The four contenders for the Labour Party leadership: Andrew Little, Nanaia Mahuta, David Parker and Grant Robertson, are making their bid to party members in Nelson tonight.
Nelson is a city on the eastern shores of Tasman Bay, and is the economic and cultural centre of the Nelson region. Established in 1841, it is the second-oldest settled city in New Zealand and the oldest in the South Island.
Grant Robertson, Nanaia Mahuta, David Parker and Andrew Little attended a meeting in Wellington on Wednesday night for the first of 14 husting meetings across the country to enable party members to select a leader for the NZ Labour Party.
Grant Robertson said at the meeting that: "I give you this commitment, a Labour government I lead will legislate for fair wages, collective bargaining and the rights of all workers to be upheld." Robertson was re-elected in the Wellington Central electorate in the September 2014 general election. His bid for the party's leadership…Read
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