National Press Releases & Articles


Narrow Plurality Disapprove of Extradition Treaty with China

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1143 Canadian voters, the narrow plurality, just more than a third, disapprove of the idea of Canada signing an extradition treaty with China (36%)

Half Favour Keeping the Monarchy After Queen’s Death

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1143 Canadian adults, close to one half oppose the idea of abolishing the Canadian monarchy upon the death of the current Queen (47%)

Gap Between Federal Liberals and Conservatives Closes Slightly

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In a random sampling of public opinion among 1326 Canadian voters, just less than half will vote Liberal if the federal election were held today (47%)

Prince William Most Admired Royal

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1326 Canadian adults, Prince William tops the list of the most admired members of the Royal Family with one quarter selecting him (25%)

Federal Liberals Maintain Majority Advantage

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadian voters, just fewer than one half will vote Liberal if the election were held today (48%), while about 3-in-10 would vote Conservative (30%)

Half Favour Closer Ties with China

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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%)

Voters Agree With Screening for “Anti-Canadian Values”

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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%)

Bernier, Clement Lead Conservative Leadership Race

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, one tenth each selected Maxime Bernier (11%) and Tony Clement (10%) from the list of five currently declared candidates for the Conservative Party leadership.

Even Split on Approval of Bill C-51 Among Canadians

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, the population is exactly split in their view of the government’s anti-terror legislation known as Bill C-51

Ranked Ballot Preferred Over PR, FPTP

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, the Proportional Representation (PR) system of electing governments draws the approval of a majority of voters (54%)