OPINION: Dunne, Peters and Craig celebrate milestones but there's little else to cheer about.
Which party stands to lose the most from a low voter turnout at the polls?
Labour would get an immediate lift in the polls if it dumped leader David Cunliffe, a new poll suggests. | Poll graphics
National is downplaying the promise of tax cuts, signalling that other policy pledges will take priority.
PM delivers sobering message to National faithful, warning defeat's a real prospect in September's election.
'There's growing anger and resentment'
National may be a long way ahead in the polls nationally but does it have reason to be concerned in Christchurch?
Labour to turn on and off migration tap to dampen overheated housing market.
John Key says he intends to serve a full third term, and would like to win a rare fourth too.
New Zealanders are more likely to vote for political parties that will protect Maui's dolphins, opinion poll shows.
OPINION: Odds on John Key completing third term appear to have dropped significantly after the release of his biography, writes Tracy Watkins.
Almost a third of eligible voters under the age of 30 have not enrolled to vote in the general election.
OPINION: Political dog whistling on immigration is so high-pitched voters can't pick it up.
OPINION: Labour MPs were shattered by yesterday's revelations, but Cunliffe continues to deny wrongdoing.
OPINION: Time is running out on a deal where National surrenders an electorate to the Conservatives.
National's warnings about a free-spending Labour government appear to struck a chord with voters.
OPINION: Bill English's sixth Budget will be far from radical, writes Vernon Small.