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UnitedFuture announces first wave of candidates

Monday 22 September 2011

UnitedFuture announces first wave of candidates

At yesterday’s party conference, UnitedFuture President Judy Turner announced the first wave of nine candidates to contest this year’s general election.

The candidates and the electorates they are to stand in are:

Hon Peter Dunne – Ohariu
Jackie Douglas – West Coast/Tasman
Peter George – Dunedin North
Martin Gibson – East Coast
Andrew McMillan – Rangitata
Doug Stevens – Nelson
Monique Watson – Wellington Central
Ram Parkash – Botany
Bryan Mockridge – Mt Roskill

“These candidates are a good mix of experience and newcomers, with a strong track record of service to their local communities, and a commitment to the values of fairness and choice that are central to UnitedFuture,” said Mrs Turner.

Further candidates and the UnitedFuture party list will be announced over the coming weeks.

ENDS

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