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Saskatchewan Election: Voters lean heavily toward re-electing Sask Party, disenchanted by lack of third option

Premier Scott Moe holds considerable advantage on personal appeal over NDP leader Ryan Meili October 15, 2020 – Advanced voting begins next week in Saskatchewan, with voters heading to the polls to elect their provincial government during a period of

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BC Election: New Democrats seen as best on health and social issues, but lag BC Liberals on economic growth

Just two-in-five voters say they’re absolutely certain which party they will support October 6, 2020 – As one of the most unique provincial election campaigns in B.C. history runs through its third week, new data from the non-profit Angus Reid

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Ontario Spotlight: As COVID-19 cases climb, can the Ford government maintain the political goodwill it’s earned?

Ontario residents broadly approve of how their government is addressing COVID-19 and the economy September 18, 2020 – Premier Doug Ford’s marked change in tone has been a significant undercurrent in the story of the Ontario government’s handling of the

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Alberta Spotlight: As dissatisfaction with UCP intensifies, voters say they’re ready to take another look at the NDP

Albertans critical of government’s handling of health care, economy, and public education September 14, 2020 – A year and a half of governing appears to be souring Albertans on the UCP. While it swept to victory in the April 2019

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B.C. Spotlight: Massive lead over opposition may make an election irresistible to the NDP, but risks lie ahead

BC NDP voters more likely to express discomfort with in-person voting were an election called September 4, 2020 – Premier John Horgan recently suggested an early election could be an “opportunity” for his BC NDP, though the party was quick

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Premiers’ Performance: Election drums beat to incumbents’ tune in British Columbia, New Brunswick and Saskatchewan

Ford and Legault approved of by two-thirds as Ontario and Quebec respectively August 31, 2020 – Response to the coronavirus pandemic continues to be a key metric by which Canadians rate their political leaders in 2020. The issue consistently supersedes

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