Press Releases & Articles


Half Favour Closer Ties with China

| Filed under: National

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadian voters, one half favour developing closer ties with China (50%)

One Half See Clinton as Best U.S. President

| Filed under: Uncategorized

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadians, one half think Hillary Clinton is best suited to be elected U.S. president in November (48%)

Voters Agree With Screening for “Anti-Canadian Values”

| Filed under: National, Social Issues

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadian voters, two thirds agree that prospective immigrants should be screened for “anti-Canadian values” (67%)

Libs, PCs All Tied Up in Scarborough-Rouge River

| Filed under: Toronto

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 363 voters in the provincial riding of Scarborough-Rouge River two days before the scheduled by-election in this riding, there is an exact tie between the Progressive Conservative candidate, Raymond Cho, with just more than a third of the vote (36%), and the Liberal candidate

Public sees controversy’s negative effect on trust in OPS

| Filed under: Ontario

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 859 Ottawa voters, close to 4-in-10 support the Ottawa Police Association in the controversy currently embroiling the Ottawa Police Service (37%), while just one third support the Mayor and the Chief of Police (33%)

Three Quarters Disagree with Current 3rd Party Spending Rules

| Filed under: Ontario

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1097 Ontario voters, as many as three quarters disagree that third parties should be able to spend unlimited sums on Ontario election advertising (73%)

Majority Disapprove of Cap and Trade Plan

| Filed under: Ontario

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1097 Ontario voters, the majority of voters disapprove of the provincial government’s plan for a cap and trade greenhouse gas emission control regime which is expected to add about $13 a month to the average household energy bill (56%)

Liberal Vote Share Tumbles in Ontario

| Filed under: Ontario

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1097 Ontario voters, 4-in-10 will vote Progressive Conservative if an election were held today (41%)

Plurality Approval for Basic Income

| Filed under: Ontario

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1097 Ontario voters, 4-in-10 approve of the idea of a provincial basic income, to replace social support payments (40%)

Just One Tenth Call Toronto "The 6ix” or “TO”

| Filed under: Toronto

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 864 Toronto voters, as many as three quarters say they refer to the city most often as “Toronto” (75%), rather than “TO” (10%) or “The 6ix” (7%)