Kevin Haugue

Toodle pip Kevin. Enjoy the good life at Forest and Bird

The third-ranked Greenie will give his valedictory speech in the debating chamber at around 5:30pm before a shindig at the Green Party headquarters at Bowen House.

He quit earlier this month after being shoulder-tapped to be the new chief executive of Forest and Bird.

Mr Hague says he has mixed feelings about leaving politics, especially without having the chance to be in Government.

“We’re in politics because we believe in a vision, and so every day that takes us further away from that vision is one more blow. Eight years of daily blows is pretty tough.”

He’s held a raft of different portfolios over the years, his most recent being conservation, health and rainbow issues. Read more »

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