Henare Supports Elder's Retirement
"Mauri Pacific fully understands Jack Elder's decision to
step down at this
year's election," its Leader, Hon Tau
Henare, said today.
"Jack's been a trooper for the party
since its formation just under a year ago
and he will be
missed," said Mr Henare.
"The party and its membership has
stuck by Jack because that's what we're
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