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Broad, Candy Celeste (1956 - )

The Honourable

Born
4 January 1956
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Occupation
Parliamentarian

Summary

Candy Broad was elected Member of the Legislative Council representing the Australian Labor Party for the Melbourne North Province at a by-election in 1999. She was appointed Minister for Energy and Resources, Ports in 1999 and was Minister for Housing and Local Government from 2002-2006 in the Labor Government. At the 2006 election, which was held in 25 November she was elected to the new Legislative Council Region of Northern Victoria and was re-elected in 2010, when the Labor government was defeated. She resigned from parliament on 9 May 2014.

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.parliament.vic.gov.au/re-member/bioregfull.cfm?mid=68 [accessed 2016-05-03].

Anne Heywood

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