Prior to 23 February 2011 was a member of the Māori Party.
Member for Te Tai Tokerau, Mana
Most recent appearances in parliament
If this MP has contributed more than once to a debate, only one speech is shown.
- Video Camera Surveillance (Temporary Measures) Bill - In Committee (6 Oct 2011)
Speech expand: "I have to say, first of all, that I am disappointed with Mr Chauvel’s position on this. I am absolutely convinced that if Labour was not involved in this whole case, he would be the first to condemn this legislation, the Video Camera Surveillance (Temporary ..."
- Adjournment (6 Oct 2011)
Speech expand: "Tēnā koe, Mr Speaker. Huri rauna tēnā tātou katoa. E te Whare, hoi anō hai kōrero tuatahi, me mihi atu ki a rātou te hunga kua w’etūrangitia, hoi anō rātou ki a rātou, tātou anō ki a tātou e nohonoho nei. Me mihi atu ki a koe e te tuahine ..."
- Video Camera Surveillance (Temporary Measures) Bill - First Reading (27 Sep 2011)
Interjection: "It was unlawful then; it’s unlawful now."
- Education (Freedom of Association) Amendment Bill - In Committee (7 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "Tēnā koe, Mr Chair. I thank my colleague from Mana, Kris Faafoi, for speaking just prior to myself. Kia kaha, bro. I was not going to come to the Chamber to speak to the Education (Freedom of Association) Amendment Bill, but I heard the kōrero from the Māo ..."
- Motions - New Zealand Defence Force—Death of Corporal Doug Grant in Afghanistan (6 Sep 2011)
Speech expand: "Tēnā koe e te Kaiwhakawā, tēnā tātou katoa e te Whare, tātou e noho mai nei i roto i te pōuritanga mō tērā kua ngaro atu i a tātou i tēnei wā. Nō reira, e tika ana kia mihi atu ki a ia me te mea anō i taku rongo, wētahi e mea ana ko tōna ..."