Press Releases & Articles


Canada Should Protect Great Lakes if US Won’t

| Filed under: National

Toronto, April 26th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1479 Canadian voters, a solid majority (57%) believe that if the United States cuts funding to the protection of the great lakes, that Canada has a responsibility to increase great lakes funding in response. Only (23%) say no, Canada does not have a responsibility to increase funding, with (20%) saying they don’t know.

7-in-10 Approve of Minimum Standards for Airline Compensation

| Filed under: National

Toronto, April 26th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1479 Canadian voters, (70%) approve of the Federal Government’s decision to introduce an airline passenger bill of rights that would contain minimum standards of compensation for issues such as “bumping” passengers from oversold flights or lost luggage, for example. Only (13%) disapprove of minimum standards, with (16%) reporting that they do not know.

More than half agree that marijuana should be legal

| Filed under: National, Social Issues

Toronto, April 26th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1479 Canadian voters, more than half (53%) say that they agree that marijuana should be legal in Canada. (38%) disagree, fewer than 1-in-10 report they do not know (9%).

More Now Disapprove of Trudeau Than Approve

| Filed under: National

Toronto, April 26th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1479 Canadian voters, amongst those decided and leaning, the Liberals (35%) and the Conservatives (35%) are tied. The NDP is third (17%), with the Green Party (7%) and the BQ (5%) following behind. (1%) say they support another party.

More Than 6-in-10 Approve of PM Question Period

| Filed under: National

Toronto, April 26th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1479 Canadian voters, (61%) would support the introduction of a special Question Period in the House of Commons dedicated to asking only the prime minister questions. (17%) would oppose such a Question Period, with (22%) saying they don’t know.

PCs Continue to Lead in Toronto

| Filed under: Ontario, Toronto

Toronto, April 10th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 840 Toronto voters, amongst those decided and leaning, if an election were held today, (38%) say they would support the Progressive Conservatives. (31%) say they would support the Liberals, with (22%) in favour of the NDP, and (6%) saying they would vote Green. (2%) say they would support another party.

BC NDP Leads

| Filed under: Uncategorized

Toronto, April 12th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1040 British Columbia voters, amongst those and decided and leaning, the NDP (39%) have extended a 10 point lead over the governing Liberals (29%). The Green Party is behind with (18%).

Plurality Say Liberals Will Win the Election

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Toronto, April 12th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1040 British Columbia voters, the plurality believe that the Liberals (35%) will win the provincial election on May 9th, with (31%) saying that the NDP will win.

Almost 9-in-10 think Housing Prices in BC High

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Toronto, April 11th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1040 British Columbia voters, almost 9-in-10 (88% TOP2) think the cost of housing in British Columbia is high. Only (2% BTM2) say the cost of housing is low, with (6%) saying it is neither high, nor low.

Torontonians Support a $15.00 Minimum Wage

| Filed under: Ontario, Toronto

Toronto, April 6th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 840 Toronto voters, (70%) approve of an increase to the minimum wage in Ontario, from $11.40 to $15.00. Only (25%) would disapprove, and (5%) don’t know.