Roy Morgan came out last night. In short, National up 3% at 54%. Labour down to 25.5% (Greens and NZ First down also).
This poll was taken after ponytailgate, and before the budget. Some budget details were already known, but not the increase in benefits.
Every time the left and the media go troppo on a National issue, they over-egg the pudding and end up driving voters back to National.
Labour was rejected by the electorate during the election at 25.5%.
At this stage, Andrew Little is adding no value over David Cunliffe and taking away value from where Phil Goff and David Shearer left Labour. Labour, once again, have failed to capture the public’s imagination with their latest union muppet.
They did have some help from the man that poo-fingers everything he touches. I’m talking of course about Martin Martyn “Wrongly Wrongson” Bradbury. Donkey deep in Dirty Politics, he got a National Government elected with an increased majority.
As an encore, he returns with ponytailgate and pushes National beyond their election win, and plummets Labour back down to their worst election loss over seventy years. Read more »