Press Releases & Articles


NDP Platform Proposals see some support

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, April 19th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1126 Ontario voters, half (TOP2: 50%) say they support the NDP proposal to increase taxes on high income earners, with a third (34%) saying they approve strongly.

Half say Income Tax Cut Better Than Minimum Wage Increase

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, April 19th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1126 Ontario voters, half (50%) say that eliminating any provincial income tax would be better for minimum wage earners than increasing their pay by $1.

Liberal Budget Gains Disappear

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, April 19th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1126 Ontario voters, the gap between the Progressive Conservatives and their provincial challengers has widened once again, with almost half (46%) saying they would vote PC if an election were held today.

Budget a Lifeline for Liberals?

| Filed under: Uncategorized

Toronto, March 29th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 728 Ontario voters, the gap between the Progressive Conservatives and Ontario Liberals has narrowed substantially.

Half of Ontarians Disapprove of Doug Ford as PC leader

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, March 11th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 923 Ontario voters, half (48%) say they disapprove of Doug Ford as leader of the Ontario Progressive Conservatives. One-third (36%) say they approve of his leadership, while one-sixth (16%) say they do not know.

Canadians Prefer Balanced Budget to More Spending

| Filed under: Uncategorized

Toronto, March 1st – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 941 Canadian voters, almost two-thirds (61%) say that a balanced budget is more important to them than more spending on programs and services, while 4 in 10 (39%) say they prefer more spending on programs and services to a balanced budget.

Ontario Politics and Carbon Pricing

| Filed under: Ontario

This survey was sponsored by a client and conducted by Forum Research, with the results based on an interactive voice response telephone survey of 1005 randomly selected Ontario Voters.

Half of Ontarians Now Say they Support the PCs

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, February 17th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 949 Ontario voters, half (49%) say they would support the PCs if an election were held today, an increase of 8 points in just a few weeks (Jan 25: 42%).

Familiarity with Pilot Close to Unchanged

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, February 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 977 Toronto voters, two-thirds (TOP2: 68%) say they are familiar with the details of Toronto’s transit pilot project on King Street, with almost 4 in 10 (37%) saying they are very familiar. This is a similar proportion to when we last asked the same question (Nov 23: 73%).

PC Support in Toronto Shoots Upward

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, February 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 977 Toronto voters, amongst those decided and leaning, 4 in 10 (43%) say they would cast a ballot for the PCs if an election were held today.