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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

Statistics Canada says year-over-year earnings of non-farm payroll employees increased in all provinces in December, with above average growth Alberta, Newfoundland and Labrador, Saskatchewan and Prince Edward Island. Did your payroll earnings see an above-average increase?

  • 40% Yes
  • 45% No
  • 7% Earnings decreased
  • 2% Lost my job
  • 3% Don’t know

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Are you following media coverage of Sen. Mike Duffy’s trial in Ottawa?

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Do you agree with the provincial government’s new five-year plan to manage the moose population in the province and reduce the number of moose-vehicle collisions?

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Research shows the majority of young people in Canada are not getting enough physical activity on a daily basis — access to computer games, television and various electronic devices mean the average child spenda about eight hours a day in front of a screen. Is this true for your children?

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Will you be watching the Stanley Cup playoffs?

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Some residents have complained to Canada Post about the recent theft of packages from community mail boxes. Do you feel your mail is secure in these community mail boxes?

  • 21% Yes
  • 67% No
  • 12% Somewhat

The provincial government is going to privatize health care in the province!!! Do you believe this?

  • 15% Yes
  • 39% No
  • 46% Stupid April Fool’s joke

A Corner Brook woman was upset recently when she had her seal skin purse confiscated by customs officials when entering the United States — she was unaware of a U.S. ban on seal product entering that country. Are you aware of the ban?

  • 18% Yes
  • 74% No
  • 8% Knew something about it

What is the first sign of spring?

  • 46% A crocus in bloom
  • 21% You start seeing bugs
  • 33% Freezing rain starts

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

  • 60% Yes
  • 29% No
  • 11% If I have time

What is your favourite time of year?

  • 9% Spring
  • 56% Summer
  • 31% Fall
  • 4% Winter

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

  • 48% Yes
  • 12% No
  • 40% Don’t care

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

  • 34% Yes
  • 45% No
  • 4% Undecided
  • 17% Don’t know enough about it

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?

  • 76% Yes
  • 19% No
  • 3% Undecided
  • 2%

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