National Press Releases & Articles


Almost Three Quarters Confident Charities Use Donations Responsibly

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Toronto, November 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, almost three quarters (TOP2: 71%) say they are confident that charities will spend donations responsibly, with a quarter (24%) saying they are very confident...

Global Warming Survey

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This survey was sponsored by a client and conducted by Forum Research, with the results based on an interactive voice response telephone survey of 1281 randomly selected Canadian Voters. The poll was conducted November 4-6, 2017.

Liberal Support Still Soft

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Toronto, November 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, almost four in ten (38%) say that if an election were held today, they would support the Conservative Party, a similar proportion of support we saw (September 21: 39%) when last in the field...

Plurality Say Morneau Ineffective as Minister of Finance

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Toronto, November 9th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, more than 4 in 10 (BTM2: 44%) say Bill Morneau is ineffective as the Minister of Finance, with an equal proportion saying he is either somewhat ineffective (22%) or very ineffective (22%)...

4 in 10 Say The Greenbelt Should Be Expanded

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Toronto, November 7th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1281 Canadian voters, 4 in 10 (39%) say the greenbelt should be expanded to include more greenspace, while a quarter (23%) say that it's about the right size...

Donald Trump Approval Down

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Toronto, September 21st – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1350 Canadian voters, more than seven in ten (72%) say they disapprove of Donald Trump, up seven points since March (March 24th: 65%).

More than Half Are Concerned About Prime Increase

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Toronto, September 18th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1350 Canadian voters, more than half (BTM2: 51%) say that they are at least somewhat concerned by the recent increase in the prime interest rate by the Bank of Canada.

Fall Blues for Trudeau

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Toronto, September 21st – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1350 Canadian voters, amongst those decided and leaning, if an election were held today, almost four in ten (39%) say they would support the Conservatives, with more than a third (35%) saying they would support the Liberals.

Almost One-Sixth Unaware of NDP Leadership Race

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Toronto, September 21st – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1350 Canadian voters, almost half (48%) say they are not at all closely following the NDP Leadership campaign, while almost one-sixth (14%) say they did not know that the Federal NDP were having a leadership race.

Majority Thinks America Gets Best Result from NAFTA

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Toronto, August 28th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ amongst 1150 Canadian voters, about half (51%) think that the United States will get the best result from the renegotiations of NAFTA. Just under two in ten (17%) say Canada will emerge with the best results, and a small proportion say (4%) it will be Mexico.