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Todd Muller

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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FENZ failing to fix judge’s findings

June 15, 2022 Share

Todd Muller

Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) is at breaking point after years of mismanagement, poor spending decisions and a problematic culture, National’s Fire and Emergency spokesperson Todd Muller says.

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Seven-fold increase in DOC land destroyed by wild fires concerning

May 03, 2022 Share

Todd Muller

The area of Department of Conservation (DOC) land burned in unwanted fires is rising rapidly yet the agency is doing just the bare minimum to protect land and has taken no accountability, National’s Fire and Emergency Spokesperson Todd Muller says.

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Where’s New Zealand’s FTA with the UK?

June 16, 2021 Share

Todd Muller

The Government should be feeling the pressure to lock in a Free Trade Agreement with the United Kingdom after Australia announced their deal today, National’s Trade and Export Growth spokesperson Todd Muller says.

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Stronger sunscreen standards on the horizon

March 11, 2021 Share

Todd Muller

A Member’s Bill that would make sure all sunscreens on the shelf meet our standards and provide the protection they claim has been pulled from the ballot today, Bay of Plenty MP Todd Muller says.

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Todd Muller resigns as Leader of the Opposition

July 14, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

I have taken time over the weekend to reflect on my experience over the last several weeks as Leader of the Opposition.

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Todd Muller thanks retiring MP Dr Jian Yang

July 10, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National Party Leader Todd Muller has today thanked retiring MP Dr Jian Yang for his commitment to the party and to New Zealand over the past nine years.

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National’s Plan to get New Zealand working

July 09, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National Party Leader Todd Muller has revealed the framework for the party’s Plan to create more jobs and a better economy. At a speech to the Christchurch Employers’ Chamber of Commerce today, Mr Muller outlined the five elements of National’s Plan.

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National will build Christchurch to Ashburton Expressway

July 08, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

The next National Government will drive our economy forward and create hundreds of jobs by delivering a new four-lane expressway between Christchurch and Ashburton, National Party Leader Todd Muller has announced.

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Govt’s vision fails to address today’s issues

July 07, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

The Government’s ‘Fit For a Better World’ vision for the primary sector fails to address the myriad of issues they’ve created for farmers over the past three years, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller and National’s Agriculture spokesperson David Bennett say.

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Labour admits it has no plan

July 06, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National Party Leader Todd Muller says the admission by Labour Party Leader Jacinda Ardern yesterday that her Government has run the country for three years “without a playbook” comes as no surprise.

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Labour promises are “just more KiwiBuild”

July 06, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National Leader Todd Muller says Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern’s promises today are “just more KiwiBuild”. “Nothing Labour promises you this election will be delivered – except more tax for you to pay.

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Labour can’t and won’t deliver anything

July 04, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Jacinda Ardern’s big talk today is yet more empty promises from a clumsy and incompetent Government, National Leader Todd Muller said today. “You cannot believe anything that this Prime Minister promises will be delivered except more tax,” Mr Muller said today.

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National commits to extending Waikato Expressway

July 03, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National’s plan to create jobs and boost the economy will include a new four-lane expressway between Cambridge and Piarere, National Party Leader Todd Muller has announced. The new 16-kilometre, four-lane motorway will connect the Cambridge section of the Waikato Expressway to the intersection of State Highway 1 and State Highway 29.

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Jobs crisis laid bare

July 03, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

“The scale of our economic and jobs crisis is starting to become clear,” National Leader Todd Muller said today. "Data released this week by leading employment website, SEEK, shows jobs advertising has collapsed by nearly a half since February - standing at just 57.1 per cent of pre-COVID-19 levels over the last two weeks.

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Clark’s resignation was too little, too late

July 02, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says David Clark’s resignation is welcome but it comes too late. “David Clark has not delivered in his role as Health Minister and there is no question he had to go."

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Todd Muller announces caucus reshuffle

July 02, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Today I am confirming a minor shadow cabinet reshuffle due to the retirement of Paula Bennett. Dr Shane Reti will be ranked number 13 and will take on Associate Drug Reform. 

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What’s your border strategy Prime Minister?

June 30, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

The Prime Minister needs to stop misrepresenting the border issue and tell New Zealanders what her strategy is to protect the economy long-term, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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Todd Muller thanks outgoing MP Paula Bennett

June 29, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Paula Bennett’s service to the National Party and New Zealand deserves acknowledgement and recognition, National Party Leader Todd Muller says.

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Todd Muller unveils National’s election hoardings

June 26, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National Party Leader Todd Muller has unveiled the first of a new series of election hoardings in Napier today.

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Farming community at the heart of National’s priorities

June 25, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

 

New Zealand’s rural communities need a National Government to unlock their full potential and help our farmers and growers handle the heavy lifting of our economic recovery.

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Clark’s humiliation of Director-General of Health

June 25, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

 

Health Minister David Clark has finally turned up to work, and when he did, his first job was to throw his Director-General of Health under the bus, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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GDP figures confirm worst fears

June 18, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Today’s GDP figures confirm National’s worst fears about the looming economic and jobs crisis, Opposition Leader Todd Muller said today.

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PM needs to make captain’s call on border security

June 17, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

The Prime Minister needs to make a captain’s call to better secure our borders and improve quarantine management, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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Todd Muller outlines National’s first term priorities

June 14, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Creating tens of thousands of new full-time jobs and building a better economy than before the Covid-19 crisis will be National’s top priorities in its first term, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller told his home community of Te Puna today.

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Timeline for trans-Tasman bubble needed now

June 07, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

The Government needs to put forward a timeline for the opening of the trans-Tasman bubble immediately to allow businesses to plan for the future, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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$100m Tourism Accelerator to support recovery

June 05, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National will launch a $100 million grant programme called Tourism Accelerator to help fund projects that will get New Zealand’s tourism sector back on its feet.

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It’s time for a captain’s call on level 1

June 03, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern needs to make a captain’s call on moving the country to level 1, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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Government needs to prioritise move to Level 1

June 02, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

With businesses hemorrhaging money by the day, the Government should be discussing the move to Level 1 now, not in a week, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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Government must explain why we’re still at Level 2

June 01, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

The Government needs to explain to New Zealanders why it won’t consider a move to Alert Level 1 for another week, Leader of the Opposition Todd Muller says.

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Muller wants to fast-track JobStart with Government

May 30, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

Opposition Leader Todd Muller wants National’s $10,000 JobStart programme in place within weeks.

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National backs businesses with $10k JobStart

May 29, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

 

National will provide a $10,000 cash payment to businesses that hire additional staff as part of our commitment to keeping New Zealanders in jobs, National Party Leader Todd Muller and Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith have announced.

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Families, communities, small business

May 29, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

It’s great to be in Auckland.  I’m pleased to be giving my first formal speech as Leader of the New Zealand National Party here, and to be with my Deputy Leader Nikki Kaye for whom this city is home. 

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National backs businesses with $10k JobStart

May 29, 2020 Share

Todd Muller

National will provide a $10,000 cash payment to businesses that hire additional staff as part of our commitment to keeping New Zealanders in jobs, National Party Leader Todd Muller and Finance spokesperson Paul Goldsmith have announced.

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