the NZ Defence Force helping out after the blow-out of the Marsden Point to Auckland pipeline, says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. “Why should the NZ Defence Force […]

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pipeline

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on pipeline

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: pipeline The NZ Defence Force says it is absorbing the cost of coming to the rescue of the fuel industry following the failure of the pipeline from Marsden Point to Auckland. During the response to the crisis, the Defence Force provided drivers for fuel tankers, petrol specialists […]

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Rising road toll requires commitment to Vision Zero road safety plan

By   /  October 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Rising road toll requires commitment to Vision Zero road safety plan

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Rising road toll requires commitment to Vision Zero road safety plan Julie-Anne Genter MP on Monday, October 2, 2017 – 12:49 The next government needs to commit to a goal of zero harm on our roads to address the rapidly rising numbers of people being killed on them, […]

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Help Us Move Forward

By   /  October 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand Political Party, Political Parties, Politics, The Opportunities Party, TOP  /  Comments Off on Help Us Move Forward

Source: The Opportunities Party – TOP – Headline: Help Us Move Forward As most of you who have followed along will know, we are driven by evidence based policy that will make New Zealand better for all those living here.  In the aftermath of the election, we want to find out how successful we were […]

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Calls To New Zealand First Are Responded To

By   /  October 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Calls To New Zealand First Are Responded To

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Calls To New Zealand First Are Responded To Media reports that calls from other political parties to New Zealand First and Winston Peters are not being responded to, are again simply false. First, the staff of New Zealand First have been, and are, in contact with staff […]

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Greens welcome call to action from environmental leaders

By   /  October 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens welcome call to action from environmental leaders

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens welcome call to action from environmental leaders James Shaw MP on Sunday, October 1, 2017 – 11:51 The Green Party today welcomed a call from leaders of seven key environmental organisations for the major political parties to prioritise protecting the environment. The challenge, supported by Forest & […]

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Cullen Fund Performs, But National Taxes It

By   /  September 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Cullen Fund Performs, But National Taxes It

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Cullen Fund Performs, But National Taxes It National should apologise to New Zealanders for robbing their NZ Super nest egg. “Taxing the NZ Superannuation Fund, and not making taxpayer contributions for 10 years is a serious economic loser,” says New Zealand First Leader Rt Hon Winston Peters. […]

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Official Cash Rate Shows Complacency

By   /  September 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, New Zealand, New Zealand First, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Official Cash Rate Shows Complacency

Source: New Zealand First – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Official Cash Rate Shows Complacency Today’s announcement that the Official Cash Rate (OCR) will be left unchanged at 1.75 per cent maintains the tone of complacency on New Zealand’s economic outlook. “Beneath the veneer of stability large risks are lurking in the global economy,” says New Zealand […]

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