Press Releases & Articles


Sharp increase in those favouring minimum income

| Filed under: National, Social Issues

More than a third favour the introduction of a guaranteed annual minimum income to replace other state supports like social assistance, unemployment and pensions (36%).

Sharp erosion in public trust in police

| Filed under: Toronto

Close to 4-in-10 have less trust in Toronto's police officers now than they did a year ago (37%).

Tory approval remains high

| Filed under: Toronto

Fully three quarters approve of the job John Tory is doing as mayor (73%).

Forcillo had a fair trial: two thirds

| Filed under: Toronto

Fully two thirds agree James Forcillo has been able to get a fair trial (67%).

Majority approves of Forcillo guilty verdict

| Filed under: Toronto

The majority (54%) approve of the verdict of guilty of attempted murder handed down by the jury in the James Forcillo trial.

Two thirds approve of murder charges for Forcillo

| Filed under: Toronto

Two thirds approve of charging Constable James Forcillo with murder in the shooting death of Sammy Yatim (66%).

Majority agree Forcillo received fair trial

| Filed under: Toronto

The majority believe Constable James Forcillo has received a fair trial in the shooting death of Sammy Yatim (57%).

Few see videos as obstacle to impartial Forcillo jury

| Filed under: Toronto

One half think graphic videos of the Sammy Yatim shooting did not make it impossible to seat an impartial jury for the Forcillo trial (49%).

Two thirds “extremely/very” happy with life

| Filed under: Ontario

Two thirds (63%) say they are extremely (28%) or very happy (35%) with their lives, while a further one quarter say they are happy (27%).

One half approve of photo radar

| Filed under: Toronto

One half approves of photo radar (49%), while one third disapproves (34%).