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

When you take a sick day at work, does your employer take your word for the fact you are sick, or do you have to obtain a doctor’s note?

  • 48% My boss takes my word for it.
  • 6% Doctor’s note.
  • 24% Doctor’s note after three days.
  • 8% I go to work when I’m sick because I will lose pay.
  • 4% I have plenty of sick days I can use without question.
  • 7% Doesn’t apply to me.

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Do you support GoFundMe campaigns?

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Do you think NDPers Lorraine Michael and Gerry Rogers should get $13,517 each to essentially supervise each other?

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Do you agree with former premier Clyde Wells’ report that St. John’s City Hall should have an ethics regime “to provide the guidance necessary to achieve the highest ethical standards in decision-making and action-taking”?

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Would you volunteer for the Pet Safekeeping program, which aims to help find homes for pets caught in the middle of abusive relationships?

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Have you ever had unexpectedly high power bills?

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Will you be topping up your RRSP before tax deadline?

  • 18% Yes
  • 54% No, can’t afford to
  • 28% Don’t have an RRSP

Should the City of St. John’s contract out trail maintenance and landscaping work rather than leave it in the hands of the Grand Concourse Authority?

  • 30% Yes
  • 51% No
  • 19% Don't care

Do you take steps to protect your personal information?

  • 37% Yes, I’m secure against identity theft
  • 51% Yes, but I intend to do more
  • 12% No

When Canada legalizes recreational marijuana, where should it be sold?

  • 31% Through liquor outlets
  • 41% Through regulated weed stores
  • 28% It shouldn’t be legalized

While travelling by air, have you ever hit turbulence that was severe enough to frighten you?

  • 29% No
  • 3% Yes, often
  • 41% Yes, a few times
  • 22% Yes, once
  • 5% I don’t travel by air

Do you think people have equal access to justice through the provincial legal system?

  • 14% Yes
  • 53% No
  • 33% If you have the money

Has the high price of some fresh fruits and vegetables put you off buying them?

  • 72% Yes, I am buying more frozen and/or canned fruits and veggies.
  • 25% No, it’s worth the cost.
  • 3% Yuck, I don’t eat that stuff.

Are you surprised that the provincial government is considering public-sector layoffs, after the Liberals promised during the election campaign they would do no such thing if they won?

  • 9% Yes, very surprised
  • 6% Yes, moderately surprised
  • 85% No

Have you watched the controversial Netflix documentary “The Making of a Murder”?

  • 22% Yes
  • 51% No
  • 27% I don’t have Netflix

Who should be responsible for the Team Gushue Highway, the City of St. John’s or the province?

  • 29% The city
  • 71% The province