Episode #7 - Let's do it (let's drop the writ)
Departing MPs, new candidates and some provincial politics on this week's episode of The Writ.
This week on The Writ podcast:
In the news
Liberal incumbents retire and are quickly replaced by some local stars.
A jurisdictional and political floor-crossing in Saskatchewan.
Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister says adiós.
Polls of the week
Research Co. gives us a deep dive in British Columbia.
Narrative Research on the state of the provincial campaign in Nova Scotia.
Questions and answers
When will the new federal boundaries be redrawn, and what changes should we expect?
Why is Jason Kenney struggling?
Whither the undecideds?
The 1944 Quebec provincial election.
Sources: Godbout by Jean-Guy Genest, Dictionary of Canadian Biography: Duplessis, Maurice Le Noblet, by Michel Sarra-Bournet, election-atlas.ca by J.P. Kirby.
This week’s podcast title musical inspiration: