A new Fairfax Media-Research International poll asked voters which parties they preferred as a coalition partner and which parties they opposed. …
However, the poll found no voters, whether they were National, Labour or Green supporters, preferred Mana as a coalition partner.
Not even 1 in 1,000 voters think Mana is a preferred coalition partner.
Hone is likely to get re-elected in November, and even bring a benchmate with him. But they will be an impotent party, that will be able to do little beyond angry press releases.