29 March 2017

Taihape Farmer's Openness Must End Rural Mental Health's Cinderella Status

Mental health and addiction services in rural New Zealand matter because the people there are not numbers, says New Zealand First.
 

PM Irresponsible Encouraging Tourists Off Tour Buses

Prime Minister Bill English is displaying the height of irresponsibility in encouraging Chinese tourists to get off tour buses and travel independently, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Hon Winston Peters.

Government Moves To Allow The Importation Of Manure

New Zealand First says the Prime Minister must rein-in Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy, who has his officials developing an Import Health Standard for animal manure.

Conservation's Low Spend On Weed and Pest Control Revealed

Kiwis will be stunned by how little the Minister of Conservation and National are putting into pest and weed control on the Conservation Estate, says New Zealand First.

28 March 2017

National Continuing To Look After Its Own

The National Party looks after its own – long after they have left Parliament as has been seen again with the appointment of Simon Upton as the new Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, says New Zealand First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament Rt Hon Winston Peters.