Shipley Down in NBR Poll
The latest political poll since the Prime Minister’s alleged
“I made it up” comments after TV One’s Crossfire programme
has seen her popularity plummet.
The National Business
Review-Compaq poll has Mrs Shipley's unfavourability rating
jumping ten points to 59 per cent. Labour leader Helen
Clark’s unfavourable rating is 36 percent.
Thirty nine per
cent have a favourable view of the Prime Minister, compared
to Ms Clark’s 61 percent favourability rating.
poll has a margin of error of three and a half per
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