New MP Tracey McLellan stoked with the strong mandate

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 19 Oct 2020, 3:37PM

New MP Tracey McLellan stoked with the strong mandate

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 19 Oct 2020, 3:37PM

Banks Peninsula clearly got swept up in the red wave with the Labour candidate claiming a commanding win.

New MP Tracey McLellan told Chris Lynch she is excited and feeling pretty stoked with the strong mandate. 

McLellan comfortably took the electorate with a more than 11,000 vote majority between her and nearest rival, National's Catherine Chu.

She says the campaign was strongly built on the positive message of building back better and being part of a team. 

Listen above.