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The CBC Election Pollcast from CBC Radio

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CBC polls analyst Éric Grenier takes a deep dive into the world of politics, elections and public opinion in conversations with journalists, decision makers and the pollsters tapping into what the country is thinking.

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CBC polls analyst Éric Grenier takes a deep dive into the world of politics, elections and public opinion in conversations with journalists, decision makers and the pollsters tapping into what the country is thinking.

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Favorite Podcast!

By tristan bagala - Jul 22 2017
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This is my favorite podcast every week! Intriguing analysis that's different from anything else!

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Favorite Podcast!

By tristan bagala - Jul 22 2017
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This is my favorite podcast every week! Intriguing analysis that's different from anything else!
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The CBC Election Pollcast from CBC Radio

Latest release on Nov 22, 2019

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 6 days ago

Rank #1: Blackface bombshell rocks the campaign

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Reporters Salimah Shivji and Aaron Wherry join host Éric Grenier to discuss how Justin Trudeau's brownface and blackface revelations have changed the campaign. And former N.B. premier Brian Gallant talks about the electoral battlegrounds in Atlantic Canada.

Sep 20 2019

28mins

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Rank #2: Polling 101

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To discuss how polling methodology is shifting — and the role pollsters play in Canadian elections — David Coletto, CEO of Abacus Data, joins host and CBC polls analyst Éric Grenier on this week's episode of The Pollcast.

Aug 01 2019

24mins

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Rank #3: Will the Liberals be stampeded out of Alberta?

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer both made appearances at the Calgary Stampede, and made their pitches to Alberta. What could the fall results look like as the Liberals look to defend their seats in a Conservative province? Dave Cournoyer of the Daveberta Podcast joins Éric Grenier to chat about the federal political scene in Alberta.

Jul 18 2019

20mins

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Rank #4: Your election questions answered

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What do you want to know about the upcoming federal election? CBC reporters John Paul Tasker and Elise von Scheel join host Éric Grenier to answer some of your questions about Parliament, polls and the parties.

Aug 22 2019

27mins

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Rank #5: The Sunday update: Where the parties stand after the first week

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On this Sunday edition of the Pollcast, host Éric Grenier and Elise von Scheel take a look at the early polls in this campaign — and chat about the undecided and the fence-sitter voters.

Sep 15 2019

8mins

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Rank #6: How the leaders are positioning themselves post-debate

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Salimah Shivji and Aaron Wherry join host Éric Grenier to discuss the latest on the campaign trail and Elise von Scheel reports from Quebec.

Oct 11 2019

19mins

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Rank #7: Scheer's plan and Trudeau's pipeline

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The CBC's Salimah Shivji, John Paul Tasker and Aaron Wherry join Éric Grenier to chat about this last week in Parliament before it breaks for a pre-election summer.

Jun 20 2019

31mins

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Rank #8: And they're off!

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Our reporter panel of Aaron Wherry and Salimah Shivji join host Éric Grenier to break down who had a good campaign launch and who didn't. Plus, we answer another of your election questions about the NDP's survival chances.

Sep 13 2019

29mins

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Rank #9: Pipeline problems and an NDP-Green squabble

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On the latest episode of The Pollcast, the CBC's John Paul Tasker and Catharine Tunney chat with host Éric Grenier about about a setback for the Liberals on Trans Mountain and confusion over which candidates are backing which party in New Brunswick. Plus, Elise von Scheel joins Éric to take stock of where the polls are and answer an audience question.

Sep 06 2019

22mins

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Rank #10: Dissecting the Quebec debate

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To talk about the winners and losers of the TVA French language debate, Eric Grenier is joined by CBC colleagues Chris Hall and John Paul Tasker. Plus, Eric and Elise von Scheel answer your questions about the federal implications of a strong Bloc Québécois.

Oct 04 2019

25mins

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