Another Clark for Labour

Selwyn College warden David Clark has been selected as Labour’s candidate for Dunedin North.

He has previously worked as a Treasury analyst and as an adviser to Labour list MP David Parker, also of Dunedin.

 Big News points out that four of the candidates who contested the seat at the last election will be in parliament after the recess:  Pete Hodgson (Labour), Michael Woodhouse (National), Metiria Turei (Greens) and Hilary Calvert (Act).

Clark has been seleted because Hodgson is retiring, Dunedin North is bright red so the new candidate’s chances of becoming the next MP are high.

 Given Act’s performance, Calvert’s seat in parliament is more precarious.

4 Responses to Another Clark for Labour

  1. Adolf Fiinkensein says:

    Oh I don’t know. If Whaleoil is right, and he isn’t always, then ACT looks to have quite a secure future.

    If he is, it seems Lance Private Roy and Captain Mainwaring might be rushing off to form their own party. The Old Fart leading the Young Tart, perhaps. I suspect Messrs Hide, Boscowan and Key might suddenly ‘find God’ if the story is true.


  2. adam2314 says:

    Key can not afford to lose Epsom..

    Thus .. Patsy candidate for National..

    Key is losing support from ALL sides..

    No Balls..

    Thus.. Liabour supported by ( of all people )


    Will cruise in..

    A dreadful thing to contemplate..

    Ongoing.. Philin will resign after 15 to 18 months basking under his leadership win ..

    Resign to the Deputy prime minister WINSTONE..


    His deputy prime minister will be some one call

    SINGH !!!.. ( From Papatoetoe )


    Abolish postal voting whilst you can..


  3. adam2314 says:

    His deputy prime minister will be some one callED

    Duibuchi :-))


  4. gravedodger says:

    adam2314, where do you base your pathetic views, please take a quick look at the latest polls.
    Sometimes you are better to be silent in the face of a suggestion you are insane than speak and remove the doubt.


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