Posts Tagged ‘ Canadian political polls ’

Canadian federal election update : September 11

Sep 11th, 2009 | By | Category: Ottawa Scene

It is still not altogether clear that there will actually be a Canadian federal election this fall. But two contradictory trends have developed over the past few days, as all who are still interested await the return of Parliament on Monday, September 14. First, among those closest to the ground in Ottawa there appears to […]

Are Harper Conservatives suddenly all that popular in hearts and minds of Canadian people?

Aug 26th, 2009 | By | Category: In Brief

We still have [Dr.] Frank Bunting hard at work on a deep think-piece about the real prospects of yet another Canadian federal election this fall. But he has just told us that everything has been suddenly blurred by two conflicting opinion polls that came out at the start of this week. An Ipsos Reid survey, […]

Barack Obama gets 73% approval rating … only in Canada

Aug 13th, 2009 | By | Category: In Brief

[UPDATED AUGUST 14]. As you nurse your gin and tonic on the dock, you may be getting inebriated enough to wonder about Canadian federal politics. Another “nationwide survey conducted by the Strategic Counsel for the Globe and Mail and CTV News [taken between July 29 and August 3, but released on August 11] found 34 […]