• 14 June, 2022

    Labour MP: Groundswell are racist anti-vaxxers

    “Stuart Nash revealed Labour’s true colours today – describing members of a rural movement as racist anti-vaxxers – and he should apologise”, says ACT Rural Spokesperson and Ruawai dairy farmer Mark Cameron....

  • 14 June, 2022

    From year of delivery to year of reannouncements

    “The Prime Minister cannot be telling us the big response of a transformational Labour Government to the shortage of houses being built in New Zealand is which regions will get the new state houses announced in last year’s Budget,” says...

  • 14 June, 2022

    ACT releases submission on NZ history curriculum

    “The Government’s New Zealand history curriculum threatens to indoctrinate students in left-wing ideas and requires a radical rewrite,” says ACT Education spokesperson and former teacher Chris Baillie....

  • 14 June, 2022

    Government captured by Ministry of Health

    “ACT can reveal Director General of Health Ashley Bloomfield has attended Cabinet 17 times this year, a breach of Cabinet’s own rules,” says ACT Leader David Seymour....

  • 14 June, 2022

    ACT opposes emissions budgets

    “Just like with the Zero Carbon Bill in 2019, ACT is the only party in Parliament to stand up against flawed climate legislation,” says ACT’s Climate Change spokesperson Simon Court....

  • 14 June, 2022

    Fishing reserves hijacked by co-governance agenda

    “The Government’s plan to roll out more fishing reserves will be welcomed by some, but it shouldn’t be used to smuggle in a co-governance agenda,” says ACT Leader David Seymour.“Revitalising the Gulf is the latest example of the Government’s drive...

  • 14 June, 2022

    Mahuta admits Māori have not expressed interest in Three Waters assets

    ”Nanaia Mahuta has admitted under questioning from the ACT Party that there is no need for co-governance around Three Waters,” says ACT Local Government and Environment spokesperson Simon Court....

  • 14 June, 2022

    Time to establish Epidemic Response Unit

    “Sir Brian Roche, before Parliament’s Health Committee this morning, once again advocated for a specialised Epidemic Response Unit, an idea ACT has championed since last August”, says ACT Leader David Seymour....

  • 14 June, 2022

    Birkenhead bike bridge cost up to $150m

    “Documents dumped on Christmas Eve, show the Government will now spend up $150 million to get a bus or ferry instead of a bike bridge, three times the original cost,” says ACT’s Transport spokesperson Simon Court....

  • 14 June, 2022

    Victims ignored by Faafoi

    “Justice Minister Kris Faafoi has given the middle finger to victims of serious and violent offending by not even bothering to consult them about repealing Three Strikes,” says ACT’s Justice spokesperson Nicole McKee....

  • 14 June, 2022

    When will tourism’s long hibernation be over?

    “What the tourism industry is facing is all about a policy choice from Government, how and when to open the border to Australia and then other relatively safe countries – one it isn’t yet able to have a grown up...

  • 14 June, 2022

    NZ a Sitting Duck, Hoping for COVID Luck

    “News of new COVID-19 community cases show New Zealand is a sitting duck, hoping for luck. The Government should have been hardening our defences with better contact tracing, testing, and vaccination over the past year," says ACT Leader David Seymour...