National Press Releases & Articles


The Plurality Disapprove of Removing Sir John A. MacDonald's Name From Things

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More than 4 in 10 against Toronto, January 26th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1408 Canadian voters, just under half (BTM2: 44%) say they disapprove of removing Sir John A. MacDonald's name from buildings or landmarks because of the policies that harmed Indigenous Canadians such as residential schools...

Half Say They Disapprove of National Day of Remembrance and Action on Islamophobia

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Toronto, January 26th - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1408 Canadian voters, half (BTM2: 49%) say they would disapprove of a national day of remembrance and action on Islamophobia, with almost 4 in 10 (39%) saying they strongly disapprove.

Liberal Support Ticks Up, But Landscape Unchanged

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1284 Canadian voters, amongst those decided and leaning, once again the Conservatives and Liberals are statistically tied in support, with the Conservatives seeing support from just under 4 in 10 (39%) and the Liberals (38%) seeing support from a similar proportion..

Almost Three Quarters Confident Charities Use Donations Responsibly

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Toronto, November 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, almost three quarters (TOP2: 71%) say they are confident that charities will spend donations responsibly, with a quarter (24%) saying they are very confident...

Global Warming Survey

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This survey was sponsored by a client and conducted by Forum Research, with the results based on an interactive voice response telephone survey of 1281 randomly selected Canadian Voters. The poll was conducted November 4-6, 2017.

Liberal Support Still Soft

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Toronto, November 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, almost four in ten (38%) say that if an election were held today, they would support the Conservative Party, a similar proportion of support we saw (September 21: 39%) when last in the field...

Plurality Say Morneau Ineffective as Minister of Finance

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Toronto, November 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, more than 4 in 10 (BTM2: 44%) say Bill Morneau is ineffective as the Minister of Finance, with an equal proportion saying he is either somewhat ineffective (22%) or very ineffective (22%)...

4 in 10 Say The Greenbelt Should Be Expanded

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Toronto, November 7th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, 4 in 10 (39%) say the greenbelt should be expanded to include more greenspace, while a quarter (23%) say that it's about the right size...

Donald Trump Approval Down

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Toronto, September 21st – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1350 Canadian voters, more than seven in ten (72%) say they disapprove of Donald Trump, up seven points since March (March 24th: 65%).

More than Half Are Concerned About Prime Increase

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Toronto, September 18th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1350 Canadian voters, more than half (BTM2: 51%) say that they are at least somewhat concerned by the recent increase in the prime interest rate by the Bank of Canada.