• 15 February, 2024

    No rehabilitation, no parole Bill drawn

    Prisoners will have a better chance of reintegrating into society and building a better life as a result of my Member’s Bill which was drawn today.

  • 13 February, 2024

    Retirement Commission undermining its duty to future generations

    The Retirement Commission’s political campaigning on the Super age undermines its aim of improving financial futures for New Zealanders.

  • 12 February, 2024

    Three Waters repeal a victory for local control

    The announcement of legislation to repeal Three Waters is symbolic of a broader change in direction, away from the centralising instincts of Labour and back toward empowering local communities.

  • 12 February, 2024

    Zollner’s Big Call | Free Press

    Sharon Zollner is Chief Economist at New Zealand’s largest bank. Like most Chief Economists, she assembles formidable amounts of data into a cogent narrative, so when she says interest rates are going up, it’s wise to consider she might be right, at the very least.

  • 07 February, 2024

    Information campaign launched to support Treaty Principles Bill

    ACT is launching an information campaign to support the Treaty Principles Bill, starting with an info hub at www.treaty.nz.

  • 01 February, 2024

    Maiden Speech: Laura Trask

    I rise today with gratitude and humility to address this assembly for the first time. As I stand here, I am mindful of the rich history and responsibility that comes with being a representative of the people.

  • 01 February, 2024

    Maiden Speech: Todd Stephenson

    The election has delivered an extremely talented team of ACT MPs with different backgrounds, experiences, skills, strengths, and approaches.

  • 01 February, 2024

    Maiden Speech: Cameron Luxton

    There’s a value which you will hear frequently in this address because I feel it deeply; it’s gratitude.

  • 01 February, 2024

    Maiden Speech: Hon Andrew Hoggard

    Over the years there have been several maiden speeches that have inspired people or moved them to tears, this probably won’t be one of them, but with luck, you may get a few laughs.

  • 28 January, 2024

    David Seymour: State of the Nation 2024

    Today I’d like to talk about the state of our nation, as our new government establishes itself at the start of 2024. It’s a story about the challenges outside our borders, how we can prepare inside them, and the role ACT plays in making sure we do.

  • 26 January, 2024

    ACT welcomes scuttling of council votes at 16

    ACT Local Government spokesman Cameron Luxton is welcoming confirmation the Government will not proceed with Labour's push to lower the voting age to 16 for local elections

  • 26 January, 2024

    Democracy, not dictatorship, needed for Tauranga plan

    ACT is joining calls to rein in Tauranga City Council’s unelected Commissioners as they consider committing ratepayers to a 10-year budget.