The tourist season will be starting soon. If she held the election in a few months from now, it would be a different story. The Asian, American and European tourists and students they so depend on in rural areas and college towns are not going to be allowed in.... Then it will be bye bye Jacinda.
Fingers crossed that she actually does something to stop small businesses going bankrupt.
They must appreciate not having to wear masks, or socially distance. They must relish life as normal. They have just nine cases recently, which they seem to be on top of, after months of being virus-free. That is no small achievement, even for an island country.
Arden does have some difficult decisions ahead of her, but I have to think that her fellow citizens appreciate what she's accomplished thus far.