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 Corporate Research Associates poll released this week indicates 43 per cent of Newfoundlanders and Labradorians believe the Senate should be abolished. Do you agree?

  • 78% Yes, the Senate should be abolished.
  • 3% No, I believe there should be no changes.
  • 17% Instead of being appointed, I think Senators should be elected.
  • 0% I have no opinion.

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Premier Dwight Ball says there will be no deep cuts in the fall budgetary update. Will he succeed in avoiding deep cuts, and creating new government revenue instead?


Was the provincial government right to fire John Ottenheimer from his job as CEO of the Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corp.?


Should managers with the Sundara project give Adam Pitcher his job back?


Should people be required to be retested periodically to renew their driver’s licence, to ensure they know the rules of the road and can safely operate a vehicle?

Recent survey

Should the provincial government withhold funding to Iris Kirby House if the organization’s board can’t provide answers to questions about its financial statements?

  • 82% Yes
  • 18% No

At its next convention, should the provincial Liberal party approve a leadership review, and hold a leadership election within one year?

  • 82% Yes
  • 16% No
  • 2%

Should Eastern Health abandon parking fees at hospitals, and allow patients and visitors to park for free?

  • 74% Yes
  • 26% No

Have you, or will you, buy fish or other seafood directly from the person who caught it?

  • 79% Yes
  • 21% No

Did St. John’s Pride do the right thing by asking RNC members to not wear their police uniforms if they walk in Sunday’s Pride Parade?

  • 21% Yes
  • 79% No

Have you or someone in your family been affected by the federal decision not to extend EI benefits for oil workers in St. John’s?

  • 16% Yes
  • 84% No

Do you agree with the Newfoundland government’s policy of censoring swear words from access to information requests that are posted online?

  • 41% Yes
  • 59% No

Have recent food recalls made you more wary of mass-produced foods?

  • 68% Yes
  • 32% No

Do you think it’s taking too long to hammer out a contract between Stan Marshall and Nalcor?

  • 77% Yes
  • 23% No

Do you think developers should be required to include trees on development properties?

  • 87% Yes
  • 13% No