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National supports review of tikanga

Gerry Brownlee MP
National Party Maori Affairs Spokesman

02 November 2005

National supports review of tikanga

National Party Maori Affairs spokesman Gerry Brownlee says National would support a proposal for a review of the use of Maori tikanga in the state sector.

“The National Party has been saying for sometime now that things like powhiri are being inappropriately used and over-used. We welcome Pita Sharples’ support,” says Mr Brownlee.

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