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

Senator Pamela Wallin has to reimburse the Senate a grand total of $138,970 for ineligible travel expense claims. How does this make you feel about the popular former journalist and news anchor?

  • 38% Disgusted
  • 48% Another reason the Senate should be abolished
  • 7% She didn’t do anything most politicians do
  • 3% The rules allowed her to do it
  • 0% Don’t know how I feel
  • 1% Don’t care

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Do you make your bed in the morning before you head off to work?


What is your favourite time of year?


Are you happy the Montreal Canadiens will move its AHL farm team to St. John’s for the next two years?


Do you support the Prime Minister Stephen Harper government’s proposed anti-terrorism Bill C-51?


Do you think the results of an independent investigation into sexual-misconduct allegations against MP Scott Andrews and MP Massimo Pacetti should be released to the public?

Recent survey

The town of Taber, Alta., has been subjected to public ridicule since it enacted a bylaw to clamp down on bad behaviour — fines for spitting, yelling, screaming or swearing in a public place, and limits on noise from bars. Would you support such a bylaw in your community?

  • 60% Yes
  • 35% No
  • 5% Undecided

Do you think there is enough discussion and public awareness of the problems of “sexting,” photo sharing and potential threats for children on the Internet?

  • 20% Yes, it’s all you hear
  • 76% No, it’s a growing problem
  • 4% Undecided

The Vatican has always been a heavily male bureaucracy. As of last year, only 18 per cent of Holy See employees were women, up from 17 per cent four years ago. Do you think that’s fair?

  • 20% Yes
  • 73% No
  • 7% Undecided

Health Canada is phasing out the home-growing program for the cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes. People needing marijuana for medical purposes will have to buy from authorized producers. Do you agree?

  • 55% Yes
  • 44% No
  • 1% Decided

Are you celebrating St. Patrick’s Day this year?

  • 24% Yes
  • 63% No
  • 13% I was but now I have to shovel

Premier Paul Davis has talked about the possibility of privatizing some government services to help tackle the province’s $916-million deficit. Do you agree with this?

  • 28% Yes, whatever it takes
  • 33% No
  • 37% Depends on the services
  • 2% Undecided

March 12, 2015 Last weekend, when you adjusted your clocks for Daylight Savings Time, did you also check the batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors, and to ensure supplies in personal and family emergency kits are replenished as is suggested?

  • 10% Yes, all of it
  • 71% No
  • 5% Check the batteries
  • 14% Not yet, but plan to soon

In an effort to boost compliance for St. John’s dog owners to register their dogs with the City of St. John’s, the city is planning to waive the initial registration fee for a 30-day period. Do you think more people will now licence their pets?

  • 28% Yes
  • 29% No
  • 40% They may get a few more
  • 3% Undecided

Daylight saving time came into effect on the weekend. How did you handle losing that hour?

  • 22% I love it
  • 5% Can’t catch up on my sleep
  • 12% I don’t like it
  • 29% No problem, it’s only an hour
  • 32% It’s a sign spring is soon here

The latest Corporate Research Associates Inc. poll says 56 per cent of decided voters in the province back the Liberal party, 31 per cent back the PCs and 13 per cent support the NDP. Do you think that will hold true heading into the next provincial election?

  • 48% Yes
  • 13% No
  • 13% It will be closer
  • 22% A lot can change by then
  • 4% Undecided