National Press Releases & Articles


Federal Liberals Maintain Majority Advantage

| Filed under: National

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadian voters, just fewer than one half will vote Liberal if the election were held today (48%), while about 3-in-10 would vote Conservative (30%)

Half Favour Closer Ties with China

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadian voters, one half favour developing closer ties with China (50%)

Voters Agree With Screening for “Anti-Canadian Values”

| Filed under: National, Social Issues

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1370 Canadian voters, two thirds agree that prospective immigrants should be screened for “anti-Canadian values” (67%)

Bernier, Clement Lead Conservative Leadership Race

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, one tenth each selected Maxime Bernier (11%) and Tony Clement (10%) from the list of five currently declared candidates for the Conservative Party leadership.

Even Split on Approval of Bill C-51 Among Canadians

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, the population is exactly split in their view of the government’s anti-terror legislation known as Bill C-51

Ranked Ballot Preferred Over PR, FPTP

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, the Proportional Representation (PR) system of electing governments draws the approval of a majority of voters (54%)

No Longer a Honeymoon, Now a Marriage

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1345 Canadian voters, one half will vote Liberal if an election were held today (50%), whereas 3-in-10 would vote Conservative (31%) and just one tenth would vote for the NDP (10%).

Home Hardware Leads in Customer Satisfaction For D.I.Y. Stores

| Filed under: National, Business

In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1268 adult Canadians, Home Hardware (including their Home Building Centres brand) is seen to have the highest customer satisfaction among Canada’s leading DIY, or home improvement stores

Two Thirds See Need For Referendum On Electoral Reform

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1429 Canadian voters, as many as two thirds agree a national referendum on electoral reform is required before we change the way MPs are elected (65%).

More Favour Abolishing the Monarchy than Not

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In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1429 Canadian voters, slightly more favour abolishing the monarchy in Canada upon the death of the current Queen (43%) than oppose this idea (40%)