Politics & Policy

Back to homepage

Policy preferences: Pharmacare a winner, majority prefer continued deficit spending rather than cuts

Partisan voters often at odds or less than enthusiastic about some of their own parties’ policies October 18, 2019 – In an election campaign where the day-to-day movements of the federal leaders are covered by the media like paparazzi, a

Read More

Minority Report? NDP, Bloc successes appear to diminish majority aspirations for CPC, Liberals

Three-way race in B.C; BQ and Liberals deadlocked in Quebec; Liberals, CPC tied in Ontario October 15, 2019 – As party leaders begin the final week of Canada’s 43rd federal election campaign, they do so experiencing an unsettling case of

Read More

Singh sizzles in English debate, but will NDP momentum solidify, or ultimately fizzle?

NDP makes gains in voter intention, but certainty of new supporters remains soft October 10, 2019 – Singh’s the thing, at least for now. In a tight federal election campaign that has witnessed few breakout moments or true collapses for

Read More

Election 2019: Liberal wins most seats in Parliament, but Conservatives win national popular vote

Centre-left voters share priorities going forward, opening up potential for legislative cooperation October 22, 2019 – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party breathed a sigh of relief Monday night, having held onto enough seats in the House of

Read More

Centre-Left Scuffle: Conservatives maintain lead as Liberals struggle to lock in vacillating progressives

CPC leads by 7 points as Liberals stand still; NDP emerges as 2nd choice among uncommitted voters October 1, 2019 – An inability so far in this 43rd election campaign for the incumbent Liberal Party to lock in left of

Read More

Tight race throwback: In 2015’s closest ridings CPC makes gains, Liberals decline, NDP deflates

Study looks at 67 ridings decided by five or fewer points across the country in last federal election October 1, 2019 – With just three weeks until the 43rd Canadian federal election, all eyes are on the leaders as they

Read More
Sign up for the Angus Reid Institute Mailing List

Receive our latest releases first