What do you love about Tauranga?

Jan Tinetti Labour MP Most people I talk to say it is the city’s natural beauty, its beautiful beach, harbour and the surrounding hills. What I have noticed lately is the large amount of rubbish and litter I see, particularly...... Read More

Off the boil

Simon Bridges National Party Leader simonbridges.co.nz I have visited many local businesses here in Tauranga this year with a wide range of products and services. There is no doubt that businesses have lost confidence, that means...... Read More

Significant investment from the Provincial Growth Fund in Tauranga

Clayton Mitchell New Zealand First MP Tauranga is getting a Cruise Gateway and Welcome Hub fitting of the city’s status as a must see destination, thanks to assistance from the Provincial Growth Fund. Last week the Minister...... Read More

Fair distribution of help

Todd Talks with Todd Muller National MP If we aspire to a flourishing country of equal opportunity we have to recognise some people need more help. Nine months ago the Coalition Government committed to providing 600...... Read More

Reliving the pressure

Clayton Mitchell New Zealand First MP The sale of New Zealand’s valuable assets in recent years has proved to be short-sighted and fundamentally flawed. The sales have created a raft of issues, which the Coalition Government...... Read More

Funding life-saving cancer drugs

Simon Bridges National Party Leader simonbridges.co.nz All of us have loved ones and friends who have been affected by cancer. Cancer is the biggest cause of death in New Zealand. Recently I announced National’s plan for...... Read More

Buying a home in New Zealand

Clayton Mitchell New Zealand First MP In October last year the Government banned the sale of homes to foreign buyers. In the first few months, the sale of New Zealand properties to foreign owners fell through the floor, down 81...... Read More

Funding family care

Jan Tinetti Labour MP The Government announced recently a major overhaul of disabilities funding which will see family members, including parents and spouses, paid up to $25.50 an hour to look after family members. With around...... Read More

More funding for cancer drugs

Todd Talks By Todd Muller We all know someone who has gone through the cancer journey. The thousands that turn out to some of the Bay’s cancer fundraising events show just how much this disease impacts our lives. The Papamoa...... Read More

A growing economy needs a positive population

Clayton Mitchell New Zealand First MP New Zealand has become one of the most sought-after countries in the world for immigrants. Is it because of our small population? Our stunning outdoor environment? Our non-corrupt, egalitarian...... Read More