We were promised a rowdy audience. We were promised a light hand from the moderators, and a fist fight from the leaders. We were not disappointed. Sam Sachdeva reports from the now famous Stuff debate in Christchurch.
With Bill English and Jacinda Ardern evenly matched through the leaders’ debates so far, tonight’s Stuff debate in Christchurch is a chance for one to break the deadlock - and if history is any guide, there’s a fair chance.
With 18 days to go until the election, National is standing by its fiscal hole claims in the face of widespread disagreement about its allegations.
In today's email we dig into a black hole that wasn't - and analyse the winners, losers and spectacle of last night's big debate
With 22 days until the election and a day expected to be light on new policy announcements, Labour leader Jacinda Ardern has again come under pressure to explain her party’s position on a possible capital gains tax, while National pushes a plan for more PPP projects.
Voter support for Labour has overtaken National in an explosive Colmar Brunton poll on the eve of the first election debate. Bernard Hickey, Tim Murphy and Shane Cowlishaw report from the campaign trail.