Horizon manager Grant McInman says "It's quite a confused picture. It's going to be a very difficult choice for the National Party to make."

National leadership race: Poll reveals fractures lines

Fri 23 Feb 3

The first major survey since National's leadership race expanded to five contenders reveals a race splintered by age, sex and appeal to votes in other parties.

US lawyer and professor Alan Dershowitz knows anti-free speech when he sees it.

'You have to pick sides' – US lawyer on the death knell of free speech

Tue 20 Feb 20

"This is a critical time for democracies. I see trends I haven’t studied or seen since the 1920s or 1930s," Alan Dershowitz.

Bryce Edwards says the "First Baby" effect, solid management of Labour's first 100 days and a successful Waitangi celebration are behind Labour's poll bounce.

New poll will have sharp impact on National's leadership race, Edwards says

Tue 20 Feb 22

Labour enjoys baby and BBQ bump in latest 1 News-Colmar Brunton survey.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern quickly addressed the government's relationship with business at a Westpac breakfast this morning. (Photo: Jerry Yelich-O'Connor)

Prime Minister Ardern moves to appease business in latest speech

Fri 16 Feb

How being judged by business is like being in high school for the prime minister.

Bridges, Adams and Collins (image: RNZ)

Readers' favourite as National's leadership race boils down to A, B or C

Fri 16 Feb 4

With the field trimmed down to Amy Adams, Simon Bridges and Judith Collins, we resurveyed readers. Here's the result.

Nikki Kaye on NBR View in March, 2017: "Never. I'm good."

Could Nikki Kaye lead National one day? A wee problem

Thu 15 Feb 20

NBR View interview caught the Central Auckland MP in a candid moment.


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