Labour's support slumps

Last updated 20:29 31/07/2013

Relevant offers

Politics

Ratings agency Moody's gives NZ economy highest possible rating Alison Mau: I'm a republican, when Diana died I didn't shed a tear. Yet now, we need the Queen more than ever The mind of the millennial: Are Kiwi youth ripe for revolution? Oscar Kightley: We're in a war. My brother served in the army, I nearly served – but nobody signed up to kill civilians David Slack: Nothing says vomit like an Air New Zealand sickbag Rod Oram: New Zealand should be chasing a perfect chance Salvation Army and government lay foundations for Nelson emergency housing crisis Duncan Garner: Hit & Run is a smoking gun that proves a devious Defence cover-up Six questions we can answer about the SAS incident, and three we can't Family of killed soldier Tim O'Donnell back New Zealand Defence Force

Labour's support has slumped to 29 per cent in the latest Roy Morgan poll - a blow to Labour leader David Shearer.

The poll puts National on 51 per cent, on the back of a 4 per cent rise in support since the same poll a fortnight ago.

Shearer has been dogged by rumours about his leadership and Labour has struggled to lift itself out of the polling doldrums.

The poll questioned 824 eligible voters on either land line or mobile phone from July 15 to 28

Ad Feedback

- Fairfax Media

Special offers
Opinion poll

Should the speed limit be raised to 110kmh on some roads?

Yes

No

Vote Result

Related story: 110kmh limit moves closer

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content