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Conservatives opt out of Northland by-election

Colin Craig has come out of political hibernation to announce that the Conservatives won’t stand a candidate in the Northland by-election. NZ Herald:

Conservatives skip north’s byelection to avoid giving Peters a fillip…

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"Those of you who are writing off Winston..."

A comment at The Standard about some history of by-elections by Shannon.

Those of you who are writing off Winston need to do some revision of New Zealand’s by-election history.

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Antipodean Adventure - New Zealand - Final Week

Into our final week in New Zealand. Hopefully these pictures will tell the story.

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Mana Party in Northland

The electorate that Hone Harawira built the Mana Party on was Te Tai Tokerau. That covers Northland and parts of the northern fringe of Auckland. 407 more words


What's Winston up to in Northland?

What other than ego and attention seeking has motivated Winston Peters to stand in the Northland by-election?

Is there any more to it than a punch drunk old political pugilist pleading for attention? 416 more words


Mark Osborne National's Northland candidate

National has selected and announced their candidate for the Northland by-election. NZ Herald:

The National Party has chosen Mark Osborne as its candidate for the Northland by-election.

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Mark Osborne Nat candidate for Northland

National Party members in the Northland electorate have selected Matthew Osborne as their candidate for next month’s by-election.

. . . Mr Osborne was selected at a large meeting of party members in Kerikeri today, pledging to work to maintain a strong voice for Northland in John Key’s National Government. 292 more words