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Taxpayers’ Union Appoint Ben Craven as Campaigns Coordinator

Taxpayers’ Union Appoint Ben Craven as Campaigns Coordinator

The New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union has appointed former New Zealand First staffer Ben Craven to be the Union’s Campaigns Coordinator.

Craven was a parliamentary researcher reporting to Winston Peters for two years and has also worked in the public sector as an advisor.

“Ben brings a strong understanding of both the parliamentary and public sector environments,” says Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director, Jordan Williams. "His focus will be on ensuring the Union remains a strong voice for taxpayers in the corridors of power and continues to expose excessive and wasteful government spending.”

Mr Craven says, “As we approach the election, I look forward to assisting the Taxpayers’ Union as it grows and ensures that the true cost of political promises are understood by the public.”

Mr Craven holds a BA in Politics and Philosophy from Victoria University of Wellington.

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