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Labour Selects Experienced Community Campaigner Anna Lorck For Tukituki Electorate

Friday, 13 March 2020, 2:39 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour’s Tukituki candidate Anna Lorck says she’s thrilled to have been selected to run again in the electorate and is greatly encouraged by the opportunity to “get the job done”. Ms Lorck, a Hastings businesswoman and experienced local issues ... More >>

Labour Selects Terisa Ngobi For Otaki

Sunday, 8 March 2020, 1:20 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Local Case Manager for Work and Income Levin,Terisa Ngobi has been selected as Labour’s Otaki Candidate for September’s general election. “It’s a privilege to have been selected by local Labour members to be our Otaki candidate this year. I’m ... More >>

Labour Selects Candidate For Seat That Helen Clark And Jacinda Ardern First Stood In

Monday, 24 February 2020, 8:44 am | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Party has selected Kerrin Leoni as their candidate for the electorate of Waikato. In a confirmation meeting held in Ngaruawahia on 23rd February, Ms Leoni, 39, was nominated unopposed as the electorate candidate, with the electorate covering ... More >>

Labour MP to make way for new Mana MP

Saturday, 8 February 2020, 2:31 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour MP for Mana, Kris Faafoi, has today announced he will run as a list candidate at this year’s election in order to make way for a new Labour MP in Mana. More >>

Labour commits to Facebook transparency rules

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 2:14 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern announced she is re-committing to a relentlessly positive election campaign in 2020 that will see the Party voluntarily sign up to Facebook’s new advertising transparency rules and have its major election policy ... More >>

Jacinda Ardern: 2019 Labour Party Conference

Monday, 2 December 2019, 10:02 am | New Zealand Labour Party

As I look around the world, I can see why people ask that question. Our world feels so fractured. Views feel much more entrenched and people more tribal. Politics at times no longer feels like a place for debate and dialogue, but a place for dissent ... More >>

Kelvin Davis: 2019 Labour Party Conference

Monday, 2 December 2019, 9:58 am | New Zealand Labour Party

Everyone has a story. And right now, our party, our government is writing its own story. A story that will last the ages. A story that starts something like this More >>

Supporting Youth Futures and Southland’s Manufacturing Base

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 11:13 am | New Zealand Labour Party

“As an Invercargill based List MP, I’m delighted with today’s announcements” said Dr Liz Craig, “not only because the Provincial Growth Fund will be investing a further $4 million into the Southland economy, but also because of the synergies ... More >>

Labour selects Dr Tracey McLellan for Banks Peninsula seat

Monday, 25 November 2019, 11:59 am | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Party has selected NZ Nurses Organization organiser and former academic Dr Tracey McLellan to contest the Banks Peninsula seat at the 2020 general election. More >>

Rachel Boyack Labour’s 2020 candidate for Nelson

Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 9:04 am | New Zealand Labour Party

Rachel Boyack was confirmed as the Labour Party candidate for Nelson for the 2020 General Election at a meeting of Party members held in Nelson tonight More >>

New Labour MPs to deliver Dame Dorothy Fraser Lecture

Monday, 11 November 2019, 1:24 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

The eighth annual Dame Dorothy Fraser Lecture will be delivered in Dunedin tonight by up and coming Labour women MPs (from the 2017 intake) Deborah Russell – MP for New Lynn,  Liz Craig, List MP based in Invercargill,  Kiri Allan – List MP ... More >>

Statement from Nigel Haworth: Resigning as Labour President

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 1:13 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“I’ve come to the conclusion that regardless of the outcome of the appeal process into complaints about a Party member, fresh leadership will be required to take forward any recommendations from that process. More >>

Jacinda Ardern accepts Labour Party President resignation

Wednesday, 11 September 2019, 1:10 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“In the last 48 hours I have read incredibly distressing reports of an alleged sexual assault involving members of the Labour Party,” Jacinda Ardern said. More >>

Statement from Labour Party President regarding allegations

Tuesday, 10 September 2019, 1:11 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“The serious allegation of a sexual assault, outlined in The SpinOff article and in other media, was not provided to the President and Acting General Secretary at a meeting in the Wellington Central Library or subsequently to the Labour Party Investigation ... More >>

Labour Party to establish independent appeal process

Monday, 12 August 2019, 7:59 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Party National Council has determined that the parties in the recently publicised investigation into alleged actions by a party member can appeal, if they choose to, the findings of the original investigation. More >>

Ensuring Midwifery Cover for Urgent Births

Thursday, 8 August 2019, 12:05 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

Today the Health Select Committee released its report on Hamish Walker’s petition, which asked the House of Representatives to urge the Southern DHB to keep Lumsden Maternity as a primary birthing unit. More >>

Announcement on Telford a Vote of Confidence in Southland

Wednesday, 7 August 2019, 2:54 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“Today’s announcement that the Government will invest $4.7 million in Telford is a vote of confidence in both Southland and SIT” said Invercargill based Labour MP Liz Craig. More >>

Having our say in Southland’s Vocational Education

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 12:28 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“SIT is incredibly important to us here in Southland” said Invercargill based Labour MP Liz Craig “as is having our say in what happens with vocational education and training locally. That’s why, in coming days, I’ll be continuing to talk ... More >>

Sustainable midwifery services in Northern Southland

Wednesday, 31 July 2019, 1:08 pm | New Zealand Labour Party

“It’s absolutely essential that Northern Southland women have access to high quality maternity services” said Invercargill based Labour MP Liz Craig “and I share the local community’s concerns that Lumsden’s primary birthing unit was ... More >>

Labour's Manurewa-Papakura Auckland Council Candidates

Thursday, 20 June 2019, 10:20 am | New Zealand Labour Party

The Labour Party has selected Manurewa business owner Ilango Krishnamoorthy and economist and former Labour cabinet minister Peter Neilson as our two candidates to contest the Manurewa-Papakura Auckland Council positions for this year’s local body elections, ... More >>

 

 

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