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Before the end of 2014.
37% (48 votes)
Not until some time next year.
37% (48 votes)
It won't, this tightening cycle is done and dusted.
27% (35 votes)
Total voters: 131

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David Cunliffe

National lead slumps in Roy Morgan poll

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Roy Morgan poll shows National support down to 46%; National says Labour's 14% increase in minimum wage would cost at least 6,000 jobs; Labour targets National on wider wage gap since 2008

Joyce nationalises Novopay

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Govt to take over Novopay from Talent2; Labour to lift minimum wage to NZ$16.25/hr; Jamie Whyte compares Maori to French aristocrats; Winston rules out working with Mana and Maori

Labour wants 100% swimmable rivers too

Cunliffe says Labour also wants 100% of rivers to be "swimmable", but over time; Key says that's not realistic and would "cost billions"

Bernard's election diary - July 29

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Key leaves Craig to swing in the breeze under 5%; Key backs Smith, but says legal threat "silly"; Smith drops threat; Key says swimmable rivers would cost "billions"; Your view?

Bernard's election diary - July 28

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Key hangs Colin Craig out to dry; Smith denies threatening Fish and Game; Smith threatens legal action against bullying claim; Greens would ban deep sea drilling; Your view?

Bernard's election diary - July 22

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Cunliffe rejigs election campaign after crisis caucus meeting; says should not have taken holiday; Key refuses to apologise to Tania Billingsley; Hauiti won't stand again

Bernard's election diary - July 21

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Cunliffe hits back at anonymous critic; Labour languishes in polls; Winston Peters would take GST off food and rates, but would impose CGT on foreigners; Your view?

Party Policies - Regional Development

This is where the parties stand on regional development

Bernard's election diary - July 18

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Poll shows Labour support would be 13.5% higher without David Cunliffe as leader; Peters calls for Inquiry into KiwiRail's 'lemon' Aratere; Your view?

Bernard's election diary - July 17

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National solidly over 50% in Roy Morgan and Ipsos polls; Labour in mid-to-low 20% range; Inquiry rejects Norman's GCSB complaints; National list MP's credit card "boo-boo"; Your view?