She was backed by Union officials to stand to be an MP in 2015 and was elected. Preliminary results for the end of life choice and cannabis referendums will be available on October 30. and is expected to be completed in 20 days. The National Party received more than 50 per cent of the party votes in Coromandel in 2017 but this year Labour won the most with 42.7 per cent, while National took 33.7 per cent. Make your vote count at NZ Election 2020.

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National's Scott Simpson has held the seat since 2011 and this year's preliminary results give him the seat with 19,241 votes of 41,180 cast. Kelvin Davis. Deadline for candidate statement to be submitted to the ‘candidate statement portal’ ... the members and conference should have supreme sovereignty over the Labour party. If no candidate receives more than 50 per cent of the vote in the first round, the candidate with the fewest votes is eliminated and their second preferences are redistributed.

The outspoken MP for Birmingham Yardley said Labour must strive to be “clear and straightforward” before it can reclaim power.

Labour has had a stranglehold on the Wellington Central electorate for the best part of the last four decades. Green-Party . Election 2020: National claim favourite candidates but Labour's the party winners 18 Oct, 2020 02:30 AM 6 minutes to read Labour's Waiariki candidate Tamati Coffey with Rotorua candidate … On the economy: Has consistently defended the party’s heavily criticised election manifesto and spending plans. The commission decides things … To find out more about these cookies, see our. Seven MPs entered the election and after the MP and MEP nominations were submitted five remained. Morrison has secured the backing of Unite and BFAWU, as well as Disability Labour and Disabled People Against Cuts. On the economy: Attacked the party’s spending plans, which she said were viewed as being reckless stating Labour promised the “earth, moon and stars” without saying how it would be paid for. The candidates of the Labour leadership have been confirmed and a date has been set for when one of them will be crowned the successor to Jeremy Corbyn.

Please click through to see a list of who is seeking your CLP or affiliated organisation’s nomination along with their statement. On Brexit: She was not a prominent supporter of Labour’s second Brexit referendum policy but has since suggested that she did not think the party’s stance on the issue was decisive enough. 15,526 votes are non-transferable. Eligible Labour Party members, affiliated supporters, and registered supporters were eligible to take part in the ballot that ran from Monday 24 February to Thursday 2 April. Andrew Little. When announcing she was standing to succeed him she said people in Northern constituencies “need a leader who is proud to be from those communities” adding: “After a decade of having the privilege to represent you, I have a deeper understanding of what has gone awry in our discredited political system.”. Coffey has said he will not concede until the special votes are counted, which last election gave him roughly 400 votes to secure the win from former Māori Party leader Te Ururoa Flavell. Ms Thornberry, 56, claims she is the best option for taking on Boris Johnson, and came out swinging against the Prime Minister. Grant Robertson. More than 170 Labour Party members have put themselves forward for 18 seats in the party’s national executive committee elections, which kicked off over the weekend with the start of an 11-week nomination period.
She has since argued Labour should now focus on making sure Mr Johnson delivers the best possible future trade deal with the EU.


Please click through to see a list of who is seeking your CLP or affiliated organisation’s nomination along with their statement. She has shown, however, that she is willing to diverge from her mentor by stating she would be willing to push the nuclear button. Has claimed the policy, which calls for the UK to be zero carbon by 2030 and a wholesale shift to “unionised, well-paid green jobs”, was undersold in the election. Compare the policies, candidates, parties and referendums to see where you stand. Background: A Labour member since the age of 17, Ms Thornberry  joined the Transport and General Workers’ Union in 1985 and was first elected as an MP in 2005 – making her one of the most experienced politicians in the list of candidates. Lake Taupō deaths: Police release details, 'Incredible result': Māori Party returning to Parliament. Although McClay won a fifth term as Rotorua MP with 14,283 of the votes, the electorate voted strongly for his party's competition and Labour secured 45.8 per cent of party votes over National's 29.6 per cent. Chris Hipkins.

On the climate: Attacked the Government’s decision this week to put anti-climate change campaigners Extinction Rebellion on a list of terrorists as “completely wrong and counterproductive”. For the members’ section of the NEC, 81 candidates are vying for nine seats, while 54 activists are contesting the new disability representative post. Why did Trump not tell Johnson about deadly Soleimani attack?

It fully supports Keir Starmer. Voters marked their ballot papers with preferences, with 1 being their first preference, 2 being their second preference and so on. On foreign policy: As shadow foreign secretary she is best placed to speak on such matters out of the leadership rivals.

Lindars-Hammond is a Sheffield councillor, while Islington councillor Perry has been on the NEC since 2014. And she consistently argued for a workable Brexit deal, coming close to voting for Theresa May’s proposal and eventually backing Boris Johnson’s bill at second reading. In the last election, Muller received 61 per cent of votes, followed by Warren-Clark on 27 per cent. The Labour Party will place third-party cookies on your computer to help us make this website better. Ardern says 'mandate exists for Labour'; Govt to form in 3 weeks. Current role: Shadow foreign secretary and MP for Islington South and Finsbury. The Tribune group is chaired by Clive Efford.

The Labour Party will place third-party cookies on your computer to help us make this website better. Background:  She grew up in Manchester and had various jobs in shops and call centres before studying for a degree and then training to be a solicitor. She argued that offering an alternative softer Brexit would have protected formerly Labour seats across the north, Midlands and Wales which were lost to the Tories.

To find out more about these cookies, see our privacy notice. Who are the potential candidates for Labour’s NEC? These elections were conducted using the Single Transferable Vote (STV) method. Labour has now published the statements submitted by all 173 candidates. But at number 71 on Labour's list, he won't be making it into Parliament. But Tapsell was one of the many victims of the massive swing to Labour after the left romped home to take the election. He has also distanced himself from the rejoiner camp, arguing that it was time to move on from Brexit. On the economy: Attacked the free market economy, which he said had not created “trickle down economics”. To find out more about these cookies, see our privacy notice. LabourList understands that further endorsements may be decided by Labour to Win, for posts such as youth rep and disability rep, but none have been agreed by the group yet. Party votes in the electorate followed the overall national results: 49.3 per cent of votes for the Labour Party compared with National's 28.2 per cent. Corbyn SAVAGED over Iran comments. Compare the policies, candidates, parties and referendums to see where you stand. Labour's Nathaniel Blomfield, who received 15,035 votes, said reducing Simpson's margin by 10,000 votes, from 2017, put the seat "in striking distance" and it was now "more purple than blue". Mark Drakeford has accused Boris Johnson of being “neglectful” of the relationship between the UK government and the…, In the seven years that I’ve been a member of the party, I have received only two direct…, Labour is calling for free school meals to be extended over holidays between now and spring 2021, covering…. Lisa Nandy, the outspoken MP for leave-voting Wigan, is the most recent Labour member to make an official bid for leadership. Sorry, there was a problem with your subscription. He has emerged as the bookies’ favourite to win the leadership, despite being viewed as more of a centrist than his main rival, Ms Long-Bailey. No candidate has received more than 50 per cent of votes cast. In Rotorua, incumbent National MP Todd McClay held on to his seat with only a 1245-vote margin between him and Labour's Claire Mahon, who secured 13,038 votes. In the past Labour has only nibbled at the wide margin Tauranga MP Simon Bridges has enjoyed for four terms, but on Saturday it took a big bite.

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Background: Born in Manchester, Ms Nandy worked for charities and think-tanks before becoming a councillor in Hammersmith and Fulham.

Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. More than 170 Labour Party members have put themselves forward for 18 seats in the party’s national executive committee elections, which kicked off over the weekend with the start of an 11-week nomination period. The hotly contested Waiariki seat is being held by Māori Party newcomer Rawiri Waititi, for now - giving the party that was ousted in the previous election the opportunity to reclaim a seat at the decision-making table. Open Labour is also backing George Lindars-Hammond for disability rep and Alice Perry for local government. This includes an estimated 66,000 overseas and dictation votes. Express. This is the grouping in Westminster that was reformed in 2005. ... Labour-Party . She announced her intentions earlier today (January 4) in a letter to the Wigan Post, where she declared her intentions to “bring Labour home”. She said too many people “no longer feel they have a voice in our national story” and did not believe that politicians were interested in what they had to say. On Brexit: Through his frontbench role he was key to shifting Labour’s position towards supporting a second referendum. Labour leadership: Who can vote in Labour leadership elections.

Make your vote count at NZ Election 2020. Read about all the Labour candidates in the 2020 General Election. A number of candidates belong to factional ‘slates’ that signal to voters where they come from in the party and typically give them an advantage over independent candidates as they have a stronger network of activists campaigning for them. With 100 per cent of the vote counted, Bridges has narrowly claimed a fifth term in what was considered a safe blue seat. Has consistently attacked Boris Johnson’s handling of Iran, including its imprisonment of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. Personal details including a home address were originally released but have now been removed. Special declaration votes are still to be counted and were estimated at 17 per cent of the total national votes. Her campaign has largely focused on her childhood experiences of seeing the instability of her father’s work growing up in Manchester and her supporters are hoping that her Northern roots could help win over many voters who defected to the Tories.

He is championing the benefits of diversity in the UK, and strives for “a vision of a country that is inclusive and tolerant, that listens to the needs of its local communities and believes in building bridges between them.”.

Don’t know who to vote for? She won the seat by 14,335 votes in the last election, a 62.9 per cent majority of the 39,140 votes cast, but this year she won by just 5254 in on the preliminary results - with 18,646 of the 37,772 votes cast. © 2020 Associated Newspapers Limited. This continues until one candidate has more than 50 per cent of the remaining valid votes. After many hours of negotiations, the coalition decided to propose a slate of six local party rep candidates, which notably did not include Momentum co-founder Jon Lansman, who had wanted to stand again.