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West Coasters deserve longer consultation

June 21, 2022 Share

Jacqui Dean

The Government’s desire to push through the reclassification of stewardship land on the West Coast does nothing to allay the fears of the communities affected, National’s Conservation spokesperson Jacqui Dean says.

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More staff, worse outcomes at NZTA

June 21, 2022 Share

Simeon Brown

Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency has more staff but is delivering worse outcomes for New Zealanders, National’s Transport spokesperson Simeon Brown says.

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Government should apologise, not appeal

June 20, 2022 Share

Chris Bishop

The Government should quit while it’s behind and rule out appealing the Grounded Kiwis High Court judgment says National’s COVID-19 Spokesperson Chris Bishop.

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New Justice Minister misleads from the start

June 20, 2022 Share

Paul Goldsmith

Newly appointed Justice Minister, Kiri Allan, is already misleading New Zealanders a week into the role, National’s Justice spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says.

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Stretched fire stations can’t keep doors open

June 19, 2022 Share

Todd Muller

Fire and Emergency New Zealand’s resourcing issues are continuing to mount with a number of fire stations unable to stay open because crews are too stretched, National’s Fire and Emergency spokesperson Todd Muller says.

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Luxon welcomes Tauranga by-election result

June 18, 2022 Share

Christopher Luxon

“I thank the people of Tauranga for their unequivocal election of National’s Sam Uffindell as the city’s new MP,” National Party Leader Christopher Luxon says.

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Minister needs to front on electoral changes

June 18, 2022 Share

Paul Goldsmith

New Justice Minister Kiritapu Allan needs to explain why the Government thinks New Zealand should ditch equal voting rights for all and accountability at the ballot box, National’s Justice spokesperson Paul Goldsmith says

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Transparency needed over ED wait times

June 17, 2022 Share

Dr Shane Reti

Lessons need to be learned from any contribution that long waiting times played in the tragic death of a patient at Middlemore Hospital this week, National Party Health Spokesperson Dr Shane Reti says.

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Light Rail going nowhere under Labour

June 17, 2022 Share

Simeon Brown

Nearly $60 million has been spent so far and the Auckland Light Rail project is still going nowhere under Labour, National’s Transport spokesperson Simeon Brown says.

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More economic bad news for struggling Kiwis

June 16, 2022 Share

Nicola Willis

Today’s release of GDP data is more bad news for New Zealanders already struggling with the cost of living crisis, National’s Finance spokesperson Nicola Willis says.

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