News

Final 2 weeks of Campaign

September 15th, 2014

In the News… I will continue to champion: -The Ruataniwha Dam, which will provide security of water supply for our farmers and jobs for those in our local communities. -Exploring job opportunities through oil and gas exploration. -Protection of our ... read more

Vote Early

September 15th, 2014

Voting from 3 September: Do you know you can ‘Back the Bay’ earlier than September 20? Advance voting can be made from September 3rd at: Havelock North Function Centre, 30 Te Mata Road,          Havelock North Heretaunga House, Level ... read more

Relentlessly Positive

September 15th, 2014

In the News… Constantly Backing the Bay •Ultra-fast broadband is modernising our schools and enabling Kiwibank to create up to 200 new jobs. •76% of school leavers in The Bay are now achieving at least NCEA level 2. •HBDHB is now an ... read more

Election Countdown 2014

September 15th, 2014

In the News… Election countdown is well and truly underway. There are only 5 1/2 weeks to E Day, 20 September. Early voting starts from 3 September so I encourage you all to consider this as an option. It takes the worry out of ... read more

Election 2014

September 15th, 2014

the News… Relentlessly Positive for Hawke’s Bay I am always out there championing our region.  Backing The Bay is about being relentlessly positive for Hawke’s Bay at home, in Parliament and around the Cabinet table. It’s about ... read more

More of Hawke’s Bay to be connected to UFB

September 9th, 2014

Tukituki MP Craig Foss and National’s Wairarapa candidate Alaistair Scott welcome the news that more households, businesses and schools in Central and Southern Hawke’s Bay will be connected to the Government’s Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) network ... read more

Funding boost for rest homes and dementia care

September 9th, 2014

 29 August 2014 Tukituki MP Craig Foss and Napier candidate Wayne Walford welcome the National-led Government’s move to increase the rest home bed subsidy by $10 million a year – a 5 per cent increase – as part of the ongoing plan to meet the changing ... read more

Hawke’s Bay to benefit from Homestart package

August 28th, 2014

27 August 2014 Tukituki MP Craig Foss and Napier Candidate Wayne Walford say Hawke’s Bay first home buyers will benefit from the Government’s new KiwiSaver Homestart package announced this week. “The KiwiSaver HomeStart package will help Hawke’s Bay ... read more

Increase in ambulance staff for Hawke’s Bay

August 25th, 2014

21 August 2014 Tukituki MP Craig Foss and National candidate for Napier Wayne Walford welcome the news that Hawke’s Bay and Wairoa will soon receive an additional five frontline ambulance staff. The National Government this week announced a $9.2 million ... read more

Environment projects good for Hawke’s Bay

August 25th, 2014

19 August 2014 Tukituki MP Craig Foss and National’s Napier candidate Wayne Walford are welcoming funding for two environment projects in Hawke’s Bay. “These two projects are good for The Bay and demonstrate the National Government’s commitment to ... read more

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