Toronto Press Releases & Articles


Majority agree Forcillo received fair trial

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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

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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%).

One half approve of photo radar

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

Majority favours reducing council size

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Majority favour the idea of reducing the size of City Council to 22 wards and councillors to correspond with provincial riding boundaries (52%).

Uber use continues to climb; satisfaction high

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Close to 3-in-10 have used the Uber mobile ride sharing app (28%).

Majority approve end of carding

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More than half approve of the provincial's government's decision to ban carding (55%), while 3-in-10 disapprove of this decision (29%).

Tight race in Scarborough Southwest

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Tie between the Liberal candidate, former Toronto police chief Bill Blair (35%) and the NDP incumbent, Dan Harris (32%)

Joe Oliver slips behind in Eglinton-Lawrence

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More than 4-in-10 will vote for the Liberal standard-bearer, Marco Mendicino (44%), compared to fewer than 4-in-10 who will vote the incumbent, erstwhile Conservative Minister of Finance, Joe Oliver (38%).

Two thirds approve decision not to bid on Olympics

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Fully two thirds approve of Mayor Tory’s decision not to bid on the Olympics (66%), and this is equally common in the city of Toronto (69%) and in the surrounding regions (65%).

Liberals lead across GTA, Toronto

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More than 4-in-10 in total will vote Liberal in the coming federal election (41%), while just more than 3-in-10 will vote Conservative (31%).