Ontario

“‘Justin and Mulcair’: Harper’s new pet name for his political foes” (CTV News)

Andy Blatchford (The Canadian Press): One day into his re-election campaign and Stephen Harper had already turned his main political rivals into a two-headed nightmare: ‘Justin and Mulcair.’ The strategy is simple: the more indistinguishable…


“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,…


“Ontario premier slams Harper’s ‘unnecessary’ early election call, pledges to campaign for Trudeau” (The National Post)

Ashley Csanady (The National Post): Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is wasting no time in plunging into the federal election campaign, challenging Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s early election call. Wynne plans to campaign hard for the…