Yesterday, we blogged on the apparent widespread public acceptamce of what's going to be a frugal Budget when Bill English delivers it in a fortnight.
Today, there's another Stuff poll that has been even more emphatic, and responded to in even greater numbers (almost 19,000 at the time we took this screenshot) providing an more statistically valid outcome. It's on the subject of the government offering free contraception to beneficiaries. Here 'tis:
Paula Bennett will be heartened by the public response. The usual suspects (including Sue Bradford, Clare Curran and the Green Party) have suggested that this is "intrusive", and a step towards government-led eugenics, but that is patently not the intention of the policy initiative.