Green Party of Canada (GPC)

Conservative-Progressive “Chasm” Masks Harper’s Real Chances (EKOS Research)

EKOS Research: Over the past week there has been an outpouring of reactions to the Syrian refugee crisis that run from concern to horror. The searing image of the drowned three year old pushed the…

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“Poll Tracker: 3 polls, 3 leaders, 3-way race” (CBC News)

Éric Grenier (for CBC News): After the polls hinted at strong trends in favour of the Liberals and against the Conservatives, three new surveys published Friday have muddied the waters — suggesting the race may be back to…



“Nanos nightly tracking: Tight race between Liberals and NDP continues” (CTV News)

CTV News: The NDP and the Liberals remain in a statistical tie in overnight polling by Nanos Research for CTV and The Globe and Mail. The latest numbers for the three leading parties: Liberals: 32.5…


“OFL urges blanket labour support for NDP; other unions urge strategic voting” (CTV News)

Joan Bryden (The Canadian Press): The Ontario Federation of Labour is throwing unequivocal support behind Tom Mulcair’s NDP in the federal election campaign. And OFL president Sid Ryan is urging the entire labour movement to…


“Refugee Mailouts From Tories Surface Online Amid Crisis In Syria” (The Huffington Post Canada)

Ryan Maloney (The Huffington Post Canada): The tragic image of a Syrian boy lying dead on a Turkish beach spurred difficult questions this week about whether or not Canada is doing enough for refugees in…


“Mulcair is everyone’s target. Here’s how he plans to win.” (Maclean’s)

Paul Wells (Maclean’s): Mulcair is learning that higher hopes bring bigger obstacles. The NDP leader has become his opponents’ target much earlier than Layton ever did. Partly because there is more of the old-time backroom pol…


“Harper says root cause of Syrian boy’s death is ISIS terror” (The National Observer)

Mychaylo Prystupa (The National Observer): Canadian federal leaders pivoted the election Thursday entirely to the death of a three-year-old Syrian toddler, whose lifeless face-down-into-a- beach body was shown in news photos worldwide Wednesday. The incident has…


“Elizabeth May: Harper’s Response To Syrian Refugee Crisis Weak” (The Huffington Post Canada)

The Canadian Press: Stephen Harper’s response to the humanitarian crisis in Syria has been weak and rules that are in place make it almost impossible to sponsor a refugee, Green party Leader Elizabeth May says….