Ontario Press Releases & Articles


Despite Positive Verdict, Sudbury Trial Hurts Liberals

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, October 26th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 946 Ontario voters, more than half (BTM2: 51%) say they haven’t paying close attention to the Sudbury by-election trial, with almost one-sixth (14%) saying they hadn’t even heard of the trial.

PC and Liberals Tied in Toronto

| Filed under: Ontario, Toronto

Toronto, October 11th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 813 Toronto voters, amongst those decided and leaning, just over one-third (36%) say they would support the Progressive Conservatives, while a third (33%) say they would support the Liberals, a statistical tie.

Torontonians On Board With Cheaper GO/TTC Transfer

| Filed under: Ontario, Toronto

Toronto, October 10th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 813 Toronto voters, three-quarters (TOP2: 73%) say they approve of the proposal to reduce transit fares by $1.50...

PCs Hold Clear Lead in Every Region but Toronto, where they're tied

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Toronto, September 28th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 801 Ontario voters, more than four in ten (44%) say that if an election were held today, they would support the Ontario PCs. Just over a quarter (27%) say they would support the NDP, and fewer than a quarter (22%) say they would support the Liberals...

Majority Think Maximum Indoor Temperature Needed

| Filed under: Ontario

Toronto, September 28th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 801 Ontario voters, more than half (TOP2: 54%) say they approve of a maximum indoor temperature limit for Ontario schools, after which classes would be cancelled. A third (32%) say they strongly approve of a maximum indoor temperature, which almost a quarter (22%) say they somewhat approve.

Marijuana Users Think $10 per Gram is Reasonable

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Toronto, September 28th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 801 Ontario voters, just under one-fifth (18%) say that they have used marijuana or cannabis in the past year, with the majority (82%) saying they haven't used it.

PC Lead Holds Steady in Toronto

| Filed under: Ontario, Toronto

Toronto, September 11th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 658 Toronto voters, amongst those decided and leaning, just under 4 in 10 (38%) say they would support the Progressive Conservatives, while just under a third (30%) say they would support the Liberals...

Overall, Ontarians Feel New Far North Ridings Will Benefit Indigenous Peoples

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Toronto, August 29th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 981 Ontario voters, four in ten (40%) say that the two new ridings in Ontario’s far north will increase the amount of indigenous candidates that run for provincial political office. One-quarter (24%) say that the number of indigenous candidates will remain the same, but only (4%) say the number of indigenous candidates will decrease.

PCs Lead, Despite Perceived Controversies

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Toronto, August 29th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 981 Ontario voters, four in ten (40%) say that if an election were held today, they would support the Ontario PCs. Just over a quarter (27%) say they would support the NDP, and a quarter (25%) say they would support the Liberals. Few (6%) say they would support the Green party, while (2%) say they would support another party.

More Than Four In Ten Have Seen or Heard Something About PC Nomination Process

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Toronto, August 25th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 981 Ontario voters, more than four in ten (TOP2: 43%) say they are at least somewhat aware of news related to the PCs candidate nomination process. More than half, however, (BTM2: 52%) say they are at not very aware or not at all aware of the PC candidate nomination process.