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Conservative List Released

PRESS RELEASE

1 November 2011
Conservative List Released

The Conservative Party list for the 2011 election has been released today.

Although the party has only been officially registered for less than four weeks, it has managed to field 52 candidates, substantially more than all other minor parties except the Greens.

Conservative Party Leader Colin Craig says “I think it’s amazing that in a few short weeks we have put forward a list of quality people, that are representative in age, gender, ethnicity, and vocation of all New Zealanders”.

“I know the people we’ve put forward will be great representatives for the country, and as we now start our campaign, I expect them to impress New Zealanders and ultimately win their vote” he says.

Campaign Manager Patrick Dougherty says “This list reveals that a wide cross section of New Zealanders care enough to want to be part of bringing change to the way our nation is governed.”

“52 candidates is a great start for a newly registered political party” says Dougherty.

The full list of Conservative Party candidates, their electorates, and list placings is attached to this release, and will be available on our website shortly.

ENDS

Electorate / Name / List Placing
Rodney / Colin Craig / 1
East Coast / Kathy Sheldrake / 2
Tauranga / Larry Baldock / 3
Māngere / Fa'avae Gagamoe / 4
Waikato / Brian Dobbs / 5
Napier / Roy Brown / 6
East Coast Bays / Simonne Dyer / 7
Epsom / Simon Kan / 8
Tāmaki / Litia Simpson / 9
Hunua / Kevin Campbell / 10
Botany / Paul Young / 11
Christchurch East / Leighton Baker / 12
Mt Roskill / Feleti Key / 13
WestCoast-Tasman / Claire Holley / 14
Manukau East / Frank John Naea / 15
Mt Albert / Frank Poching / 16
Waitaki / Jesse Misa / 17
Papakura / Bob Daw / 18
Pakuranga / Lance Gedge / 19
Hamilton East / Robyn Jackson / 20
Hamilton West / Pat Gregory / 21
Waimakariri / Timothy de Vries / 22
Northland / Melanie Taylor / 23
Te Atatū / Cynthia Liu / 24
North Shore / Craig H Jensen / 25
Nelson / Oliver Vitali / 26
Waitakere / Danny Mountain / 27
New Lynn / Ivan Bailey / 28
Wairarapa / Brent Reid / 29
Christchurch Central / Michael Cooke / 30
Palmerston North / Andrew Marquet /
Rongotai / Bruce Welsh /
Rotorua / Daryl Smith /
Hutt South / Gordon Copeland /
Maungakiekie / Grace Haden /
Coromandel / Hugh Rurehe /
Rangitīkei / Ian Robertson /
Ōtaki / John Ryersson /
Taupō / Mark Breetvelt /
Wigram / Mark Peters /
Northcote / Matthew Webster /
Wellington Central / Paul Stipkovits /
Bay of Plenty / Peter Redman /
Manurewa / Richard Addis /
Helensville / Rick Drayson /
Ilam / Roger Larkins /
Clutha-Southland / Ross Calverley /
Whangarei / Ross Craig /
Auckland Central / Stephen Greenfield /
Ōhariu / Stephen Woodnut /
Tukituki / Stephen Jenkinson /
Selwyn / Wilton Gray /



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