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New Zealand parliament speaker feeds baby during debate, wins heart


Wellington, Aug 22: The speaker of New Zealand's parliament, Trevor Mallard, cradling and bottle-feeding a lawmaker's baby during a debate has gone viral.

Mallard tweeted pictures of himself nursing the infant as he presided over the debate.

Image credit: @SpeakerTrevor

"Normally the Speaker's chair is only used by Presiding Officers but today a VIP took the chair with me," he wrote.

In 2017, an Australian Senator has set the bar for multi-tasking women by moving a motion in Parliament while breastfeeding her baby.

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Greens senator Larissa Waters made history when she became the first woman to breastfeed inside the Federal Parliament. She did it again, feeding her 14-week old baby Alia Joy while moving a motion in the Senate in Canberra.

Here's is how twitter reacted to this loving gesture by the Speaker

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