New Zealand Labour Party

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The New Zealand Labour Party is a social democratic political party in New Zealand. It is one of the two major parties in New Zealand politics. It was started in 1916, which makes it the oldest of New Zealand's political parties.

Since the 2008 general elections, the Labour Party has the second largest party in the House of Representatives of New Zealand and is the official opposition. The current leader of the party is Jacinda Ardern since August 2017.