Our Polls

Here are the results of the poll.

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

A report by the C.D. Howe institute shows that Newfoundland and Labrador has reason to be concerned about students’ test scores. The report, based on an analysis of test scores by the Program for International Student Assessment, shows that 15-year-olds in this province are losing ground on science and mathematics. Why do you think that is?

  • 2% The report is not accurate
  • 77% Students not getting proper instruction
  • 5% Not exciting subjects for students
  • 5% It’s not as bad as report makes it appear
  • 8% Don’t know, things just don’t add up

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Do you think the government should end the LIFO (last in, first out) policy?


Are you excited to see NASCAR racing in Newfoundland?


Do you agree with DFO's decision to open the recreational groundfish fishery for 46 days this summer, including every summer weekend?


Should schools use a random-draw system to determine which students will get to take intensive core French?


Do you think MHA Paul Lane will follow through with his intention to vote against the provincial budget?

Recent survey

Do you think Speaker Tom Osborne will succeed in his efforts to improve decorum in the House of Assembly?

  • 21% Yes
  • 79% No

Do you agree with the Canadian Bar Association’s contention that the closure of four courts in the province, including the courthouse in Harbour Grace, will undermine residents’ access to justice?

  • 65% Yes
  • 35% No

Do you think Danny Cleary will play another year of pro hockey?

  • 27% Yes
  • 73% No

Trouting seasons opens on the island on Sunday. Are you planning on going trouting soon?

  • 39% Yes
  • 61% No

Whose “tax calculator” do you trust the most?

  • 3% Liberals’
  • 10% NDP’s
  • 23% My accountant’s
  • 64% My own

Should Prime Minister Justin Trudeau make a formal apology to survivors of abuse at residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador?

  • 55% Yes
  • 45% No

Do you approve of the reported $50-million settlement for residential school survivors in Newfoundland and Labrador?

  • 62% Yes
  • 38% No

Should the government move ahead with a 14 per cent pay hike for provincial judges?

  • 5% Yes
  • 95% No

Are you surprised it may take weeks, even months to extinguish the Fort MacMurray fire?

  • 24% Yes
  • 76% No

Harper killed it but Trudeau revived it. The long-form census should have arrived in your mail box. Is that good news or bad news?

  • 66% Good news.
  • 34% Bad news