Iain Lees-Galloway

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Name: Iain Lees-Galloway
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Cunliffe on the rampage

Labour leader David Cunliffe is sticking by his call for a vote on the leadership vote before Christmas - but he won't stand aside.He told reporters the party should not "eat each other through the media" and lashed out at senior MPs who have given interviews ... [Published The Press NZ - 4 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Early votes followed overall trend

More than 8000 people took the opportunity to vote early in Palmerston North this year, close to a quarter of all votes cast.The Electoral Commission has published a breakdown of the party vote at each polling booth in the country, as well as early v ... [Published Manawatu Standard - 3 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Resilient MP holds on against blue tide

I planned to spend election night keeping an eye on things while doing some other work.However, as the night wore on, I couldn't bear to stay away - so I popped into both the National and Labour parties' local election night functions.Given my declared ... [Published Manawatu Standard - 3 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Labour's future of uncertainty

OPINION: Labour now faces a long period of soul-searching and agony. It is vital that it does not try to shorten this necessarily unpleasant task. The party must not be hurried into making any decision, least of all about the leadership. Labour can rest ... [Published Dominion Post - 10 hours ago]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Palmerston North in the red as National romps in

Palmerston North looks set to lose a mayor and gain three MPs after an election night in which National returned with a tighter grip on power.Labour candidate Iain Lees-Galloway was re-elected in Palmerston North with a majority of 1889 on Saturday, down ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

MP Ball needs introducing

While two of the three people set to be Palmerston North MPs this term are well-known, Darroch Ball is not yet a household name in the city.Elected as a NZ First list MP on Saturday night, Ball was the third-highest polling candidate in Palmerston North ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Key's triumph no small achievement

OPINION: The verdict from New Zealanders could not have been more clear.Prime Minister John Key was besieged during the election campaign and has emerged with a level of support he probably dared not dream of.The result was also an emphatic rejection ... [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Palmerston North mayor to resign

Jono Naylor |Palmerston North could be looking for a new mayor as Jono Naylor looks set to be called into parliament for National.He wasn't able to wrest the Palmerston North seat away from Labour's Iain Lees-Galloway, but he's looking likely to make ... [Published Newstalk ZB - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

McKelvie increases his majority

The day after securing a second term as Rangitikei's MP, Ian McKelvie was enjoying his first round of golf in months.McKelvie, who finished Saturday night 10,232 votes clear of his Labour rival Deborah Russell, said he was feeling a bit rusty but he was ... [Published Waikato Times - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Labour message off mark, MP says

Iain Lees-Galloway's personal triumph on Saturday night was in stark contrast to his party's fortunes.Labour had its worst result since 1922 in this year's election and takes just 32 MPs into Parliament, down from 34 in the previous term.Speaking to the ... [Published Waikato Times - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Mayors leave chains behind

Palmerston North now has two MPs, but is in need of a mayor after Jono Naylor was carried off to Parliament by National's sweeping election win.Jono Naylor has been mayor for the past seven years, and was the sole nominee for the National Party candidacy ... [Published The Press NZ - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 3 reports

Labour retains Palmerston North

Labour's Iain Lees-Galloway has kept his grip on Palmerston North, seeing off the challenge of the city's mayor Jono Naylor.The sitting MP won by 1889 votes, down from his 2011 margin of 3285.Mr Lees-Galloway polled 15,164 votes but Mr Naylor will make ... [Published MSN New Zealand - Sep 20 2014]
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"The early votes looked like a reflection of the total vote," Labour MP Iain Lees-Galloway said. "early voting doesn't seem to have really increased the total number of voters."

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Resilient MP holds on against blue tide [Published Manawatu Standard - 3 hours ago]
Early votes followed overall trend [Published Manawatu Standard - 3 hours ago]
Cunliffe on the rampage [Published The Press NZ - 4 hours ago]
Don't eat each other: Cunliffe [Published Southland Times - 4 hours ago]
Labour's future of uncertainty [Published Dominion Post - 10 hours ago]
MP Ball needs introducing [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
Palmerston North in the red as National romps in [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
Nats win party vote with 43 per cent [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
Key's triumph no small achievement [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 22 2014]
Palmerston North mayor to resign [Published Newstalk ZB - Sep 21 2014]
McKelvie increases his majority [Published Waikato Times - Sep 21 2014]
Labour message off mark, MP says [Published Waikato Times - Sep 21 2014]
Mayors leave chains behind [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 21 2014]
Mayors leave chains behind [Published The Press NZ - Sep 21 2014]
Results: Around the regions [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 21 2014]
Labour retains Palmerston North [Published MSN New Zealand - Sep 20 2014]
Lees-Galloway returned as MP [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 20 2014]
Live results: New Zealand election 2014 [Published Wanganui Chronicle - Sep 20 2014]
National tightens grip on election race [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 20 2014]
National tightens grip on election race [Published Dominion Post - Sep 20 2014]
National tightens grip on election race [Published Nelson Mail - Sep 20 2014]
National tightens grip on election race [Published Taranaki Daily News - Sep 20 2014]
National in election box seat [Published stuff.co.nz - Sep 20 2014]
Tight tussle in Palmerston North [Published Newstalk ZB - Sep 20 2014]
NewsWire’s live 2014 election coverage [Published Newswire.co.nz - Sep 20 2014]
Can Naylor unseat Lees-Galloway? [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 20 2014]
Manawatu's pre-election awards [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 19 2014]
Candidates await voters' decision [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 19 2014]
Protesters, admirers greet Key [Published Manawatu Standard - Sep 19 2014]
Updates: On the buses with Key, Cunliffe [Published New Zealand Herald - Sep 18 2014]
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