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ELECTION 2020: Seymour celebrates ACT’s success

Rebecca Howard
Sat, 17 Oct 2020

Rebecca Howard
Sat, 17 Oct 2020
ACT Party leader David Seymour was jubilant in thanking supporters with his party poised for its best-ever showing in 27 years. Pulling up to ACT’s headquarters in a jet boat, Seymour thanked a list of people including “hard-working New Zealanders who gave up their hard-earned money – before the IRD got it – to make their campaign a success.”With 17.9 percent of the vote counted, ACT has 7.6 percent support and would have 10 seats in parliament, the best in its history. Labour has a commanding 50.4 percen...

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