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Sugar kills more New Zealanders than drugs – The Opportunities Party

By   /  June 27, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Sugar kills more New Zealanders than drugs – The Opportunities Party

Just hours from the Fizz Symposium opening Mika Haka , Auckland Central candidate for The Opportunities Party states: “Health Minister Jonathan Coleman’s legacy will be the over proportional numbers of obese, diabetic and suicidal New Zealanders – more than this country has ever seen before.” Recently announced as Auckland Central candidate for The Opportunities Party, […]

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LABOUR FOLDS TO FARMING LOBBY – The Opportunities Party

By   /  June 24, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on LABOUR FOLDS TO FARMING LOBBY – The Opportunities Party

In electoral desperation, the Labour Party yesterday abandoned any attempt to address one of the greatest concerns facing New Zealanders, the ongoing pollution of our waterways. Andrew Little told Federated Farmers annual conference his party will abandon polluter pays by joining the Greens in offering some ill-defined form of “regulation” to deal with the country’s […]

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Illegal Low Wage Slaves the Real Problem in Silver Fern Farms Shutdown – The Opportunities Party

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Illegal Low Wage Slaves the Real Problem in Silver Fern Farms Shutdown – The Opportunities Party

“Both the Greens and Government have missed the point on Silver Fern Farms” says Gareth Morgan of The Opportunities Party. “Any New Zealand business owner would have made the same decision based on the switch from sheep to dairy that has happened on the Canterbury Plains. “The real question that should be asked is why […]

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Labour Fiddles While National Turns a Blind Eye on Housing Inequality – The Opportunities Party

By   /  May 15, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  1 Comment

The Opportunities Party says Labour’s promise to ban negative gearing on rental properties is a purely symbolic move that won’t get a single kiwi family from a car or garage into a real home. “Labour and the other old parties are simply relieving themselves into the wind if they think such measures will address the […]

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Uninspired Voters a No Show – The Opportunities Party

By   /  February 27, 2017  /  Most Recent Blogs, Raw News feed  /  Comments Off on Uninspired Voters a No Show – The Opportunities Party

The Opportunities Party would like to thank the people of Mt. Albert for engaging with our candidate, Geoff Simmons, and with our ideas in this by-election. The people we have met during the course of this campaign have shown us they are uninspired and cynical about traditional politics and the resulting low voter turn out […]

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