The 3News/Reid Research poll last night delivered a blunt message to the labour party caucus as they head into their retreat in Napier this morning.
The Labour Party’s internal troubles have seen it drop again in the latest 3 News/Reid Research poll, with Prime Minister John Key and National clear winners and able to govern alone.
Labour’s so-called “man-ban” got leader David Shearer plenty of attention, for all the wrong reasons.
And it’s got Labour going the wrong way on this poll ‚Äď down, a drop of 2.1 percent.
“It’s a wake up call for us,” says Mr Shearer. “People want us to be focussed on them and not on Labour Party internal matters.”
“The Labour Party is focussed on the Labour Party and National is focussed on the country,” says Mr Key.
There have been questions about Mr Shearer’s leadership. One Labour MP told 3 News Mr Shearer has until spring, two months, to improve the polls or he could be gone by the end of year. ¬† Read more »