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Democracy? Yeah Right!

November 13, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker, Conservative Party NZ Leader. In another blow to democracy, Trevor Mallard has taken it upon himself to change parliament’s opening prayer. While there may be some who would welcome the change, surely […]

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End Poverty with Marijuana?

November 7, 2017 Kevin Stitt 0

by Leighton Baker, Party Leader. The Greens’ promise to end poverty has just suffered a terminal, self inflicted injury, by pushing to legalise marijuana. A massive study published in Aug 2016 in the US Journal […]

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What do the Greens Really Want?

October 24, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker, Conservative Party NZ. We know it’s a little early to judge, but the Greens holding out so they can push for legalising Cannabis, while losing one of the world’s largest Marine Sanctuaries, […]

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Time to Make History

October 21, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker, Leader of the Conservative Party NZ. This new government must be given time to find its footing, and prioritise areas of agreement. However, part of that process must be the corporate understanding […]

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Ending Poverty Not an Option

September 22, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker, Conservative Party NZ Leader. As we head into the last day of the election, it is important that we season some of the rhetoric with a little reality, rather than blanket, great […]

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List MPs Go Home!

September 20, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker. The Conservative Party of New Zealand is calling for a change to our electoral system whereby list MPs from parties that do not form Government, do not enter Parliament. In 1999 81.5% […]

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Nelson Polling Could be Significant

September 20, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker, Conservative Party Leader. The debate and discussion at the start of the last week of the 2017 General Election around the significance of the Nelson Green Party polls has been described as […]

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Legalising Prostitution. A Dismal Failure

September 14, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker. Recent articles on the exploitation and trafficking of young people into sex work is surely an indication that the legalisation of prostitution has failed. In 2003 our Government used the dubious process […]

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Decriminalising Abortion

September 5, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker.  Conservative Party Leader Leighton Baker is disappointed that in last night’s TV3 Leaders Debate, the Prime minister did not take the opportunity to be a voice for the voiceless. Jacinda Ardern said […]

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Rising Health Costs

September 5, 2017 Fraser Calvert 0

by Leighton Baker.  Rob Hennin, in his article in the NZ Herald today states, “Health costs will soon overtake superannuation as the Government’s biggest social spending obligation. That has to be of concern to any […]

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Boot Camps Won’t Work, our Boot Farms Will

August 15, 2017 Admin 0

by Leighton  Baker, Conservative Party Leader. While we see positives in this policy, ultimately we do not believe that they would in fact reform troubled youth. Our Boot Farm policy was created with input from […]

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Game On in Epsom!!

August 4, 2017 Admin 0

by Leighton Baker. The Conservative Party Leader, Leighton Baker, is challenging for the candidate vote in Epsom. “Our vision for New Zealand is a nation where people are valued and honoured, not terminated, and where […]