It’s Wednesday, October 11 and welcome to The Spinoff’s election live updates. There are just three days to go… I’m Stewart Sowman-Lund.
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- New poll: NZ First overtakes Act as Labour picks up last minute steam. And for poll-heads – there’s another one TVNZ1 at 6pm tonight.
- Jacinda Ardern beams into the campaign from Boston.
- Inflation and crime top poll of most important issues for voters.
- On The Spinoff: A lot of Winston Peters content for your Wednesday – The NZ First leader evokes Charles and Diana’s marriage at Press debate. And, the Winston Peters glossary. Plus: more hot seats as the races in Rangitīkei and Ikaroa-Rāwhiti heat up.
- Shop the fit: Orange Guy
- Coming up today: Chris Hipkins is in Christchurch, Christopher Luxon is on a bus tour from Wellington to Napier.
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