Independent Senators reappointed

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Completing the roster of 11 Senators in the Upper House, independents Carol Ann Bassett, Joan Dillas-Wright and James Jardine were yesterday appointed to the Senate by Governor George Fergusson.

All three Independent Senators served in the last session — Senator Bassett as President of the Senate, and Senator Dillas-Wright as Vice President.

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Published Jan 5, 2013 at 8:00 am (Updated Jan 4, 2013 at 10:35 pm)

Independent Senators reappointed

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