Shane Broad elected to replace Bryan Green
Braddon will have a strong Labor voice in the lower house
Dr Broad will play a big role in the Labor team
Labor Leader Rebecca White has congratulated Labor’s Shane Broad on his victory in the Braddon recount.
“Shane Broad will be a terrific replacement for Bryan Green in Braddon,” Ms White said.
“It’s great that the people of Braddon will have a strong Labor voice representing them in the lower house.
“We are very much looking forward to welcoming Shane into the Labor team and it’s a sitting week in Parliament so he’ll be straight into the action.
“Shane brings a wealth of skills to politics after a distinguished working life in agriculture.
“He’s an intelligent, hard working person who’ll have an important role to play as Labor prepares for the next election.
“I’d also like to pass on my best wishes to Brenton Best.
“Brenton was a Labor member of Parliament for 18 years and has always been passionate for the people of Braddon. I wish him all the best for the future.”
Rebecca White MP Labor Leader