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The CBC Election Pollcast, hosted by CBC poll analyst and ThreeHundredEight.com founder Éric Grenier, explores the world of political polls, their influence on the media, and the trends they are showing.

The CBC Election Pollcast, hosted by CBC poll analyst and ThreeHundredEight.com founder Éric Grenier, explores the world of political polls, their influence on the media, and the trends they are showing.
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Toronto, Ontario

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The CBC Election Pollcast, hosted by CBC poll analyst and ThreeHundredEight.com founder Éric Grenier, explores the world of political polls, their influence on the media, and the trends they are showing.

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@CBCNews

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English


Episodes

Countdown clock starts ticking

9/19/2018
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Christian Bourque of Léger breaks down the latest numbers in Quebec, and the CBC's Catherine Cullen discusses the first days of Maxime Bernier's People's Party.

Duration:00:27:03

Talking Debates

9/13/2018
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Jacques Poitras breaks down the leaders' debate in New Brunswick and Chad Rogers tells us what goes into debate preparation.

Duration:00:26:54

Quebec election rolls on

9/6/2018
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Jonathan Montpetit breaks down the first two weeks of the Quebec election campaign and David Coletto of Abacus Data discusses Canadians' views on NAFTA and TransMountain.

Duration:00:32:45

The Bernier Bombshell

8/29/2018
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J.P. Tasker discusses the Conservative policy convention in Halifax and the impact of Maxime Bernier's split from the party, and Jacques Poitras reports from the campaign trail in the New Brunswick provincial election.

Duration:00:34:39

Quebec goes to the polls

8/22/2018
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Christian Bourque of Léger sets the table for the provincial election in Quebec and Janyce McGregor reports from the federal Liberal cabinet retreat in Nanaimo, B.C.

Duration:00:28:52

Language politics in New Brunswick

8/9/2018
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Jacques Poitras discusses the history of language politics in New Brunswick, plus Éric chats about upcoming byelections and the Conservative convention with J.P. Tasker.

Duration:00:29:43

Midweek podcast: Jagmeet Singh sets his sights on B.C. seat

8/8/2018
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As NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh announces his intentions to run for a federal seat, The House host Chris Hall chats with Shachi Kurl, the executive director of the Angus Reid Institute, and Sanjay Jeram, a senior political science lecturer at Simon Fraser University, about the future of the party leading into next year's election.

Duration:00:18:31

Can the Democrats storm Congress?

7/26/2018
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POLITICO's Steven Shepard breaks down the U.S. midterms and the CBC's Nick Gamache and Janyce McGregor tell us what went down at the premiers' meeting.

Duration:00:46:55

Premiers meet and byelections loom

7/13/2018
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Éric and Nick chat by elections, David Cochrane breaks down the upcoming premiers meeting and Cameron MacIntosh puts a spotlight on an upcoming vote in Manitoba.

Duration:00:27:00

Spotlight on New Brunswick

6/28/2018
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Host Éric Grenier joins Jacques Poitras and Dan McHardie on CBC New Brunswick's Spin Reduxit podcast, and Nick Gamache and Vassy Kapelos discuss what to watch this summer.

Duration:00:43:22

Ontario election aftermath

6/12/2018
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Michael Diamond, PC campaign director, chats about the Ontario election, host Éric Grenier and Nick Gamache give their take on the results, and Catherine Cullen breaks down the latest on the pot file.

Duration:00:43:08

Ontario Election Special Pollcast

6/8/2018
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Ontario elects a Doug Ford majority government.

Duration:00:14:10

A final look at the Ontario election campaign

6/6/2018
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David Coletto of Abacus Data and Greg Lyle from the Innovative Research Group join host Éric Grenier to take one last look at the Ontario election campaign.

Duration:00:38:38

One week left in the Ontario election

5/31/2018
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Ginny Movat chats about the state of the PC campaign and where it goes from here, and Philippe-Vincent Foisy of Radio-Canada joins Nick Gamache and host Éric Grenier to talk about Martine Ouellet's leadership referendum and the parliamentary press gallery dinner.

Duration:00:40:45

Shades of 1990?

5/25/2018
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Former Ontario premier Bob Rae talks about the NDP's winning campaign in 1990, and Aaron Wherry and Hannah Thibedeau join host Éric Grenier and Nick Gamache to chat about the latest in federal and Ontario politics.

Duration:00:51:23

Is the Ontario NDP on the move?

5/18/2018
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The CBC's Lisa Xing and Mike Crawley report from the Ontario election campaign trail, and Aaron Wherry and Hannah Thibedeau join host Éric Grenier and Nick Gamache to chat about the latest in federal and Ontario politics.

Duration:00:37:48

The Ontario campaign officially begins!

5/9/2018
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On the latest episode of the Pollcast, the Toronto Star's Rob Benzie and host Éric Grenier discuss the beginning of Ontario election campaign.

Duration:00:30:36

Four more years?

5/4/2018
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The Montreal Gazette's Philip Authier breaks down the political scene in Quebec, where a long list of Liberal incumbents aren't running for re-election. Also, Nick Gamache, Catherine Cullen and host Éric Grenier chat about what to watch for in the next week in politics.

Duration:00:32:28

The fight for the Franco-Ontarian vote

4/26/2018
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On the latest episode, Radio-Canada's Claudine Brulé breaks down the Franco-Ontarian vote and the CBC's Aaron Wherry discusses how parties are grappling with people's online data.

Duration:00:38:24

The political stakes of Trans Mountain

4/19/2018
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On the latest episode of the Pollcast, Mario Canseco of Research Co. breaks down the political stakes of Trans Mountain in B.C., and Nick and Éric discuss the latest poll about the pipeline and what to watch for in Halifax at the Liberal policy convention.

Duration:00:26:59