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Political commentator: Should Paul Eagle run for Wellington mayor despite still being an MP?

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Mon, 27 Jun 2022, 4:59pm
Wellington mayoral candidate Paul Eagle. (Photo / Mark Mitchell)
Wellington mayoral candidate Paul Eagle. (Photo / Mark Mitchell)

Political commentator: Should Paul Eagle run for Wellington mayor despite still being an MP?

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 27 Jun 2022, 4:59pm

Rongotai Labour MP Paul Eagle has finally confirmed he’s having a go at the Wellington mayoralty.

Eagle will take a leave of absence from Parliament for three months between July and the election.

He says he’s going to donate his salary to charity during that time.

Political commentator and Massey University Associate Professor Grant Duncan joined Heather du Plessis-Allan.

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