The CBC Election Pollcast from CBC Radio

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.


Thank you and goodbye
Nov 22, 2019 • 2 min
It’s been four years since the Pollcast launched to provide information and analysis during a long election campaign. Now that this most recent campaign is over, it’s time to hang up the microphone. Here’s a farewell message — and a thank you — from host…
Polling and the Liberal campaign
Nov 1, 2019 • 32 min
On this episode of the Pollcast, host Eric Grenier sits down for an interview with Dan Arnold, the Liberal Party’s director of research over the last two election campaigns, to talk about what worked and what didn’t during this election.
What happened, and what happens next?
Oct 25, 2019 • 32 min
The CBC’s Vassy Kapelos and Aaron Wherry join host Éric Grenier to go through the results of the federal election and where each of the parties go from here.
The Sunday update: A viewer’s guide to election night
Oct 20, 2019 • 12 min
In this final Sunday update of the Pollcast, host Eric Grenier and Elise von Scheel talk about what benchmarks the parties need to hit on election night to be successful and some of the more notable trends you should be looking for as the results come in.
Which ridings to watch on election night
Oct 18, 2019 • 26 min
As the final days before the vote tick away, host Eric Grenier is joined by Chris Hall, host of CBC Radio’s The House, for an analysis of key ridings across the country and which races you should keep an eye on during election night.
How the leaders are positioning themselves post-debate
Oct 11, 2019 • 19 min
Salimah Shivji and Aaron Wherry join host Éric Grenier to discuss the latest on the campaign trail and Elise von Scheel reports from Quebec.
The Sunday update: A preview of debate week
Oct 6, 2019 • 10 min
It’s debate week in the federal election - what effect did the TVA debate have on the polls and what should you be looking for in the two official commission debates coming up this week? Host Eric Grenier and Elise von Scheel take a look at the numbers.
Dissecting the Quebec debate
Oct 4, 2019 • 25 min
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…
The Sunday update: We’re halfway through the election campaign
Sep 29, 2019 • 8 min
On this Sunday edition of the Pollcast, host Éric Grenier and Elise von Scheel talk about what has changed over the course of the election campaign — and chat about what the numbers show about the fallout from Justin Trudeau’s Blackface incidents.
An inside look from the campaign trail and battleground B.C.
Sep 27, 2019 • 30 min
Katie Simpson and David Cochrane join Pollcast host Éric Grenier to give their accounts of when the biggest story of the campaign broke. And former B.C Premier Christy Clark discusses politics on the west coast.
The Sunday update: What happened on Week 2 of the campaign?
Sep 22, 2019 • 10 min
On this Sunday edition of the Pollcast, host Éric Grenier and Elise von Scheel take a look at how the polls have shifted — and chat about the leaders’ approval ratings and why no one wants to touch Bill 21 in Quebec.