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  • Dave
    June 08, 2012 - 10:06

    Dunderdale looks like a real rocket now! raorrrr!

  • Stan
    June 08, 2012 - 09:03

    "ostensibly the Official Opposition"? More like based on number of seats won in the last election, the actual Official Opposition. Silly and amateurish reporting.

  • Eli
    June 08, 2012 - 08:57

    Doesn't matter the polititian, good numbers to them mean people are satisfied with the government. Bad numbers mean nothing, they don't govern by polls. But this premier is in Disneyland.

  • Bernard
    June 08, 2012 - 08:55

    John Smith, how does dropping 13 percent and being at the lowest point in 8 years, not to mention Dunderdale's dramatic free fall, bode any way well for this crew of jokers??!!

  • Jordan
    June 08, 2012 - 08:01

    While it's not great for Dunderdale to see the numbers drop she has had some tough issues to deal with over the last few months, few of them a result of her government. Her communication has been off on a few files, which I think affected her, but overall I think her decline is the result of federal cuts and tough economic times. The province will likely be doing a lot better in a couple of years and I'd say by that time the PCs will have improved a great deal. The public rarely give governments the boot when times are good.

  • Don
    June 08, 2012 - 07:53

    Lorraine for Premier ????? Give me a break. Her and her motley crew couldn't run a corner store let along government. We should call her "Miss Bailout." She wants to "bail out" the paper mill, the fishery and any other lost cause you can think off.

  • Bill
    June 08, 2012 - 07:36

    It is an interesting perspective but not sure it means much at this point. If this were 10 years ago any Premier would be jumping for joy if the Party was at 49%. I think the numbers during the Danny Williams years were a little unrealistic and will probably never be matched. Hard to compare the numbers today with those.

    • RP
      June 08, 2012 - 09:45

      49% - Congratulations Premier and government. This figure shows that you are working hard for Newfoundlanders and Labradorians and is a percentage far more realistic than the Danny times!!

  • Joseph McGrath
    June 08, 2012 - 07:30

    what moron thought we needed a poll for this??? and how much did that cost??Such fools!!!

    • Jordan
      June 08, 2012 - 07:55

      Seeing it's paid for by a private company Joseph what difference does it make to you how much it cost.

    • Holden
      June 08, 2012 - 10:26

      Only the most gullible think that they are not paying one way or another. And polls are for dogs.

  • John Smith
    June 08, 2012 - 07:11

    Well, Ms. Dunderdale is shown to be the most popular premier in Atlantic Canada, and the PCs are leading by a large majority...sounds about right to me...