New Brunswick

“Liberals picking up momentum in Ontario, B.C., according to latest seat projections” (Global News)

James Armstrong  (Global News): The Liberal party has gained momentum, according to the latest seat projections from the Laurier Institute for the Study of Public Opinion and Policy (LISPOP), and is coming within striking distance…

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“Gilles Duceppe launches attack on NDP, Conservatives in Quebec” (CBC News)

Katharine Starr and Nicolle Arams (CBC News): Bloc Québécois Leader Gilles Duceppe is open to supporting a coalition with either the NDP or Liberals, but there’s one party he refuses to consider aligning with, should October’s election result in a…


“Trudeau reaches out to premiers” (The Toronto Star)

Robert Benzie (The Toronto Star): Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is trying to put federal-provincial relations on the front-burner of the election campaign. The day after the Star launched its Can We Talk? series to highlight important…


“Canada adds 12,000 jobs in August, but unemployment rate rises to 7%” (The Financial Post)

The Canadian Press: The Canadian economy gained 12,000 jobs in August, bolstered by a gain in full-time employment, but more people were looking for work and the unemployment rate ticked higher for the first time…


“The Gargoyle: Tories trailing or tied in several swing ridings, says advocacy group’s poll” (The Ottawa Citizen)

Jason Fekete (The Ottawa Citizen): The Conservative party is trailing or tied in around a dozen hotly contested ridings – including several with Tory incumbents – and is in tough to retain Joe Oliver’s Toronto seat, according…



National: NDP 34% | CPC 28% | LPC 27% | BQ 6% | GPC 4% (Forum Research)

NDP slips slightly, Liberals increase: “These findings stand in contrast to last week, immediately after the election was called, when as many as 4-in-10 were prepared to vote NDP (39%) and just one quarter were…


National: CPC 31% | NDP 30% | LPC 29% | GPC 5% | BQ 4% (Nanos Research)

Nanos Weekly Ballot Tracking and Accessible Voters for Federal Parties (period ending August 7th, 2015) – Released: August 11, 2015 National: CPC 31% | NDP 30% | LPC 29% | GPC 5% | BQ 4%…


“Canada’s electoral geography: Where parties are likely to gain seats” (The Globe and Mail)

John Ibbitson (The Globe and Mail): Canada does not have one national election. Practically, Canada has five regional elections on the same day, producing a parliament and government. Although there are local variations – rural…


Nanos (Aug. 2): CPC 32% | NDP 30% | LPC 29% | GPC 5% | BQ 3%

National: CPC 32% | NDP 30% | LPC 29% | GPC 5% | BQ 3% Nanos Weekly Ballot Tracking and Accessible Voters for Federal Parties (period ending July 31st, 2015) – Released: Sunday, August 2,…