Opinion

Duncan Garner: "People returning to New Zealand - don't ruin it for everyone else"

Get with the programme and pull your bloody head in, thinks Duncan Garner.

13/07/2020

Minister Nanaia Mahuta: Making sure our water is clean and safe to drink

I joined the Prime Minister in Havelock North this week to announce the details of a major investment in cleaning up New Zealand's drinking water.

10/07/2020

Duncan Garner: New Zealand must temporarily close its borders to new arrivals from today

It's harder to break free from a paper bag than NZ's current quarantine regime, says Duncan Garner.

09/07/2020

Duncan Garner: National MP Hamish Walker leaking COVID-19 patient details 'indefensible'

Walker's actions in passing the information on are indefensible, thinks Duncan Garner.

08/07/2020

Duncan Garner: Zero COVID cases in the Cook Islands - where is the travel bubble with New Zealand?

The Cook Islands is on its knees and pleading for Kiwis to return, claims Duncan Garner.

07/07/2020

Jacinda Ardern: 1st July milestones: supporting families, backing trades training, and more

I’m very excited to see many of the investments announced in this year’s Budget rolling out and begin the economy as it starts to grow again.

03/07/2020

Duncan Garner: Immigrants in New Zealand should not be entitled to full pension at 65 after just 10 years

You can come here at 55 and not lift a finger for this country - and still be entitled to the pension 10 years later, says Duncan Garner.

02/07/2020

Duncan Garner: The Government and the Ministry of Health have let New Zealand down

22/06/2020

Environment Minister David Parker: Fast-track consenting to boost jobs while protecting the environment

As we face the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on all our lives it is vital that we rebuild our economy and get people into work as soon as possible.

22/06/2020

Duncan Garner: Clark leaves the impression he's barely capable of ordering his own coffee

19/06/2020

"Labour's promise of an open and honest Government is in absolute tatters" says Plunket

Sean Plunket shares his opinion on the COVID-19 case blunder, and the Police Commissioner attending a Black Lives Matter vigil.

18/06/2020

Duncan Garner: New Zealand has walked onto a COVID-19 landmine and it's blown up in our face

18/06/2020

Duncan Garner: Why we should celebrate New Zealand's two new cases of COVID-19

Duncan Garner explains why we should celebrate NZ's two latest cases of COVID-19.

17/06/2020

Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis: "rebuilding tourism together"

"Our collective effort to combat the virus has worked, and we are already implementing our plan to restart, recover and rebuild tourism."

12/06/2020

Duncan Garner: Marist College principal's reaction to BLM posters is 'ridiculous'

They appear less concerned with why they did this and wholly focused on finding the 'perpetrators'.

11/06/2020