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The December Barometer Poll: Voting Intentions

Posted on 11 December 2018 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

Our ‘Bonus Barometer’ poll was constructed mainly around the parliamentary ‘meaningful vote’ –which is now, it appears, not going to happen – and Brexit. But the poll also gives figures on voting intentions for Westminster and the Assembly. Our new poll puts support for the main parties as follows (with changes on the previous Barometer
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Article on the Welsh Labour leadership race

Posted on 7 December 2018 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

Yesterday was an historic day in Welsh politics, with the election of Mark Drakeford as the new leader of the Welsh Labour party – and, almost certainly, the next First Minister of Wales. The election result brings to a close an extraordinary period in Welsh politics – a few months in which all the parties
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Party Leaders in Wales: the Latest Evidence

Posted on 21 November 2018 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

The latest Welsh Political Barometer poll featured questions about a range of political leaders in Wales – of the recent past, the present, and potentially also of the future. There was a question asking people directly about their preferences between the three candidates to succeed Carwyn Jones as Welsh Labour leader; I discussed the results
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Article on the Welsh Labour Leadership Race

Posted on 8 November 2018 by Professor Roger Awan-Scully

I used some evidence from the new Welsh Political Barometer poll in a discussion of the race to be the next First Minister, which I wrote for the New Statesman. You can read the article here.
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