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Labour's 2020 Election Manifesto

The Labour Party understands how important continuity, stability and clarity are for New Zealanders in these uncertain times.

That’s why, in our 2020 Election Manifesto, we’re setting out how we will continue to invest in people, jobs, small businesses, infrastructure, and global trade, to set New Zealand up for the best COVID recovery possible.

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National’s false ‘wealth tax’ claims: The “last roll of the misinformation dice”

“Collins has warned voters to expect a wealth tax. This is despite the fact Labour has ruled this out a number of times.” – Jason Walls, NZ Herald.

“The Labour Party has ruled out implementing the Green Party's wealth tax.” – Henry Cooke, Stuff.

“Labour has time and time again ruled out implementing [a wealth tax].” – Jenna Lynch, Newshub.

We’ve been clear on our position when it comes to our tax policy, with the media widely picking that up and reporting that Jacinda has ruled out implementing a so-called ‘wealth tax’, yet Judith Collins’ continues to repeat the false claim.

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Week that was: Counting down to Election Day

It’s getting incredibly close to Election Day now – and over a million people have already cast their vote! 

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Jacinda Ardern's Wellington Rally Speech

Jacinda Ardern delivers a rally speech at Wellington's Michael Fowler Centre.

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Grant Robertson's Wellington Rally Speech

Grant Robertson delivers a rally speech at Wellington's Michael Fowler Centre.

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Early voting is open

Did you know that early voting is open? That means you can go out and cast your vote right now - whether you've already enrolled or not. Almost 600,000 Kiwis have already voted, and you can join them!

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Our next steps on climate change

We’re proud of our record on climate change. Since coming to Government we’ve put climate and the environment at the heart of all of our policies, as they are inextricable from issues like housing, agriculture, waste, energy and transport. 

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10 days out: 10 reasons to vote Labour

With only ten days to go until Election Day, we’re counting down the top ten reasons you should vote Labour this October. Already voted? Share this list with friends and family who haven’t voted yet to encourage them to give two ticks to Labour!

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Labour’s record on Christchurch and Canterbury

From investing in health and education to getting key projects built, we’re proud of our record in Canterbury. We know there’s still more to do, but we’ve made a good start, and we’re committed to supporting the region as together, we respond to COVID-19.

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