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Bridges Brief - May 2019

After 18 months of waiting and a $2 million tax working group, National’s relentless opposition to a Capital Gains Tax has forced the Government to back down.  We have been...


Bridges Brief - April 2019

As we come to terms with the devastating terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealanders have been coming together in grief and sadness.  The vigils, tributes and fundraising have shown the...


Bridges Brief - March 2019

We are seriously back into it and already there is much to write about.  The Tax Working Group has delivered its recommendations suggesting a broad Capital Gains Tax (CGT) be...


Bridges Brief - February 2019

Happy New Year What a hot start it has been.  It has given us, as a family, loads of time outside, including sleeping under the stars with my boys....


Bridges Brief - December 2018

It has been an amazing year.  Leading the National Party and representing Tauranga is my great privilege.  Getting out and about and meeting so many New Zealanders has been fantastic....