My motivation for creating a survey on immigration was to get an accurate snapshot of what a Conservative/ Libertarian voter thinks about immigration in New Zealand. I wanted this snap shot primarily for David Seymour as he commented that the small changes Act had proposed for immigration did not gain any support from this blog and resulted in a lot of negativity from the media.
Winston Peters of course has always been vocal about immigration, I hope this survey gives him some insight on what our real concerns about immigration are. Are we anti-immigration? Or do we think immigration is a good thing?
John Key likes to implement policies that will be popular with voters so he too should find this survey useful.I think he will be surprised at what it shows.
Due to our large audience we easily surveyed over one thousand voters in less than a day. This survey is not of the general population but of a specific conservative/libertarian audience. I gave two yes options and two no options for every question.
Here are the results for question seven: If the Act Party, NZ First or the National Party made strong changes to immigration that you liked would that be a policy popular enough to retain or gain your vote next election?
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