Digipoll Disaster for hapless Labour

The latest Herald Digipoll is out. Here are the results that spell doom for Labour.

If an election were held today, which party would you vote for?
National 52.3
Labour 33.1
Green Party 8.3
Maori Party 2.0
ACT 1.4
NZ First 0.9
Mana Party 0.6

Of all the politicians in New Zealand, who would be your most preferred prime

John Key 70.3
Phil Goff 9.3
Helen Clark 7.9
Winston Peters 2.9
Hone Harawira 1.9
Don Brash 1.3
Pita Sharples 1.2
Annette King 1.1

Do you think the government is moving in the right direction?
Yes 57.5
No 33.8
Don’t know/Refused 8.7

Will Labour’s plans for a capital gains tax, along with a small reduction in income tax for most people make you…
More likely to vote for Labour 22.1
Less Likely to vote for Labour 14.4
Will make no difference to your vote 61.3
Don’t Know 1.9
Refused 0.3



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  • whafe

    Oh but this will be all rubbish in the eyes of the Labour Tactical Team…

    I mean its not fair, John Key has had 120 odd pictures in the Herald and Phillip Goff has only had 20 odd pictures in the Herald…..

  • kevin

    Gosh, helen is polling well…