Any hope that the new health minister would have a more sensible approach to funding of DHB loans has been rapidly extinguished by the feeble response of Jonathan Coleman to the Democrats for Social Credit (DSC) Party’s enquiry as to his stance on providing loans through the Reserve Bank, accordi...
Published: 11 February 2015
National's new Conservation Minister Maggie Barrie appears to have gone into hiding over the raging controversy surrounding New Zealand's continuing use of 1080, according to Democrats for Social Credit health spokesman David Tranter.
Published: 26 January 2015
The nonsensical statements spouted by DHB bureaucracies in trying to justify their ever-expanding management empires has reached new heights with the WCDHB's latest production of a supposedly new administrative position of "General manager, people and capability", according to DSC health spokesman...
Published: 24 November 2014
Finance minister Bill English has again rejected the strategy of Reserve Bank loans to reduce DHB debt and has stated that he, "will not enter into further correspondence on this matter". This is in response to the series of letters put to him by Democrats for Social Credit health spokesman David ...
Published: 06 November 2014
"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