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by Alex Eastwood-Williams · 26/09/2017 11am
The 2017 election result has seen Winston Peters and New Zealand First become the "kingmaker" - however, preliminary information on voter demographics suggests that the people who put NZ First into Parliament in 2017 are not the same people who put them there in 2011 and 2014. Although the full ...
by Alex Eastwood-Williams · 22/09/2017 7pm
It's considered by many to be the most unpredictable election in a generation, but Right Minds NZ's Alex Eastwood-Williams attempts to predict the unpredictable election. This has been probably the rockiest and most unpredictable election campaign in my lifetime, with wide discrepancies between ...
by Alex Eastwood-Williams · 21/08/2017 4pm
Once again, the most unpredictable election we've ever had changes shape following the third major resignation in four weeks: this time of United Future's sole MP Peter Dunne. This decision completely alters the electoral landscape: Ohariu, which looked like it was about to become the most ...
by Alex Eastwood-Williams · 12/07/2017 5am
Anyone who has read the recent polls, even badly, knows that the New Zealand Labour Party are on course for a cataclysmic defeat in the September general election. Labour have dropped to 27% in the latest Colmar Brunton poll - on par with their crushing defeat in the 2011 election and barely two ...
by Alex Eastwood-Williams · 14/03/2017 8pm
I don't believe in kicking people when they're down, which I why I feel bad criticising the New Zealand Labour Party - who as we all know are mortally wounded.
by Louie Jerome · 23/02/2017 12pm
Whenever elections draw near, always expect past failed candidates to pretend to be relevant as they try to stake a political comeback. We saw several recently, as the case with former MP Laila Harre declaring her intention to seek a list ranking with the Labour Party. Then, Labour also took in ...