Canada Polls

Media Bites:The Political Popularity Contest Is Won in the Polls

J.J. McCullough | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg What does it say about Canada that two of the most popular things in the country right now are the Quebec Charter of Values and Rob Ford? We're continuously told these things are, in fact, grossly unpopular. But if the polls are to be believed, both actually enjoy a larger, stabler base of loyalists than many of the people doing the loudest scolding.

Can We Still Trust Polls?

Maripier Isabelle | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada
Maripier Isabelle

We have all heard of that Jurassic era when gigantic and fierce vertebrate creatures were ruling the world. The laws of evolution being what they are,...

It's Only Monday and I've Already Read Romney's Obituary

Todd Herron | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Todd Herron

2012-11-05-electionbannerreal.jpg In the modern world of reporting news before it happens, conservative bloggers are already writing Mitt Romney's political obituary. Conservatism in the USA will face an unprecedented crisis. It is no longer a proud animal; it is a fearful one.

Harper, Mulcair And End-Of-Summer Polls

Vincent St. Pierre | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada Alberta
Vincent St. Pierre

Polling is a long haul game. Jitters of points inside margins of errors don't showcase who has different levels of support or who is the newest front runner in the media past time of political horse races.

All The Fashion From The Opening Ceremony!

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kelsey & Meredith Gillies | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

While we've been excited to see what Kate Middleton has been wearing in the lead-up to the London 2012 summer games, the anticipation of fashions we'd...

How Mulcair Can Take Down Harper

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 06.17.2012 | Canada Politics

As another poll pegs NDP and Tory support at almost dead even, the dividing line between supporters of the government and supporters of the opposition...

Did Polls Influence The Outcome Of The Federal Election?

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - What if there had been no public opinion polls published during last spring's federal election campaign?Would the NDP's orange wave have swep...

The Jury's Still Out on Ontario Parties

Ontario Election Debate Hub | Posted 11.19.2011 | Canada
Ontario Election Debate Hub

Jason Lietaer (PC): A lot is still up for grabs in this election: Will the NDP be able to match the growth seen in the last three weeks of the federal campaign? Will Dalton McGuinty begin to beat back a prospective vote-stealing NDP surge? The pre-game is ending. Now the real match begins.

NDP Sees Surge After Layton Death: Poll

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.31.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Jack Layton's untimely death has triggered another orange wave across the country, a new poll suggests.The Canadian Press Harris-Decima surve...