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

Do you support St. John’s Mayor Dennis O'Keefe's plan to form an advisory committee focused on crime prevention in the city?

  • 32% Yes, crime appears on the upswing and action is needed.
  • 30% No, it is political opportunism with municipal elections upcoming.
  • 4% Not sure how effective it will be.
  • 31% Need more police resources, not committees.
  • 1% Undecided

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Do you agree with the premier’s decision to ask the auditor general to investigate the severance package for former Nalcor head Ed Martin?

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Do you agree with the House of Assembly's decision to freeze salaries for the province's judges for four years?

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Do you think the price of oil will rebound enough to significantly help the province’s financial problems?

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Are you surprised Premier Dwight Ball’s popularity has tumbled from 60% approval to just 17%

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

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

  • 68% Yes!
  • 15% No, cod stocks are still too low
  • 17% I don't get to go out anyway so I don't care either way.

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

  • 15% Yes
  • 85% No

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

  • 93% Yes
  • 7% No

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