The Family Party list has been announced today, the full press release is here.
- Richard Lewis, Manurewa (Leader)
- Paul Adams, East Coast Bays (Deputy Leader)
- Angela Xu, Northcote
- George Ngatai, List only
- Papali’i Poutoa Papali’i, Manukau East
- Samuel Dennis, Selwyn
- Dr Michael Kidd, Waitakere
- Melanie Taylor, Northland
- Karl Adams, Rodney
- Louise Cleary, North Shore
- Paul Tankard, Clutha-Southland
- Yih Woh Chong, List only
- Elias Kanaris, List only
- Galumalemana Jerry Filipaina (Electorate only)
There are a good mix of ethnicities, with Chinese, Pacific, Maori and NZ European all in the top six, and a wide range of vocations too. All in all an excellent range of candidates that can represent families from all walks of life.