Dwight Ball sec­ond from bot­tom in pre­miers’ pop­u­lar­ity poll

Nor'wester (Springdale) - - EDITORIAL -

Pre­mier Dwight Ball is the sec­ond least pop­u­lar pre­mier in this coun­try, ac­cord­ing to an An­gus Reid poll.

The only pre­mier less pop­u­lar than Ball is On­tario’s Kathleen Wynne.

“Dwight Ball de­cided to shake up his cab­i­net in lateJuly. His Fi­nance Min­is­ter re­signed after just 19 months on the job, fac­ing “frus­tra­tion and anger” from con­stituents over the gov­ern­ment’s un­pop­u­lar aus­ter­ity mea­sures. His per­sonal ap­proval rat­ing drops one point to 27 per cent,” noted the lat­est anal­y­sis of quar­terly polling data by the An­gus Reid In­sti­tute re­leased Tues­day.

Saskatchewan’s Brad Wall is the most pop­u­lar pre­mier, two months after he an­nounced his res­ig­na­tion as New­found­land and Labrador Pre­mier Dwight Ball is the sec­ond least pop­u­lar pre­mier ac­cord­ing to an An­gus Reid poll. pre­mier, and re­tire­ment from pol­i­tics.

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