Tag Archives: Rangitikei 2014

Thank you

Thank you, to my team, and to my family, and to people who’ve supported me, and to people who hollered encouraging words out of their car windows, and to people who voted for me. I think the results from Rangitīkei … Continue reading

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This is very gratifying

The local paper has handed out some campaign awards. Manawatu’s pre-election awards Best campaign: Deborah Russell, Labour. Faced with the unenviable task of taking on National’s Ian McKelvie in Rangitikei Russell has thrown everything at the campaign. She’s been all … Continue reading

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Working hard for Rangitīkei

It’s hard to believe that this election campaign is nearly over. My team and I have been working hard for months. We’ve visited every town and village in the electorate, knocked on doors, held street corner meetings, attended festivals and … Continue reading

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Campaign update – 7 September

Just 13 days to go. Or 13 sleeps, however you prefer to count this. I’ve had so many people contacting me to say that they’ve voted, and that they’ve voted to support me and the Labour Party. Thank you. The … Continue reading

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Campaign update – 16 days to go

16 days to go. The early voting booths are open – click here for a list of Rangitīkei early voting places. We’re busy with a cycle of candidates’ forums and street corner meetings and getting leaflets out, doing our best … Continue reading

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Street corner meetings, candidates’ forums, it’s all on!

I’ve run street corner meetings in every sizable township in Rangitkei – Bulls, Shannon, Marton, Feilding, Ohakune, Raetihi, Ashhurst, Taihape and Taumarunui, and a couple in not so sizable places, like Pohangina. I’m counting the Pohangina meeting as the best … Continue reading

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Campaign newsletter

Click here for our latest campaign newsletter. Rangitīkei campaign update – August 6 – pdf 463kb We’re moving into the busiest stage of the campaign – lots of street corner meetings, leafletting, candidates’ forums, door knocking, making phone calls, visiting … Continue reading

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