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Gap Between Keesmaat and Tory Narrows…slightly

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, August 28th 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1242 Toronto voters, amongst those decided and leaning, two-thirds (65%) say they would support John Tory if an election were held today, down five points from last month (July 27: 70%).

Half Now Opposed to Cutting Council Size

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, August 28th 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1242 Toronto voters, half (BTM2: 52%) say they are opposed to reducing the size of council, with 4 in 10 (41%) saying they are strongly opposed...

CAQ Stretches a Big Lead Going Into The First Weekend

| Filed under: Uncategorized

Toronto, Aug 24th, 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 965 Québec voters, amongst those decided and leaning, the CAQ is the choice of 4 in 10 (42%). The PLQ (22%) and PQ (21%) are tied with about one-fifth support.

Plurality Approve of Fed Response to Saudi Arabia

| Filed under: National

Toronto, August 13th, 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1777 Canadian voters, more than 4 in 10 (TOP2: 44%) say they approve of the Federal Government’s response to the dispute with Saudi Arabia, with a quarter (22%) saying they approve strongly.

Public Safety to Factor into the Vote of 3 in 4 Torontonians

| Filed under: Toronto, Social Issues

Toronto, August 2nd, 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 2144 Toronto voters, three-quarters (TOP2: 74%) say that public safety will be important to their vote, with 4 in 10 (42%) saying it will be very important.

Tory Leads Keesmat Almost 3 - 1

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One-quarter of TTC Riders Dissatisfied

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, July 13th, 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 2521 Toronto voters, about 4 in 10 (37%) say that the downtown relief line should be the TTC’s number priority...

Affordability the Biggest Issue Facing Toronto Right Now

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, July 5th, 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 2521 Toronto voters, one-quarter (26%) says that overall affordability is the biggest problem facing the city right now. One-fifth said the biggest problems are traffic gridlock (19%) or public transit (18%), respectively.

Half of Those Aware of Vision Zero Say It’s Not Doing Enough

| Filed under: Toronto

Toronto, July 5th, 2018 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 2521 Toronto voters, about one-third (32%) say they are aware of the Vision Zero Road Safety plan, which is up 13 points since 2017 (Feb 9, 2017: 19%).

Canada Day 2018

| Filed under: National

Toronto, June 29th, 2018 – Once again Forum Research is pleased to provide a fun look at Canada in celebration of Canada Day 2018, on Canadiana, trivia, and the most Canadian symbol. Enjoy.