National Press Releases & Articles


Two thirds approve of marijuana dispensaries in Vancouver

| Filed under: National, Social Issues

Two thirds say marijuana dispensaries should be allowed to operate in the city (64%), while just more than a quarter think they shouldn’t be allowed (28%)

Half approve of Robertson as mayor, half don’t

| Filed under: National

One half approve of the job Gregor Robertson is doing as mayor (50%) and one half do not (50%).

Progressive Conservatives to take more than half the vote

| Filed under: National

The Progressive Conservatives will take more than half the vote (52%), while the NDP (21%) and the Liberals (18%) will split most of the balance.

Timmie’s tops in customer satisfaction

| Filed under: National

Tim Horton’s is seen to have the best customer satisfaction among Canada’s leading coffee shops.

Federal Liberals up, Conservatives down in latest poll

| Filed under: National

Just more than one half will vote Liberal if the federal election were held today (51%), while just more than a quarter will vote Conservative (28%) and about one tenth will vote NDP (12%).

Canadians support Hillary Clinton in US presidential race

| Filed under: National

One quarter say Gov. John Kasich of Ohio would make the best Republican candidate for president (24%).

Approval of assisted death ruling increases

| Filed under: National

Three quarters support the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Carter case which made physician-assisted dying legal in Canada, as of June, 2016 (74%).

Kevin O’Leary favoured for leader among card-carrying Conservatives

| Filed under: National

The plurality among those who chose a leader see Peter MacKay as the best leader of the Conservative Party (18%), followed by those who opt for TV personality Kevin O’Leary (14%).

4-in-10 rate new senators favourably

| Filed under: National

Close to 4-in-10 rated the seven new senators appointed by Prime Minister Trudeau favourably (38%) and close to a fifth rated them as “excellent” (17%).

Mulcair should resign - one fifth of NDP supporters

| Filed under: National

One third agree Tom Mulcair should step down as NDP leader (32%), while just more than this disagree (36%).