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April 29, 2019

  You know the iconic Little Mermaid power pose? Effortlessly perched atop a boulder, a luscious mane of red hair whipping around in the wind but somehow never whipping her in the face, classic Disney features—plump lips, eyelashes reaching for the gods, complexion fit for a Fenty commercial—sea spray framing her like a halo, a […]

June 5, 2018

While I have gained a bit of a reputation for being opinionated, I do have an attention span best suited to 280 characters. Bearing in mind that I have never once in my life been wrong, these are the hills that I am willing to die on: Sweet things should not be served with dinner. […]

June 5, 2018

In your opinion, what is one strength and one weakness of the 2018 Budget? VicNats Budget 2018 proved that the Ardern-Peters Government is all talk and no action. The Labour party had racked up an endless list of promises throughout the election and this Budget showed New Zealanders that the money to fund them simply isn’t […]

May 28, 2018

Who’s going to win Dancing with the Stars? Why? VicNats  The Young Nats have no opinion on who should win. We’re too busy holding the Ardern-Peters Government to account. – Grahame Woods. VicLabour David. Because he finally knows what hard work is. ACT on Campus    David is doing fantastic and is improving week on […]

May 21, 2018

Should New Zealand abolish prisons? VicNats Once the Ardern-Peters government has legislated away crime, alongside poverty and the housing crisis, we look forward to enthusiastically supporting the abolition of prisons too. Such will be a further step towards the socialist paradise we all deserve, and can obviously so easily achieve. – Grahame Woods VicLabour Prisons […]

May 14, 2018

Is the Government’s policy to accept 1500 refugees per year enough or too little? Does your party believe New Zealand has the resources to accept more? Greens at Vic  More people are displaced around the world right now than at any time since World War II. 65.6 million people are displaced from their homes; 22.5 […]

May 7, 2018

Should the Government intervene to halt the closure of specialist libraries at Auckland University? VicNats No. Universities operate as independent crown entities and are free to make their own choices about how they best use their assets. The Young Nats believe that if the Government intervened at the  University of Auckland, it would be a […]

May 7, 2018

In the wake of Hurricane Maria, Kylie Jenner has weighed in on how she chose her daughter’s name: “I feel like there were a lot of other names that I might have even liked better to be honest, but I feel like Stormi picked her own name, like it was just her name.” Truly insightful […]

April 30, 2018

Who is one of your party’s young up-and-comers to keep an eye on? Why? VicNats The National Party is extremely lucky to not only have one, but a caucus full of young up-and-comers. This can be seen with our most recent addition to the National Party’s caucus, Nicola Willis. Her and the rest of the […]

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