Labour thanks Charles Chauvel for his service
19 February 2013
Labour thanks Charles Chauvel for
Labour Leader David
Shearer has today accepted the resignation of list MP
Charles Chauvel who is leaving to take up a new post at the
“Charles is a talented and
dedicated MP who has made a huge contribution to the Labour
team. He will be missed.
“We thank him for his
commitment to standing up for New Zealanders and for working
to make people’s lives better.
played an important role within the Labour team. He has
chaired a number of Select Committees and represented Labour
in many portfolio areas since 2006, including most recently
as Shadow Attorney-General and spokesperson for Justice and
Arts, Culture and Heritage.
“We wish Charles well
with his new role. He will do New Zealand proud in this
international assignment,” said David
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