April 2020 - New Conservative NZ

Month: April 2020

Further Assaults On The Firearms Community Today

Today, the first day that Parliament is sitting after almost 5 weeks of a nationwide lockdown, the Arms Legislation Bill (commonly known as the 2nd tranche) is on the Parliamentary Order Paper as a Bill for consideration. This Bill contains a number of items that are highly contentious. New Conservative opposes this bill entirely. Critically,

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NewsFlash

NewsFlash! Dying from anthropogenic climate change is less likely than dying from Covid-19. While Covid-19 has been blamed for around 0.1% of our deaths this year, there is no empirical evidence that human contribution to the climate has added to any fatalities. Good news for concerned students: they will not be dead in twelve years

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Control, Covid and the Children of Marx

As the Lockdown has progressed, the signs of further state control over New Zealanders’ freedoms by this Labour, NZ First and Green coalition is becoming ever more apparent. We are seeing the state give itself more power, both through the suppression of civil liberties and the expansion of the state. Police checkpoints have been established

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1bn Trees Just Don’t Stack Up

The government’s plan to plant one billion pine trees does not stack up economically or environmentally and needs to be dropped until the benefits can be proven to outweigh the harm. Pine trees use around 100L of water per day which means in 3.5 days those 1B trees will use the same amount of water

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New Conservative Leader to Contest Waimakariri Electorate

New Conservative Leader Leighton Baker has lived in and around the Waimakariri district since 1992 and is revelling in the opportunity to represent the electorate in Parliament after the 2020 general election. “Waimakariri is a diverse district with a strong rural community as well as several distinct urban areas and a large retired population. Many

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Elliot Ikilei will Stand for Flat Bush (Takanini)

Auckland’s new electorate of Flat Bush* will be given the opportunity to have New Conservative’s Deputy Leader fight for their needs and wants. Elliot Ikilei has both lived and worked in or around the electorate for over a decade, with close links in the local community through his extensive work with young people, including working

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Expand the Bubbles Before They Pop

New Conservative calls on the government to allow expansion of relationship bubbles, the start up of more businesses and an ease up on travel restrictions by the end of this week. Covid-19 has neither destroyed our population nor even caused widespread debilitating sickness, even though we have continued to allow infected people into our country

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