Tennet, Elizabeth

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Tennet, Elizabeth

New Zealand politician. Name variations: Liz Tenne, Elizabeth Patricia Tennet. Victoria University, BA Honors.

Worked as a official at the Department of Labour and as a trade-union organizer; representing Labour Party, 1st entered Parliament as MP for Wellington electorate of Island Bay (1987), retaining this seat until 1996; was the 3rd woman to give birth while an MP, and lobbied successfully for a parliamentary creche to meet the needs of parliamentary staff (1992).

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