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Labour selects Josephine Bartley to run in By-election

Sunday, 19 November 2017, 11:07 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Panmure resident Josephine Bartley has secured Labour’s backing in the upcoming by-election for the Maungakiekie-Tāmaki ward. The seat was vacated when the sitting councillor resigned after being elected to Parliament. Ms Bartley is in her third ... More >>

Proud day with new Māori Ministers

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 4:48 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Māori caucus is proud of the five new Māori Ministers who have today been announced by Prime Minister-designate Jacinda Ardern. More >>

Speech: Ardern - CTU conference speech

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 3:00 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

We wanted to capture both that there was a huge amount we needed to change to place NZ on a better path. But we also wanted to capture the sentiment, that, together, change was possible. More >>

NZ’s first Tongan-born Cabinet Minister named

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 1:41 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Jenny Salesa, MP for Manukau East, is New Zealand’s first Tongan-born, Tongan-speaking Cabinet Minister. More >>

Ministers to chart new course for New Zealand

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 11:49 am | New Zealand Labour Party

Portfolio responsibilities for the incoming Labour-led Government underline our commitment to chart a new course for New Zealand, says Prime Minister-designate Jacinda Ardern. More >>

Coalition agreement NZ First and Labour

Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 4:18 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Preamble The Labour and New Zealand First Parties have a range of shared values, and policy objectives. More >>

Coalition agreements foundation for strong government

Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 3:53 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Agreements with New Zealand First and the Green Party lay the foundation for a strong and proactive coalition government, says Prime Minister-designate Jacinda Ardern. More >>

Jacinda Ardern - Justin Trudeau call photo

Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 1:50 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

A photo from the call this morning between Prime Minister-designate Jacinda Ardern and the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau. More >>

President Trump offers his congratulations

Monday, 23 October 2017, 11:18 am | New Zealand Labour Party

President Trump offers his congratulations This morning Labour Leader and Prime Minister-elect Jacinda Ardern received a call from President Trump congratulating her on the outcome of the New Zealand election. "The President was genuinely interested in our ... More >>

Labour Ministers of the Crown announced

Friday, 20 October 2017, 4:05 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Today caucus has elected the 21 Labour Ministers of the Crown who will serve in the new government’s executive, says Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern. More >>

Agreement with NZ First to support a Labour-led Govt

Thursday, 19 October 2017, 7:48 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Agreement with New Zealand First to support a Labour-led Government Labour is pleased to have successfully concluded negotiations with New Zealand First as a critical step to forming a Labour-led progressive Government, says Labour Leader Jacinda Ardern. ... More >>

Labour Selects Fleur Fitzsimons Candidate for Southern Ward

Friday, 13 October 2017, 10:14 am | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Party has selected lawyer, mother of three and Island Bay resident Fleur Fitzsimons as its candidate to replace Paul Eagle as the Councillor for the Southern Ward on the Wellington City Council. More >>

Labour welcomes final results

Saturday, 7 October 2017, 2:25 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour welcomes final results Today’s final election count has strengthened the mandate for change, and for negotiations to continue in earnest, says Leader of the Opposition Jacinda Ardern. “We congratulate Angie Warren-Clark on becoming Labour’s ... More >>

Lewis Moeau - he aituā, he aituā!

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 3:07 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Lewis Moeau - he aituā, he aituā! Kua tau ngā pōkeao ki runga i te marae o Te Poho o Taharākau ki roto o Manutūkē, oti rā ki runga o Puketapu me Manawaru, ngā maunga tipua o te hautipua kua riro nei. E heke ana ngā roimata me ngā maimai ... More >>

Statement Regarding Coalition Negotiations

Monday, 2 October 2017, 1:13 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“This morning I spoke with New Zealand First Leader, Winston Peters. We will look to hold a meeting between our respective teams later this week, while we wait for special votes to be counted. More >>

Labour pledges full rebuild for Wainuiomata High

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 7:25 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour pledges full rebuild for Wainuiomata High Labour will deliver a better future for education in Hutt South with the allocation of up to $20 million for a full rebuild of Wainuiomata High School, says Leader of the Opposition Leader Jacinda Ardern. ... More >>

Housing report earns Nats the red card

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 3:12 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

National’s failure to acknowledge and fix the housing crisis will be their legacy. Labour will tackle the housing crisis head-on, says Labour Housing spokesperson Phil Twyford. More >>

Sluggish growth reflects nine years of drift from National

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 12:46 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Today’s GDP figures reflect an economy that the National Government has allowed to drift along on the basis of growing population rather than improving productivity and adding value, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson. More >>

National’s campaign of deception an affront to democracy

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 4:41 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Voters this week have a clear choice between Labour’s optimism and honesty, or rewarding National’s campaign of relentless lies, says Labour’s Finance spokesperson Grant Robertson. More >>

Another day – another health crisis

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 1:39 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

News today that the emergency department at Waikato has turned 180 patients away is another crisis for the Government and its besieged health system, says Labour’s Health spokesperson David Clark. More >>

 

 

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