Posts Tagged ‘ Canadian polls ’

The Canadian federal election of 2011 : was Diefenbaker right about polls?

Mar 4th, 2011 | By | Category: Ottawa Scene

[UPDATED MARCH 7, 9, 11, 16, 25, 30, APRIL 5, 8, 11, 13, 22, MAY 1, 3]. Le Devoir, in the most politically sophisticated region of  Canada’s wonderland, may have already pronounced the simplest truth (or dare) on the Canadian federal election of 2011: “Flaherty ferme la porte au compromis sur le budget … Le […]

Hockey and politics may still be what keeps Canada alive?

May 13th, 2010 | By | Category: In Brief

Le Devoir may have said it best, in Canada’s other official language: “Qui l’eût cru? … Le Canadien achève les Penguins, une première demi-finale depuis 1993.”  In any event, it used to be said that hockey and politics are what keeps Canada going. And the sudden surprise of Montreal’s cinderella tail end of yet another […]