ACT New Zealand (Political party)

ACT (Association of Consumers and Taxpayers), Association of Consumers & Taxpayers (N.Z.)

Roger Douglas (ex Labour) and Derek Quigley (ex National) found The Association of Consumers and Taxpayers. Supporters of The Association of Consumers and Taxpayers formed the ACT New Zealand political party with Richard Prebble as leader in 1995. In 2004, ACT added "The Liberal Party" under its logo suggesting it is attempting to embrace both libertarian and liberal ideas.

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Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:'Choo chooooo!...' 'No way am I letting Heather anywhere near a fun job like this.' 26 August 2010
Date: 2011 By: New Zealand herald (Newspaper); Body, Guy Keverne, 1967- Ref: DCDL-0018944 Description: Leader of the ACT party Rodney Hide says 'Choo chooooo!' as he plays with a toy ACC train that is derailed. He also says 'No way am I letting Heather anywher...
Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :[St John of Epsom]. 12 May 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0028071 Description: Cartoon shows MP and former leader of the ACT Party, John Banks, depicted as St Francis of Assisi. Banks wears a friar's robes, and is surrounded by animals....
Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :2014 Election Year. 19 January 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hodgson, Trace, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Nelson mail (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0027216 Description: Cartoon shows ACT party politicians John Boscawen and Jamie Whyte arguing over which one is going to be leader of the ACT political party following the resig...
ACT Conference. "I'm sure spontaneous combustion will prove to be a self-regulating phenomenon." 6 October, 2004
Date: 2004 From: Slane, Christopher, 1957-:[Digital cartoons published in the Listener, New Zealand Herald, or New Zealand Farmers' Weekly] Ref: DCDL-0003808 Description: The scene shows a cocktail party at the 2004 ACT conference. ACT leader Rodney Hide tells a fellow politician that he believes spontaneous combustion to be a...
Slane, Christopher, 1957-: "Act needs fresh blood and I need fresh brains..." 29 April 2011
Date: 2011 From: Slane, Christopher, 1957-:[Digital cartoons published in the Listener, New Zealand Herald, or New Zealand Farmers' Weekly] By: Listener (Periodical) Ref: DCDL-0017775 Description: Former National Party leader Don Brash rises as a vampire from his tomb and grabs ACT leader Rodney Hide by the throat. The headstone for the tomb features a...
Fletcher, David 1952- :"The Opposition are promising three strikes and it's prison for burglars!" The Politician. 23 April 2014
Date: 2014 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0027894 Description: Shows Max tellington MP for Upper Creek about the Opposition election promise regarding bulgary. Refers to the ACT Party three-strikes policy, under which b...
"The transition will be tricky what with security issues, suspicion, in-fighting, factional strife, confusion... it may never be resolved..." "Uh... are we talking Afghanistan or ACT..?" 30 August 2010
Date: 2010 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0015467 Description: Defence Minister, Wayne Mapp, walks beside a member of the New Zealand SAS forces in Afghanistan and is confused when the officer talks of a tricky transitio...
Nisbet, Alistair, 1958- :Future tornado predictions?... 8 May 2011
Date: 2011 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0017883 Description: The title is 'Future tornado prediction?... There follow six cameos featuring the new ACT leader Don Brash and others in his trajectory. In the first frame '...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Santaz. 17 December 2013
Date: 2013 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0027013 Description: The prime minister, John Key, and the Leader of the Opposition, David Cunliffe, both dressed as Santa Claus, compete for the attentions of a child labelled '...
Smith, Ashley W., 1948- :We are all one people!. MG business - mercantile gazette, 28 October 2002.
Date: 2002 From: Smith, Ashley W, 1948- :[Digital cartoons published in the Shipping Gazette, MG Business, or Presto] By: Smith, Ashley W, 1948-; MG business - mercantile gazette (Periodical) Ref: DX-023-087 Description: On one side of the cartoon Keith Holyoake in the 1960s had his arm around three different looking people and proclaims one of his favourite sayings "we are a...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :Two lumps. Stirrer. 14 August 2013
Date: 2013 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0025874 Description: The Prime Minister, John Key, and the leader of the ACT Party, John Banks, two lumps of sugar in a cup of tea are being stirred by the leader of New Zealand ...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :[ACT AGM] 31 January 2013
Date: 2013 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0023938 Description: Shows the ACT political party AGM meeting where only two people are present for the election of the ACT Party president. The official on the stage annouces t...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :"First you serve your time as a yes man, then, when you gain more experience, you graduate to fully qualified sycophant... with perks!" 1 October 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0029600 Description: Shows Peter Dunne giving David Seymor (ACT) advice. Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
Winter, Mark, 1958-:Brash. 26 April 2011
Date: 2011 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017609 Description: The cartoon shows a definition of the word 'brash'. It reads 'brash, aggressive noun, rash, pushy, tactless or in this case, ACTless, the antithesis of Hide,...
Winter, Mark 1958- :Light. Camera, ACT..... 27 September 2011
Date: 2011 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0019026 Description: The left side of the cartoon is white and includes the words 'Lights, Camera, ACT... (The word 'ACT' has a tick over the 'c' as in the ACT Party symbol). The...
Winter, Mark 1958- :ACT of God. An event caused by National forces beyond human control. 30 July 2012
Date: 2012 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0022465 Description: Shows a 'modern idiom' 'ACT of God'. The word 'ACT' is the ACT Party logo. Context: refers to the fact that ACT leader John Banks has been much in the news o...
Winter, Mark 1958- :Charlie D sat... quietly contemplating the future and his role in the evolutionary cycle and thought... why not put his name forward for the ACT Party? 27 September 2011
Date: 2011 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0019027 Description: A sweet-looking chimpanzee named 'Charie D' contemplates the future and his place in the evolutionary cycle and thinks that he will put his name forward for ...
Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:Political karma. 8 February 2014
Date: 2014 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-: [Digital cartoons published in New Zealand Herald] Ref: DCDL-0028835 Description: Cartoon shows an insect lifecycle, representing the ACT Party. An 'ACT larva' [sic] becomes an 'Epsom chrysalis', which changes colours and is emerges as a ...
Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:'As it happens, I do have an interest in a brothel.' 'But enough about coalition politics.' 25 September 2010
Date: 2011 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-: [Digital cartoons published in New Zealand Herald] By: New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0018954 Description: The cartoon shows ACT MP Hilary Calvert and ACT leader Rodney Hide sitting side by side in the house. Hilary Calvert smiles brightly and says 'As it happens ...
Winter, Mark, 1958- :TACTical. 14 August 2014
Date: 2014 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] Ref: DCDL-0029056 Description: Two versions of a cartoon depicting a tea cup full of hot water. The second cartoon is accompanied by addition text 'Epsom... tACTical voting... or as Nation...