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Jacinda Ardern promises 'relentless positivity' as Labour leader in upcoming campaign - TVNZ

Jacinda Ardern says she's just taken on the worst job in politics but she'll bring "relentless positivity" to the party and next month's election campaign. An hour after being named as the leader following the resignation of Andrew Little, Ms Ardern's ...and more »

Jacinda Ardern Takes Over New Zealand Opposition as Election Looms - New York Times

New Zealand's political opposition was jolted by an abrupt change at the top on Tuesday as the Labour Party leader quit amid dismal polling numbers and a rising star, Jacinda Ardern, took over just weeks before a general election. Ms. Ardern, 37, has ...and more »

The rise and rise of Jacinda Ardern - Radio New Zealand

The young Labour party leader - she turned 37 last month - and Auckland MP has been tipped in the past as a future leader. Jacinda Ardern Photo: RNZ / Rebekah Parsons-King. After a stint as deputy, she was today unanimously elected leader - with Te Tai ...and more »

As it happened: Jacinda Ardern takes charge as Labour leader - Radio New Zealand

Jacinda Ardern and Kelvin Davis have been elected unopposed at a caucus meeting as Labour's new leader and deputy. Andrew Little stepped aside as Labour leader this morning and endorsed Ms Ardern as his replacement. Key events: On Sunday ...and more »

Recap: Jacinda Ardern promises relentless positivity as Labour leader after Andrew Little quits -

Jacinda Ardern is Labour's new leader after Andrew Little stepped down from the position on Tuesday morning, while Kelvin Davis has filled the space she left as deputy leader. Sort by: Editorial. Newest first. Oldest first. Newest first. Editorial ...and more »

The anatomy of a Labour leadership spill: Little exits stage Left pursued by the polls -

Andrew Little steps down as Labour leader and is replaced by his former deputy Jacinda Ardern. OPINION: It was early Tuesday when Andrew Little decided finally to call it quits. In Auckland, after launching Labour's East Coast Bays campaign, he had ...and more »

Jacinda Ardern becomes youngest New Zealand Labour leader after Andrew Little quits - The Guardian

Deputy leader takes over less than two months before election as polls place support for the opposition party at just 23 to 24%. Eleanor Ainge Roy in Dunedin. @EleanorAingeRoy. Mon 31 Jul 2017 18.50 EDT Last modified on Wed 13 Sep 2017 01.54 EDT.and more »

NZ opposition Labour change leaders ahead of election - BBC News

Andrew Little, the head of New Zealand's main opposition Labour Party, has resigned - less than two months before the country's general elections. "Recent poll results have been disappointing. As leader, I must take responsibility for these results ...and more »

'I'm not thinking about a Plan B' - Jacinda Ardern - Radio New Zealand

Labour's deputy Jacinda Ardern is not thinking about a 'Plan B' when it comes to the party leadership she says, after two disastrous poll results have left Labour MPs reeling. Jacinda Ardern Photo: RNZ. Mr Little consulted senior colleagues late last ...and more »

Ardern: 'I absolutely believe that I am up to the job' - Radio New Zealand

Labour's new leader Jacinda Ardern says she and her team are preparing to run the 'campaign of our lives' in the lead-up to the September election. Jacinda Ardern addresses media after being elected Labour Party leader. Jacinda Ardern addresses media ...and more »