We’ve had plenty of coverage of last weekend’s Newshub poll:
Poll: Labour crumbles, falling towards defeat (happily overtaken by the Ardern effect)
Newshub poll: Jacinda Ardern overtakes Andrew Little again as preferred Prime Minister
Newshub poll: Winston Peters cements position as kingmaker
Newshub poll: The Opportunities Party is on the rise
Finally and crucially:
Newshub poll: Most Kiwis say Metiria Turei was wrong to lie to WINZ
It so happens that I was a participant in that poll. Along with the the Metiria Turei question I was asked a very similar question on whether Bill English was correct and honest in his handling of the Todd Barclay scandal. We’ve heard a lot about the answer to the first question, but oddly enough we’ve heard nothing at all on the second. What’s up with that?