OneNews-Colmar Brunton poll slightly less bad for Labour than others

Free audio stream, including stories that are padlocked on our site. Listen on any device, anywhere. Updated twice daily. The audio stream takes several seconds to start on Android devices.

Launch Radio player

Labour has slipped below 30% for the first time in two years in the latest OneNews-Colmar Brunton poll, slipping 1 point to 29%.

However, the result is not as bad for the party as the 3News-Reid Research survey earlier this week that put it on 27.2%, the June 19 Roy Morgan effort (28%) or the June 19 Fairfax-Ipsos poll (23.2%).

The OneNews-Colmar Brunton poll was taken June 21 to June 25 as National and the NZ Herald pressed new donation allegations from Donghua Liu — but did not capture reaction from Mr Liu and the NZ Herald backing down from their original claims, nor Labour's new tax policy (the 3News poll also wrapped up June 25).

The poll also had National down 1 to 50%, which would translate to 64 seats or enough to govern alone.

The Greens were up 1 to 12%.

No other party  was above the 5% threshold.

Internet Mana is on 2%, enough to get Internet Party leader Laila Harre in on the list if Mana leader Hone Harawira holds his Te Tai Tokerau electorate.

In the preferred PM stakes, Colmar Brunton has John Key up 4% to 47%, David Cunliffe flat on 10%.

Graphic top via Colmar Brunton. Click to zoom.


This article is tagged with the following keywords. Find out more about MyNBR Tags

NZ Market Snapshot

Forex

Sym Price Change
USD 0.7574 -0.0014 -0.18%
AUD 0.9707 0.0018 0.19%
EUR 0.6965 -0.0007 -0.10%
GBP 0.5103 -0.0008 -0.16%
HKD 5.8736 -0.0105 -0.18%
JPY 90.3250 -0.1120 -0.12%

Commods

Commodity Price Change Time
Gold Index 1204.8 7.800 2015-03-26T00:
Oil Brent 59.2 2.710 2015-03-26T00:
Oil Nymex 51.4 2.220 2015-03-26T00:
Silver Index 17.1 0.130 2015-03-26T00:

Indices

Symbol Open High Last %
NZX 50 5833.2 5841.8 5833.2 0.11%
NASDAQ 4835.7 4889.2 4876.5 -0.27%
DAX 11736.3 11849.4 11865.3 -0.18%
DJI 17716.3 17759.5 17718.5 -0.23%
FTSE 6991.0 6991.0 6991.0 -1.37%
HKSE 24541.4 24549.9 24497.1 -0.22%
NI225 19374.7 19589.1 19471.1 0.59%