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Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below. Rest assured it does count for the calculation of the results.

Results of the survey

The FFAW-Unifor union has called on the federal government to pay extended Employment Insurance benefits, or the equivalent in a special ice compensation, to fish harvesters on the northeast coast of the province who have been kept ashore so far this year by heavy ice conditions. Do you think the federal government should ablige?

  • 38% Yes, they do so for farmers and workers in other industries
  • 45% No, fishermen are running a business and should prepare for such downtimes
  • 11% They should get another job until the ice clears
  • 4% Undecided

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Will the Dunphy Inquiry reveal the full details of what happened in Mitchell’s Brook on April 5, 2015?

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Do you make it a point to regularly update key passwords to banking, email and other digital accounts?

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Has the shine worn off Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government?

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Are you worried by the multiple bomb threats that affected schools and colleges in Atlantic Canada?

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Do you agree with Health Minister John Haggie that people generally eat too much at meals?

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Should the provincial government name a road or another suitable site or facility after Paralympics gold medal winner Katarina Roxon?

  • 77% Yes
  • 23% No

Is placing pianos in public spaces a good idea?

  • 66% Yes
  • 34% No

Should the federal and provincial governments provide money to municipalities to pay for the required infrastructure to treat wastewater?

  • 81% Yes
  • 19% No

Are you concerned about the number of robberies of convenience stores, gas stations and pharmacies in the St. John’s area?

  • 90% Yes
  • 10% No

Do fishermen need a new union, separate from the Fish, Food and Allied Workers?

  • 56% Yes
  • 44% No

Did you watch or attend any events commemorating the 15th anniversary of 9-11?

  • 41% Yes
  • 59% No

Should the RCMP immediately make public the report by the Alberta Serious Incident Response Team about the shooting of Don Dunphy by an RNC officer in April 2015?

  • 84% Yes
  • 16% No

Will the N.L. Liberal government's "fiscal update" in the fall be better for the province than the previously planned "mini-budget"?

  • 30% Yes
  • 70% No

Should Paul Davis stay on and lead the Progressive Conservative party in the next provincial election, in 2019?

  • 42% Yes
  • 58% No

How far afield did you go for your summer vacation this year?

  • 27% Within the province
  • 17% Elsewhere in Canada
  • 8% To the U.S.A.
  • 8% To other foreign country
  • 40% Didn’t take vacation