Oct 29, 2021 • 31M

Episode #18 - In the cabinet room where it happens

A new federal cabinet, how the provincial parties are doing and the high water mark for Alberta separatism, all this and more on this week's episode of The Writ.

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Éric Grenier
Hosted by Éric Grenier, The Writ podcast explores the world of elections and politics in Canada.
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This week on The Writ podcast:

In the news

Polls of the week

Questions and answers

  • What’s the state of the mayoral race in Montreal?

  • Any cabinet surprises?

  • Are Liberal minority governments more stable than Conservative minority governments?

  • What would a close PC-NDP race in Ontario look like?


  • The 1982 Alberta election, Peter Lougheed’s last election as PC leader and the best performance ever for a Western separatist party.

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This week’s podcast title musical inspiration courtesy of Lin-Manuel Miranda: