It’s Wednesday, September 6 and welcome to The Spinoff’s election live updates. I’m Stewart Sowman-Lund.
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- Policy.nz is back! New Zealand’s best voting tool returns for this year’s election. Read an intro from The Spinoff’s editor here.
- National’s leader is comfortable with the “constructive” relationship between Waikato University’s boss and his health spokesperson Shane Reti.
- On The Spinoff: Te Tai Hauāuru is big, it’s diverse – and it could go down to the wire.
- In The Bulletin: Luxon tells a room of business leaders to stop behaving like children, while James Shaw impresses with detail.
- Coming up today: Policy announcements from Labour, National and Act as party leaders head out for day three of the campaign proper. The Spinoff is with Chris Hipkins in Auckland and Christopher Luxon in Christchurch.