Jun 28, 2021 • 41M

Episode #1 - Summertime and the voting is easy

Election speculation, retiring incumbents and a floor-crossing you probably didn't hear about 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.
Episode details

This week on The Writ podcast:

In the news

  • Election speculation, and whether the Liberals might want to go much sooner than later

  • The impact of retiring incumbent MPs in Atlantic Canada

  • Claire Samson crosses the floor from the Coalition Avenir Québec to … the Quebec Conservatives?

Polls of the week

Questions and answers

  • Which incumbents are in most danger of being defeated?

  • Whither the Maverick Party?


  • The 1960 provincial election in New Brunswick

  • Source: The Right Fight: Bernard Lord and the Conservative Dilemma by Jacques Poitras

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