Andrew Jackson

A Landslide Shouldn't Blind Christy Clark to the Voters She Lost

Dermod Travis | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

According to an Ipsos Reid exit poll poll of 1,400 British Columbians, the top issue influencing voters was open and honest government. On this issue voters chose the BC NDP by a 10 per cent margin (47 to 37 per cent).The fourth issue was trust in a particular leader or party. The Liberals lost those voters by five per cent. It's easy for political operatives to sweep such inconvenient truths under the rug when they've just pulled-off a miracle, but Liberals do need to take note: they've lost the trust of a significant block of voters.

Eight Insights from the 2012 U.S. Election, So Far

Ali A. Rizvi | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Ali A. Rizvi

2012-11-05-electionbannerreal.jpg There are very few things in life that simultaneously fill you with both cynicism and exhilaration like the American presidential election. And 2012 is certainly no exception. As the election cycle draws to a close, here's a look back at some of the most valuable insights from the year.

Rachel Mendleson

Does Canada Really Need All These Budget Cuts? | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 10.09.2011 | Canada Business

With debt crises in the United States and Europe threatening to send a still-shaky world economy teetering over the edge, Canada’s finances have rar...