The latest Herald poll shows Labour + Greens at 42.7%, with National + ACT at 53.1% – the gap is down to 10.4% from 16.9% in May. That confirms the trend we’re seeing in the Roy Morgans as well. Interesting to note that the gap is 17% this point before the last election. Continued progress and focus on the big issues will see victory for the Left.
In minor party news: It looks like New Zealand First isn’t going to get to 5%, falling back to 1.2%. Mana registers for the first time at 0.5%. Expect its support to grow by a couple of percent in coming months.