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 agree with the Harper government’s proposed overhaul of election laws that would, among other things, hike the campaign spending limit for political parties?

  • 30% Yes, bigger campaigns mean more information for voters
  • 35% No, too much spent now
  • 23% They should lower the spending limit
  • 2% Don’t know enough about it
  • 7% Don’t care

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A proposed commercial composting site in Whitbourne is causing some controversy. Do you compost at home?


Have you made, or will you make, a donation to help people who had to evacuate their homes in Fort McMurray because of wildfires?


Do you know anyone who was affected by the wildfires in and around Fort McMurray, Alta.?


Did the Fogo Island RCMP do the right thing when they shot and killed a polar bear that wandered into Deep Bay Monday morning?


Should inmates be required to wear prison-issued shoes and clothing?

Recent survey

Will you use the new tax tool that the government plans to put online to assess the budget’s effect on your finances?

  • 36% Yes
  • 64% No

Do you think the province should close 54 libraries to save money?

  • 29% Yes, there are more modern solutions
  • 65% No, libraries are important to communities
  • 6% Don’t care

Do you agree that the Deficit Levy should be taken directly from people’s paycheques?

  • 14% Yes
  • 43% No
  • 43% Hey, is it even legal?

Do you think airlines discriminate against obese passengers?

  • 44% Yes
  • 56% No

Should all levels of government facilitate refugees being enabled to work in their respective professions?

  • 44% Yes
  • 43% No
  • 13% Don’t know

Should regulations be tightened up to allow more Newfoundlanders and Labradorians access to offshore jobs?

  • 83% Yes
  • 11% No
  • 6% Don't care

Do you think the province was right to hire former Fortis executive Stan Marshall to head up Nalcor?

  • 60% Yes, he has a proven track record
  • 29% No, there should have been competition
  • 11% Don’t know

Do you think the resignations of Ed Martin and the entire board of Nalcor will improve the project’s prospects?

  • 26% Yes
  • 35% No
  • 6% Partially
  • 33% It’s already beyond salvation

Will you attend any of the upcoming anti-austerity budget protests?

  • 46% Yes
  • 54% No

Should the vote on the budget in the House of Assembly be a free vote?

  • 86% Yes
  • 14% No