Oct 15, 2021 • 41M

Episode #16 - You say yes, I say no

Albertans vote in two referendums (among other things), how the premiers are faring and a UFO sighting in Ontario, 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

  • The Angus Reid Institute gives us an update on which premiers are up and which are down (hint: most are down). Poll here, my write-up is here.

Questions and answers

  • What will be remembered as the lasting legacy of the federal election?

  • What are the odds the country goes to the polls before 2025?

  • Could any provincial premiers or party leaders make the jump to federal leadership?


  • The 1919 Ontario election, which introduced Ontarians to the concept of UFOs (and not the flying kind).

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This week’s podcast title musical inspiration courtesy of The Beatles:

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