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Posts Tagged ‘ general election ’

More millennials eligible to vote at this election than baby boomers

Sep 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Young voters could change the election outcome. LAURA WILTSHIRE asks the question, will they?



Candidates dangle the house lolly in Hutt City symposium

Sep 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Social Issues on the agenda as crowd of 40 brave wet night for politics



Greens rated savviest in NZ’s first truly social media election

Sep 19th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

A political social media specialist rates the work of the Greens as the best in a truly social election.



Election workers gearing up for voting on the big day – and earlier

Sep 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

About 18,500 people will be working at more than 2500 places set-up for New Zealanders to vote.



Mark the most popular choice for voters clear about change

Sep 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

About a quarter of changing voters are clear about their new electorate candidate choice.



Cyclists vote early to begin their own race

Nov 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

Taupo bike race multitudes get their own election booths.



Lone National supporter pleads crowd for a ‘fair go’

Nov 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Hecklers’ drown out candidates at final Wellington Central.meeting



Nov 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

NewsWire photographers monitor billboard vandalism over the days leading to polling day, November 26.



High number of first time voters – if they enrol

Nov 18th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

A total of 135,000 new voters should go to polls next week.



Creating jobs more than just a election policy label

Nov 18th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News

Jobs are an issue but business commentator Rod Oram questions the reality of job creation policies. Brendan Manning reports.



The Green Party gets two thirds support in school poll

Nov 9th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

A poll of 90 senior students at Wellington High School shows a two thirds majority favours voting Green, reports RODNEY BROWN.



‘Gone, no address’ – Capital voters are worst at re-enrolling

Jul 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout

Wellington is the political capital of NZ – but when it comes to enrolling to vote, we suck, reports ANGIE MILLS.



Polls right – National gets its biggest MMP win

Nov 9th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

We’ve got a new government.



Election billboard shenanigans

Nov 6th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

POLITICAL billboards will not be visible on Election Day – but an exception is the Pimp Your Political Billboard competition being run by foghorn.co.nz.



EmEmPee? Don’t ask me

Nov 4th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, Multimedia, News

MMP confuses the public, and it’s all in the name, reports CHARLOTTE HILLING – VIDEO



Work – what work? There won’t be time this week

Nov 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Big week with elections, sport, Guy Fawkes and Melbourne Cup.



Bebo to haul in Maori, youth voters

Sep 3rd, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Social networks will be used to enrol ‘missing’ voters.