Press Releases & Articles

Wide approval for “Life Means Life”

| Filed under: National

The majority (57%) express approval of the Conservative Party’s reintroduced “Life Means Life” legislation, which would see the most serious murderers locked away for the rest of their lives.

Two thirds want CPP contributions, benefits increased

| Filed under: National

Less than two thirds agree Canada Pension Plan contributions and benefits should be increased (61%).

Majority disagree Harper is telling the truth on Duffy

| Filed under: National

Two thirds insist Prime Minister Harper knew about the personal cheque paid to Senator Mike Duffy (68%).

NDP continue to lead Conservatives, Liberals

| Filed under: National

More than a third will vote NDP in the coming federal election (34%), while just fewer than 3-in-10 will vote Conservative (29%) or Liberal (28%).

Support for marijuana legalization steady at more than half

| Filed under: National, Social Issues

The majority favour the legalization of marijuana (53%).

Chow with significant lead in Spadina-Fort York

| Filed under: Toronto

Close to 6-in-10 will vote for the NDP’s Olivia Chow in the coming federal election.

Trudeau seen as debate winner by slight margin

| Filed under: National

Two thirds watched or heard some of the federal leaders’ debate on August 6 (66%).

Two thirds see UCCB as election ploy only

| Filed under: National

PCs pull into lead with NDP in Ontario

| Filed under: Ontario

More than one third would vote for the Progressive Conservatives if the provincial election were held today (35%).

Plurality approve of ORPP

| Filed under: Ontario

Close to half approve of the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) when it is described to them (44%).