Ohariu Belmont Survey Results Released
Ohariu Belmont MP, Hon Peter Dunne, has released the results of his 2001 Ohariu Belmont electorate on a range of current issues.
Over 250 responses were received to the survey, distributed with his most recent Peter Dunne Reports electorate newsletter.
"These results came as no real surprise to me, and mirror the feelings I have been picking up from constituents for some time now."
"They are, however, a very valuable guide to me, which I will certainly take full account of, both in my role in Parliament and in general policy formulation," Mr Dunne says.
The detailed results were as follows:
1. New Zealand should have a new
national day to replace Waitangi Day:
Agree 76% Disagree 21%
2. The possession and use
of cannabis should be
Agree 16% Disagree 82%
Agree 39% Disagree 49%
4. Parents should be able to send their children to
the school of their
choice, regardless of where they live:
Agree 72% Disagree 21%
Zealand is heading the right direction under the
Agree 34% Disagree 48%
6. The single most important facing New Zealand today
Law & Order 13%
Race Relations 10%
Values/Personal Accountability 7/%
Social Cohesion 7%