Bookcover of Katherine O'Regan
Booktitle:

Katherine O'Regan

New Zealand National Party, New Zealand general election, 1984, Marilyn Waring, Jenny Shipley

Brev Publishing (2012-01-29 )

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ISBN-13:

978-613-9-51539-4

ISBN-10:
6139515394
EAN:
9786139515394
Book language:
English
Blurb/Shorttext:
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hon Katherine O'Regan , QSO (born 24 May 1946) is a former New Zealand politician. She was a MP from 1984 to 1999, representing the National Party She served as a Minister for the National Government for 6 of those years. Katherine was born to farming parents at Te Mata, on the west coast of the North Island and attended Hamilton Girls High School. She chose a nursing career but regretfully had to leave it. Previous to entering parliament she was the first woman to be elected in 1977 to the then Waipa County Council where she served as a county councillor for 8 years.She was involved in community organisations like the NZ Plunket Society, SPELD and Hamilton Speech Therapy Association. She was first elected to Parliament in the 1984 general election as MP for Waipa, replacing the retiring Marilyn Waring. She had served as Waring's personal assistant since 1975. She held the electorate of Waipa for twelve years until it was abolished in 1996.[1] On her entry to parliament O'Regan sought to highlight the plight of children with specific learning disabiliies by introducing a private members bill seeking recognition by the education system of children with these disabilities.
Publishing house:
Brev Publishing
Website:
http://www.alphascript-publishing.com
Edited by:
Germain Adriaan
Number of pages:
52
Published on:
2012-01-29
Stock:
Available
Category:
Political science
Price:
29.00 €
Keywords:
General, national, Party, Zealand, Election, Marilyn

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