Elizabeth McCombs
Elizabeth Reid McCombs (née Henderson, 19 November 1873 – 7 June 1935) was a New Zealand politician of the Labour Party who in 1933 became the first woman elected to the Parliament of New Zealand. New...
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Niniwa Heremaia
Niniwa Heremaia or Niniwa-i-te-rangi (6 Apr 1854 to 23 Mar 1929) was a Maori leader in New Zealand.In 1898 during Parliament’s Native Affairs Committee inquiry into Maori land legislation, she was the...
Tracey Martin
Tracey Anne Martin is a New Zealand politician and a member of the New Zealand House of Representatives. She is a member of New Zealand First and she is now the new New Zealand First Deputy Leader.
Christine Fletcher
Christine Elizabeth Fletcher QSO (née Lees, born 25 January 1955) is a New Zealand politician. Currently an Auckland Council councillor, she was previously a National Party Member of Parliament from 1...
Elizabeth Tennet
Elizabeth Patricia Tennet is a former New Zealand politician. She was an MP from 1987 to 1996, representing the Labour Party. She was first elected to Parliament in the 1987 elections as MP for the We...
Moana Mackey
Moana Lynore Mackey (born 28 February 1974) is a New Zealand politician and has represented the New Zealand Labour Party in the Parliament of New Zealand since 2003. She has Māori, Irish, Scottish an...
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Phillida Bunkle
Phillida Bunkle (born 1944) is a former New Zealand politician. She represented the Alliance in Parliament from 1996 to 2002, when she retired. Bunkle was for many years a lecturer at Victoria Univers...
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Liz Gordon
Elizabeth "Liz" Audrey Gordon (born 8 September 1955), is a former New Zealand politician. She was an MP from 1996 to 2002, representing the Alliance.
Elizabeth Audrey Gordon (known as Liz) was bo...
Nicky Wagner
Nicola Joanne "Nicky" Wagner (born 23 July 1953) is a New Zealand politician, who holds the Christchurch Central electorate seat for the New Zealand National Party in the Parliament of New Zealand.
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Pauline Gardiner
Pauline Mona Gardiner (born 27 September 1947) is a former New Zealand politician. She was born in Christchurch.
Gardiner was a member of parliament from 1993 to 1996, representing first the Natio...
Jill Pettis
Marjorie Jill Pettis (born 22 September 1952) is a New Zealand politician, and a member of the Labour Party.Pettis became MP for Whanganui in the 1993 elections, but in 2005 she narrowly lost the seat...
Melissa Lee
Melissa Ji-Yun Lee (Korean: 이지연, Lee Ji-yeon) (born circa 1966) is a New Zealand politician. She was elected to the House of Representatives as a list MP for the National Party in the 2008 electio...
Sue Wells
Sue Wells (29 September 1965) is a media personality and former city councillor in Christchurch, New Zealand.Wells received her education at Heaton Intermediate (1976–1977) and Christchurch Girls' Hig...
Maryan Street
Maryan Street (born 5 April 1955) was a Member of the New Zealand Parliament (MP) for the New Zealand Labour Party. In the 2005 elections, she became the first openly lesbian MP elected to the Parliam...
Meri Te Tai Mangakahia
Meri Te Tai Mangakahia (22 May 1868 – 10 October 1920) was a campaigner for women's suffrage in New Zealand.
Mangakahia was born in Lower Waihou near Panguru in the Hokianga valley. A member of th...
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Catherine Delahunty
Catherine Delahunty (born 1953) is a current New Zealand MP representing the Green Party who was first elected to parliament in 2008.As of 2012 she is the Green Party spokesperson on Education, Mining...
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Cathy Casey
Cathy Casey is a New Zealand politician who is an Auckland Councillor, for the Albert-Eden-Roskill Ward. She has a particular interest in social issues, such as taking a strong stance against bylaws r...
Alamein Kopu
Manu Alamein Kopu (1943 – 4 December 2011) was a New Zealand politician.
Kopu was raised in Opotiki. Her family was not wealthy, and Kopu characterised her youth as containing "much hardship"...
Tariana Turia
Dame Tariana Turia DNZM (born 8 April 1944) is a New Zealand politician. She gained considerable prominence during the foreshore and seabed controversy, and eventually broke with her party as a result...
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Denise Roche
Denise Maree Roche (born 9 July 1963) is a New Zealand politician who is a member of the Waiheke Local Board and the New Zealand House of Representatives, where she represents the Green Party of Aotea...
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Jill Ovens
Jill Ovens is a New Zealand Unionist and former political candidate.
She previously had a long history involved in New Zealand Unions, having served as the president of the Association of Staff in...
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Joy Quigley
Marilyn Joy Quigley, QSO (born 9 May 1948), also known as Joy McLauchlan, is a former New Zealand politician. Quigley was born in Geraldine, and married Al McLauchlan. She spent several years oversea...
Lianne Dalziel
Lianne Audrey Dalziel (/dælˈzɛl/; born 7 June 1960) is the Mayor of Christchurch. Prior to this position, she was a member of the New Zealand Parliament for 23 years, serving as Minister of Immigratio...
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Sandra Lee-Vercoe
Sandra Rose Te Hakamatua Lee-Vercoe QSO (born 8 August 1952) is a former New Zealand politician and diplomat. She served as deputy leader (and briefly leader) of the Alliance party, and was later High...
Luamanuvao Winnie Laban
Luamanuvao Winifred "Winnie" Alexandra Laban QSO (born 1955) is a former New Zealand politician. She was the Member of Parliament (MP) for the Mana electorate, representing the Labour Party. She was t...
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Alice Henrietta Gertrude Basten
Alice Henrietta Gertrude Basten (24 January 1876 – 6 March 1955) was a New Zealand businesswoman and local politician. She was born in Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand on 24 January 1876.In 1935,...
Ruth Dyson
Ruth Suzanne Dyson (born 11 August 1957) is a New Zealand politician. She is a member of the Labour Party and has been a Member of Parliament since 1993. Since the 2008 election, she has represented t...
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