"Under the regulatory coherence proposals for the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement the government's ability to create regulations to handle emergencies such as Christchurch's earthquakes could disappear" says John Ring, Democrats for Social Credit’s Foreign Affairs spokesman and Wigram candidat...
Published: 17 September 2014
“The government is lowering the standards for the repair of Christchurch's fresh water, sewage, storm water, and roading systems (collectively known as horizontal infrastructure),” says John Ring, Democrats for Social Credit candidate for Wigram.
Published: 16 September 2014
“Although on opposite sides of the House, Labour and National have played team tag when it comes to policy” said Katherine Ransom, DSC Social Issues Spokesman and Waikato electorate candidate. “While National panders to the prejudices of supporters − who assume that if you’re poor and out...
Published: 15 September 2014
“The agreement between the government and the Christchurch City Council about sharing costs of the rebuild is due to be revised in December, as some costs are more accurately known now than they were originally,“ says Warren Voight, Local Body spokesman for Democrats for Social Credit.
Published: 13 September 2014
Kiwi voters would do well to note the advice given this week to Queensland people by retired judge and renowned corruption fighter Tony Fitzgerald, according to Democrats for Social Credit health spokesman David Tranter.
Published: 12 September 2014
The 2014 election campaign has nudged the need for a Financial Transaction Tax into the spotlight, with several parties promoting the tax which has been Democrats for Social Credit policy since the late 1980s .
Published: 08 September 2014
National's proposed funding arrangements for West Coast DHB building projects can only be logically explained in terms of the Coast being made a guinea pig towards further privatisation of the public health system, according to Democrats for Social Credit health spokesman David Tranter.
Published: 04 September 2014
“In the decade since the market reforms of the electricity sector, there has been little evidence of the sort of planning which would deliver price stability and security of supply to consumers. Instead the opposite is demonstrably apparent. The large players to continue to exercise market power, ...
Published: 27 August 2014
Any intelligent overview of the current election campaign shows the deceitful way in which the parties currently in parliament concentrate on trivialities while evading meaningful discussion of the huge issues confronting New Zealand society, according to Democrats for Social Credit health spokesm...
Published: 26 August 2014
Continuing mental health-related tragedies on the West Coast yet again highlight the tragic consequences of the mass closure of New Zealand's safe residential facilities for those at risk, according to DSC health spokesman, David Tranter.
Published: 24 August 2014