Hastings welcomes 30 new citizens
Date: August 13,
Hastings welcomes 30 new
Hastings will welcome 30 new New
Zealanders at a citizenship ceremony to be held Wednesday 13
August 2014, from 6 pm in the Hastings District Council
The candidates’ nationalities are as
will welcome those present on behalf of tangata
Hastings District Council Councillors will present
each candidate with a kowhai tree to symbolise “putting
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David Cunliffe And
The Future Of The
David Cunliffe met with the press today after Saturday’s disappointing election result for The Labour Party.
“We are all deeply concerned by the result of our party vote. I want to be clear that I, as leader, am responsible for that result” Cunliffe said. Although he called the results “deeply disappointing” Cunliffe said “the voters are always right”.
He felt that Labour needed to make improvements and take action: “We don’t need months to get feedback from members of the public, we've had a lot over the past 48 hours”. More>>
Update: After a seven hour caucus meeting David Cunliffe has announced Chris Hipkins and Carmel Sepuloni as new party whips and said the Labour council will hold an independent review into the election result. He did not comment on any leadership vote.