The Government is in damage control after protests in the north over SNAs.
OPINION: It is difficult to respect a decision that treats NZ with such disrespect.
Opinion: The current law has made matters worse and there is justification for change.
Some seats are make-or-break for smaller parties - that's where tactical voting comes in.
Simon Bridges did not appear to have a jot of self-doubt, writes Audrey Young.
Political editor Audrey Young assesses how Budget 2020 measures up.
The Prime Minister will chair a full Cabinet meeting today but most will join remotely.
COMMENT: There is one important difference between Winston Peters in 2008 and 2020.
Political editor Audrey Young marks the best and worst of National's First XV
COMMENT: Simon Bridges did not help his own cause today.
There is more of a sigh than a smile when Shane Jones' name is mentioned in Government.
COMMENT: A budget with a bit of something for everyone, except Simon Bridges.
Bridges has told his MPs of a zero tolerance for peddling rumours or innuendo.
COMMENT: Low-lifes peddling rumours are trying to inflict maximum damage on the PM.
Comment: Conditions of secrecy helped Joyce's campaign to get off the starting block.
Rival National Party leadership candidates are stepping up meetings with undecided MPs.
Barnaby Joyce has sent a less than veiled message to our PM about Manus Island.
Will the new grand political coalition bring radical change or a modified status quo?
Winston Peters is set to become Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister.
Comment: More wanted change than not and the numbers don't lie.
COMMENT: Which ever party takes power, NZ First could expect a deal to help it survive.