After several unsuccessful attempts to get into Parliament in the 1950s, Rob Muldoon was selected as National candidate for the Tāmaki electorate in 1960. He won, and was to hold the seat for the next 31 years.
Kōrero: Muldoon, Robert David
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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
Barry Gustafson. 'Muldoon, Robert David', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/6m1/muldoon-robert-david/page-3 (accessed 16 June 2019)