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 think the changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program went too far?

  • 32% Yes
  • 67% No

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Do you agree with Charlottetown Council's new policy, starting in September, which will require everyone to wear a Canadian Standards Association or CSA-approved helmet at all times when out on the ice in city rinks?


Are you going to the James Taylor concert on May 16 at Credit Union Place in Summerside?


Should teachers who have criminal records be allowed to teach?


Are you just about fed up with winter?


Do you think the e-gaming lawsuit will ever go to trial?

Recent survey

Do you think the courts should have proceeded with five-year-old charges against Peter Mackey, who is charged with stealing a bottle of Powerade?

  • 21% Yes, that's the process that needs to take place.
  • 79% No, it would be a waste of the court's time and money.

Nearly half of Canada's local TV stations could be off the air by 2020, the national broadcast regulator was told during hearings recently. Should the CRTC step in to save local TV?

  • 42% Yes; something needs to be done to save local TV stations
  • 41% No; local TV should be able to survive on its on
  • 17% Who watches TV anymore?

Who is going to win the Super Bowl?

  • 45% Carolina Panthers
  • 55% Denver Broncos

Will the groundhog see his shadow?

  • 44% Yes
  • 56% No

Should the provincial NDP hold a leadership review?

  • 35% Yes, it's time for Mike Redmond to go.
  • 18% No, Mike Redmond is doing a good job.
  • 47% It won't make any difference to the party.

What do you think about the abortion access posters featuring an Anne of Green Gables likeness?

  • 21% It will definitely generate discussion about and attention to the issue.
  • 46% It is in poor taste, Anne is a childhood character and shouldn't be used for this purpose.
  • 33% I am just tired of this debate.

Will you be attending any of the P.E.I. Tankard at the Charlottetown Curling Complex this weekend?

  • 5% Yes
  • 95% No

Do you clean the lint trap and ductwork of your dryer regularly?

  • 31% Yes, I keep both cleaned out.
  • 58% I clean the lint trap regularly, but not the ductwork.
  • 6% I use my clothes line as much as possible.
  • 3% No, I don't even know where the lint trap is.
  • 2% I don't have a dryer.

What do you think of Walmart's decision to charge customers 5 cents for plastic bags?

  • 25% I think it is a good idea. Anything that helps the environment is a good thing.
  • 7% I can see it for groceries, but not for clothing and household items.
  • 55% I think it's terrible. Groceries/clothing/household items already cost enough without charging extra for bags.
  • 13% I could care less either way.

How much of a raise should Charlottetown city councillors get?

  • 17% Cost of living raise.
  • 5% Raises should be based on performance.
  • 78% None, they just got a raise in July 2015.