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New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
September 14, 2021 at 9:51 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --As Auckland remains in Level 4 lockdown, and the rest of New Zealand is in Level 2, we’re focused on holding the Government to account for their policies, decisions, and highlighting how they will affect the lives of everyday Kiwis.Our thoughts are pa…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
August 31, 2021 at 9:26 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --Parliament has returned, and we’re focused on holding the Government to account for their policies, decisions, and highlighting how they will affect the lives of everyday Kiwis.Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below.→ Governm…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
August 21, 2021 at 7:29 AM

Stay safe, New Zealand

New Zealand National Party Dear John --I hope you are all safe and well at home as the Level 4 lockdown continues.Like me, you’re likely feeling anxious about what’s happening and how we’ll get through this new challenge.First, caucus and I are absolutely clear that decisive a…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
July 28, 2021 at 9:07 AM

$1 million a day on motels

New Zealand National Party Dear John --I’m releasing the fifth issue in National’s Demand the Debate campaign, this time on homelessness. Kiwis deserve the debate on the Labour Government’s decision to spend $1 million a day on motels to house the homeless. For two elections …
Judith Collins · [email protected]
July 21, 2021 at 10:06 AM

What do the gangs think about Labour?

New Zealand National Party Dear John -- I wanted to share a video with you that we released today about what gangs think about Labour and their approach to crime. You can watch and share it below. National is the Party of law and order.We’re working hard to hold the Gov…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
July 18, 2021 at 4:07 AM

Demand the debate on gangs and crime

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Under Labour, New Zealand is less safe as gang numbers explode. Gangs are becoming more powerful, while the Government focuses on making apologies for criminals rather than arresting them. You can read more here. On a weekly basis we lear…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
July 15, 2021 at 9:55 PM

Ute Tax

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Farmers helped New Zealand get through COVID-19 and today their protests around the country demonstrate how out of touch the Government is with rural New Zealand.We've had unprecedented support for our 'Demand the Debate' campaign, and to…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
July 11, 2021 at 2:25 AM

Demand the debate

New Zealand National Party Dear John --New Zealanders are being left out of important decisions by the Labour Government as they continue to make policy announcements that were never campaigned on and will have a significant impact on New Zealanders.From the Car Tax, cancellin…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
June 28, 2021 at 9:43 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --We’re focused on holding the Government to account for their policies, decisions, and highlighting how they will affect the lives of everyday Kiwis.Our priorities for delivery are the COVID-19 Response, Economic Recovery, Hardship & Public Safety,…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
June 24, 2021 at 9:53 PM

Fair Pay Agreement Legislation : Public Meeting

NationBuilder Dear John -- National supports our country’s employers to support people into work and we will repeal this new law when we form the next government. If you’d like to hear more about Opposition views on this subject, please come along to the public meeting I’m hos…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
June 18, 2021 at 4:51 AM

Bridges Brief : June 2021

NationBuilder Dear John -- It's been a busy few months, with plenty happening in Tauranga, including doorknocking, markets and clinics.  I had a great chat with Matt from the Taxpayers Union on my recently drawn member's bill and spent time with Envico Technologies learning ab…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
June 15, 2021 at 9:49 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below. → Labour’s Car tax will unfairly punish New Zealanders→ National will reverse interest deductibility changes→ No more excuses for the Govt’s vaccine shambles→ Labour lacking action on F…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
May 31, 2021 at 9:00 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --State of Local Emergency in CanterburyHeavy rainfall has resulted in severe flooding across Canterbury, with ongoing dangerous river conditions and further flooding expected.If you are in the Canterbury Region, make sure to keep an eye on local and re…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
May 25, 2021 at 9:18 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --We're focused on the issues that matter to Kiwis. Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below. → Budget 2021 – Labour’s focus reinforces failure to deliver→ Benefits aren’t a pathway to prosperity→ Labour cuts Police Budget as gan…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 9:43 AM

Budget 2021

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Today, Labour delivered their fourth Budget.It could have been a Budget to deliver economic growth in the wake of COVID-19, support more jobs and innovation, or even help everyday Kiwis and their families keep on top of the rising cost of…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
May 17, 2021 at 9:33 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --We're focused on the issues that matter to Kiwis. Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below. → We’re still waiting for the PM to give straight answers on He Puapua.→ Politicised education priorities are short-changing kids.→ Sta…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
May 10, 2021 at 8:48 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John -- We're focused on the issues that matter to Kiwis. Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below.→ PM needs to give straight answers on He Puapua.→ Labour’s union paymasters get their rewards.→ Government vetoes mental health and pr…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
May 3, 2021 at 5:49 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --We're focused on the issues that matter to Kiwis. Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below.→ Does the PM really stand for democracy and equal rights for Kiwis?→ Officials told Labour that renters would suffer.→ Upgrade Programm…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
April 26, 2021 at 5:53 AM

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NationBuilder Dear John --We're focused on the issues that matter to Kiwis. Catch up on the latest in politics with our Week in Review below.→ Labour adopts National policy at the border→ Emergency Housing costs up to half a billion dollars→ Health reforms about ideology over …
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
April 18, 2021 at 3:44 AM

Week in Review

NationBuilder Dear John --Like many Kiwis across New Zealand, we were shocked to find, yet again, that the Government have not been doing their job to keep our border secure.After all the carefully choreographed public reassurances and spin, we find that a border worker went w…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
April 10, 2021 at 7:13 AM

Week in Review

NationBuilder Dear John --This week, Jacinda Ardern finally fronted up and announced the trans-Tasman safe travel bubble will open from 19 April 2021. This isn’t a case of job done, however. This should be the first step in the Government laying out its roadmap for how it plan…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
April 7, 2021 at 4:38 AM

Bridges Brief : April 2021

NationBuilder Dear John -- March was a busy month locally, I had the opportunity to catch up with many local businesses and constituents, hosted my first MP Q&A plus I had the privilege of opening a new care facility here in Tauranga. Read more of my latest Bridges Brief b…
New Zealand National Party · [email protected]
April 4, 2021 at 7:57 AM

Week in Review

NationBuilder Dear John -- We hope everyone is having a safe, enjoyable, and relaxing Easter weekend break, with family and friends, during this important time for many Kiwis in New Zealand and around the world.Here’s a quick recap on some of the political events in the last w…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
February 11, 2021 at 1:47 AM

Bridges Brief : February 2021

NationBuilder Dear John -- After a wonderful summer with family, politics is well and truly back. National started with a really good caucus retreat at the Basin Reserve in Wellington where we had some great discussions about where we are at and what we need to do for New Zeal…
Christopher Luxon · [email protected]
February 10, 2021 at 11:11 PM

Make a Submission on Maori Wards

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Earlier this week, the Labour Government introduced the Local Electoral (Māori Wards and Māori Constituencies) Amendment Bill under urgency.The purpose of this Bill is to remove all mechanisms for binding polls to be used in determining w…
Greg Hamilton · [email protected]
January 25, 2021 at 11:00 PM

State of the Nation Speech - Today 1pm

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Judith has asked me to email you personally with a link to her State of the Nation speech that she will deliver at 1pm today. You can watch Judith’s speech here on her Facebook page or on the National Party page here.We’re focused on the …
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
December 3, 2020 at 10:07 PM

Bridges Brief : December 2020

NationBuilder Dear John -- Firstly, I want to especially thank the people of Tauranga who voted for me in October’s general election. It is a privilege to be the MP for Tauranga for another term. Locally, my priorities have not changed. I will continue to advocate strongly for…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
October 15, 2020 at 8:38 PM

Thank you

NationBuilder Dear Friend Thank you so much for your ongoing support for me and National over the last twelve years that I have been MP for Tauranga. This election year the stakes are higher than ever. We have a real choice between two very different economic visions of our fu…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
October 15, 2020 at 9:18 AM

The next two days

New Zealand National Party Dear John --There are just two days to go until voting closes at 7pm on Saturday, and with our economy in crisis, every single vote for National is going to make a difference in this election.Infometrics reported today that New Zealand is headed for …
Judith Collins · [email protected]
October 9, 2020 at 5:27 AM

Greens' plan to help Jacinda break her promise to Kiwis

New Zealand National Party Dear John -- Can you help us stop the Labour/Greens Wealth Tax? In the past few days, Green Party Co-Leader James Shaw revealed that a future Labour/Greens Government would implement a radical new Wealth Tax specifically designed to circumvent Jacind…
Greg Hamilton · [email protected]
October 5, 2020 at 9:01 AM

Your Economy, Your Future

New Zealand National Party Dear John -- The election in front of us will be critical to the future of Kiwis, our families, and our wider communities. Only National has a plan to grow our economy, lift incomes, create jobs, and pay down historic debt.Early voting has begun, and…
Peter Goodfellow · [email protected]
September 30, 2020 at 9:27 AM

Leadership

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Tonight, in the NewsHub Leaders' Debate, Judith Collins took the lead early on and didn’t look back.Judith stood up for hardworking Kiwis who are looking for real leadership and will back Kiwis to succeed.In contrast, Jacinda couldn’t eve…
Gerry Brownlee · [email protected]
September 30, 2020 at 12:39 AM

Momentum

New Zealand National Party Dear John -- National has momentum We have seen from public polling that New Zealanders are thinking about who will provide the best leadership for New Zealand in the coming three years.And their answer is increasingly a National-led government.In th…
Peter Goodfellow · [email protected]
September 22, 2020 at 10:30 AM

John, Judith crushed it tonight!

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Tonight in the Leaders debate, Judith Collins took Jacinda Ardern to task on her poor record of delivery and laid out National’s ambitious plan to restore New Zealand’s prosperity.Commentators agree that Judith Collins was the winner toni…
Peter Goodfellow · [email protected]
September 20, 2020 at 8:13 AM

John, we’re fighting for New Zealand’s future

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Today, we launched our 2020 Election Campaign – and for the first time ever in our history we did it almost entirely online!If you missed out on the coverage of today's Campaign Launch, you can watch it here. It was a fun event that reall…
Hon Jacqui Dean · [email protected]
September 16, 2020 at 1:35 AM

August/September Update

NationBuilder John -- Now that Parliament has wound up for this term, I thought it would be a good time for me to check in and let you know what I’ve been up to and what the next few weeks have in store. As has been the case for much of this year, COVID-19 has put the kibosh o…
Peter Goodfellow · [email protected]
September 13, 2020 at 9:25 AM

Stability in the uncertain times ahead

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Tonight, we debuted our first election advertisement. It was all made possible with the support of people like you, who care about the future of New Zealand.You can view and share our new ad here.Our country faces uncertain times, and Nat…
Gerry Brownlee · [email protected]
September 11, 2020 at 12:20 AM

Labour will TAX, National will BUILD

New Zealand National Party Dear John --This week, Labour admitted they wanted to put up taxes.We’re facing our worst economic crisis in 160 years, and it’s getting worse. More than 5,000 Kiwis went on to unemployment benefits in the last fortnight alone and over 180,000 worker…
Gerry Brownlee · [email protected]
August 17, 2020 at 7:52 AM

John, your support is critical

New Zealand National Party Dear John --Today, it was confirmed that the General Election will be delayed until Saturday 17 October. Given around a third of the population is under a strict level 3 lockdown, this was the right move to make.But with endless wall to wall coverage…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
August 14, 2020 at 4:39 AM

Bridges Brief : August 2020

NationBuilder Dear John -- It’s been a busy few weeks as Parliament has worked to finish up for yet another term. I’ve been busy in Tauranga visiting businesses, door knocking and getting my hoardings up.  While there’s some disruption now following new cases of Covid-19 in Au…
Judith Collins · [email protected]
July 16, 2020 at 10:24 PM

Our Infrastructure Plan

New Zealand National Party Dear John -- At 10:30am this morning I will be launching the first part of National’s Infrastructure Package, starting in Auckland. Click here to watch on our Facebook page Our country is in the midst of the biggest economic challenge in 160 years. …
Hon Jacqui Dean · [email protected]
July 13, 2020 at 3:24 AM

June Update

NationBuilder John -- Wow, what a busy month June was! We are now officially halfway through 2020 and there are only 68 more days until the election. We have hit the ground running with the campaign. June was a jam packed month with three weeks of Parliament sitting but I was …
Hon Jacqui Dean · [email protected]
June 3, 2020 at 5:18 AM

May Update

NationBuilder John -- As our communities once again come to life its important to reflect on the new world which is now emerging in front of us. Far from normal, I plan on embracing the novelty of everyday routines we so often took for granted. Such as heading to the local caf…
Hon Jacqui Dean · [email protected]
June 2, 2020 at 3:14 AM

Coffee Catch Ups next week

NationBuilder John -- Its been a busy few sitting weeks here in Wellington but next week is a recess week and I am looking forward to getting out and about across the electorate.  It will be my first time truly visiting most places in the electorate since Level 2 was introduce…
Todd Muller · [email protected]
May 30, 2020 at 4:26 AM

JobStart

NationBuilder Dear John -- I’m really excited to share with you National’s new JobStart policy. Yesterday, I announced that my government would provide a $10,000 cash payment to businesses for all additional new employees, giving small business owners greater confidence to hir…
Todd Muller · [email protected]
May 25, 2020 at 7:20 AM

Your Team

NationBuilder Dear John -- This afternoon I announced the line-up of New Zealand’s next government. New Zealand is facing perhaps the toughest time that almost anyone alive can remember. We are borrowing tens of billions of dollars to get us through this crisis.  There is only…
Todd Muller · [email protected]
May 23, 2020 at 12:44 AM

United and focused

NationBuilder Dear John --Yesterday afternoon I was elected as the Leader of the New Zealand National Party. Nikki Kaye was elected as the Deputy Leader.I’m incredibly humbled by this opportunity, and I want to assure you that I will give this job my all. I will work hard, wit…
Hon Jacqui Dean · [email protected]
May 15, 2020 at 1:27 AM

Level 2 Update

NationBuilder John -- It has now been over seven weeks since New Zealand entered lockdown. Together, we have played our part and there are now very low numbers of cases being reported each day alongside no new cases in the SDHB area since April 18 and no new cases in the South…
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
May 13, 2020 at 9:15 AM

A critical time for our country’s future

NationBuilder Dear John -- Moving into Level 2 restrictions tomorrow comes at a critical time for our country’s future. It’s a critical time for Kiwis who kept the faith to stamp out COVID-19, and it’s a critical time for the employers and small businesses who are keen to get …
Simon Bridges · [email protected]
May 6, 2020 at 8:19 AM

John, let's get NZ working again

NationBuilder Dear John -- First, I want to thank you for everything you are doing, and have done, to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Kiwis have done a great job self-isolating and social distancing and you can be proud that your efforts to stay home and save lives have done…