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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast: Is a no-deal Brexit now the most popular outcome with the public?

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

On this week’s podcast, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi look at polling around a no-deal Brexit to see if commentators suggesting that it is the most popular outcome with the public are right.

Also featured on this week’s show is a new report by UK in a Changing Europe, which covers a host of topics on Brexit including support for a second referendum and how Brexit identity appears to be trumping party identity. You can find the report here.

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PS. The podcast is likely to be taking a short hiatus for a couple of weeks as Keiran joins Ipsos Mori to work on politics and public opinion work there but it will be back soon. More to follow.



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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast. Deal or no deal. Plus are the Tories really ahead in the polls?

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

On this week’s podcast Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi discuss the fallout from a hectic week in Westminster. They ask whether a General Election, 2nd referendum or ‘no deal Brexit’ have become more or less likely and explain why politicians claiming that the Tories are ahead in the polls are not telling the full story.

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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast: What LAB and CON party members think about Brexit?

Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

On this week’s podcast, Keiran Pedley is joined by Professor Tim Bale of Queen Mary University to discuss his research on Labour and Conservative Party members – who they are, what they think about Brexit and what this means for the future of British politics.

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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast. May fights on – so what now?

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

On this week’s podcast, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi look back at events in a frantic week at Westminster. They debate whether May was right to postpone the meaningful vote, whether a change in leader would have any impact on Brexit negotiations and the prospect of another referendum breaking the parliamentary deadlock.

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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast. Can May win the ‘meaningful vote and what happens if she doesn’t?’

Friday, November 30th, 2018

On this week’s podcast the Polling Matters team, including the returning Rob Vance, discuss evolving public opinion on May’s Brexit deal and what happens if she does not win the ‘meaningful vote’ next month.

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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast. What do the public think of Theresa May’s Brexit deal?

Sunday, November 18th, 2018

After an eventful week in Westminster, Keiran Pedley and Matt Singh sit down to discuss public opinion on Theresa May’s Brexit deal and her future asking ‘what happens now?’

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NEW PB / Polling Matters podcast: What now for Trump and does the public now back Remain?

Friday, November 9th, 2018

On this week’s PB / Polling Matters podcast, Keiran Pedley and Leo Barasi look into the implications of this week’s mid-terms in the US and dissect data from Survation and Chris Hanretty suggesting that Brits would vote Remain if there was another referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU.

Elsewhere in the show, Leo looks at what polling tells us about the prospect of a Cameron comeback and Keiran criticises Momentum’s “consultation” of its members about Labour’s Brexit policy – which he claims was nothing of the sort.

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NEW PB / Polling Matters: US midterms special (part three) with GOP pollster Patrick Ruffini

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

In the final part of our mini-series on the US midterms ahead of Tuesday’s vote Keiran talks to Patrick Ruffini from Echelon insights on the races to watch, the prospects for a Democratic wave and the likelihood of Trump winning re-election in 2020.

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PS if you have missed the other episodes in our mini-series we have interview Trump supporter and former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci and Ariel Edwards-Levy from the Huffington Post. You can find those episodes here.