Horizon have released a exit poll showing John Palino only 4% behind Len Brown in the Auckland mayoralty.
Before people get too excited by this, I would point out Horizon’s final pre-election poll in 2011 had Labour winning the general election and only 5% behind National (in fact they got 20% behind National).
An August UMR poll had the gap at 23% (47% to 14%).
Could things have changed that much in the last six weeks? We’ll find out in a week when the results come in.