INDEPENDENT NEWS

NZ First expresses condolences over death of Jim Anderton

Published: Sun 7 Jan 2018 04:46 PM
Rt Hon Winston Peters
Media Statement
New Zealand First Leader
Deputy Prime Minister
7 January 2017
New Zealand First expresses condolences with the passing of Jim Anderton
New Zealand First Leader and Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters has expressed his condolences with the passing of Jim Anderton.
“On behalf of New Zealand First I wish to acknowledge the contribution Jim Anderton has made to the country and his remarkable service as a parliamentarian,” said Mr Peters.
“Whatever you thought of his politics Jim stuck to his principles and what he believed in up to the end.”
“Our deepest condolences are extended to the Anderton family for their loss,” said Mr Peters.
Ends

Next in New Zealand politics

Two years’ progress since the Kaikoura earthquake
By: Marlborough District Council
Pike River Mine Drift re-entry plan to proceed
By: New Zealand Government
New High Commissioner to Australia announced
By: New Zealand Government
Dame Silvia Cartwright to lead public inquiry into EQC
By: New Zealand Government
Gordon Campbell on the Royal Commission into child abuse
By: Gordon Campbell
Cases delays: court staff refuse to handle sentencing papers
By: RNZ
Primary school teachers on strike again today
By: RNZ
Scholtens inquiry released
By: New Zealand Government
Kaikōura property owners in limbo two years after quake
By: RNZ
Earthquake scenario to practise emergency response
By: Greater Wellington Regional Council
The Kaikoura Rebuild: A Scoop Foundation Investigation
By: Veronika Meduna
Pike River Mine re-entry: How it will happen
By: RNZ
Little: Pike River drift re-entry to proceed
By: New Zealand Government
Pike River Mine re-entry
By: New Zealand Police
We’re in!
By: Stand With Pike
View as: DESKTOP | MOBILEWe're in BETA! Send Feedback © Scoop Media