The budget could have doubled the new funding allocated to health and education and provided $1 billion for social housing if Bill English had attacked the $4.5 Billion in annual wasted spending, according to Democrats for Social Credit Deputy Leader and Finance Spokesperson, Chris Leitch.
Whangarei has a wonderful, covered, city centre mall environment, surrounded by empty, dilapidated shops – some even boarded up, Councillors were told at hearings into the Whangarei District Council’s 2016/17 AnnualPlan today.
The government's decision to take fluoridation responsibility away from councils has been labelled "another attack on democracy" by Democrats for Social Credit deputy leader Chris Leitch.
National and Labour members of the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade select committee were served with a Memorandum of Injustice at TPPA hearings today.
The Health Quality and Safety Commission's recent call for surgical data to be publicly reported is strangely at variance with the secrecy recently experienced by the Democrats' health spokesman David Tranter in a series of exchanges with the Commission’s CEO, Dr. Janice Wilson.
The Democrats for Social Credit Party (DSC) is totally opposed to the Southern DHB being without an elected board until 2019.