New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is greeted by a young child while campaigning in Christchurch. Photo: AP New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is greeted by a young child while campaigning in Christchurch. Photo: AP
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is greeted by a young child while campaigning in Christchurch. Photo: AP

Could expatriate vote help ‘Jacinda-mania’ sweep New Zealand in October election?

  • Jacinda Ardern’s swift response to the Covid-19 pandemic and support from New Zealand’s diaspora could prove a boost for her as she seeks re-election
  • But analysts say the PM won’t have it all her own way as the Labour Party has largely failed on its big ticket policy promises like reforming tax

Topic |   New Zealand
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is greeted by a young child while campaigning in Christchurch. Photo: AP New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is greeted by a young child while campaigning in Christchurch. Photo: AP
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is greeted by a young child while campaigning in Christchurch. Photo: AP
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