Story: Lange, David Russell

Leaders’ debate, 1984

The 1984 election campaign culminated in a televised debate between National Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and Labour leader David Lange, from which Lange emerged the clear victor. In this video clip Lange tells Muldoon that he and the National Party will still have a contribution to make to New Zealand's recovery after Labour wins the election.

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Barry Gustafson. 'Lange, David Russell', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/6l1/lange-david-russell/page-3 (accessed 9 August 2020)