National-United Future agreement announced
National-United Future agreement
National Party Leader John Key today
announced a third consecutive confidence and supply
agreement has been negotiated with the United Future
“I am pleased that National has again been
able to achieve an agreement with United Future Leader Peter
Dunne,” says Mr Key.
“We have had a constructive
working relationship with United Future over the past six
years that has provided strong and stable government, and I
welcome this new agreement.
“The agreement gives
the new National-led Government confidence and supply
support throughout this term.
The agreement provides
Mr Dunne will be appointed Minister of Internal Affairs,
Associate Minister of Health and Associate Minister of
Conservation. He will be a Minister outside Cabinet.
“National has also agreed to work with United Future
on policies identified by United Future, and outlined in the
confidence and supply agreement.
”I look forward
to continuing to build on the constructive relationship
National and United Future have established,” says Mr
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