Yearly Archives: 2012


05 Dec 2012

Le support quant au gouvernement Progressiste-Conservateur demeure stable, tandis que le Parti libéral gagne du terrain avec le nouveau chef

HALIFAX : Le support quant au gouvernement Progressiste-Conservateur provincial demeure stable ce trimestre, tandis que le Parti libéral gagne du terrain avec un nouveau chef, selon les résultats du dernier sondage mené par Corporate Research Associates Inc. Le support des électeurs décidés accordé au Parti...

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05 Dec 2012

Islanders Continue to be Dissatisfied with the Liberal Government

HALIFAX:  Consistent with the past two quarters, more Islanders are dissatisfied than satisfied with the performance of the Ghiz Government, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Presently, over four in ten (43%, compared with 40% in August 2012)...

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05 Dec 2012

NS Liberals Maintain Lead in Voter Support, PC Party Making Gains

HALIFAX:  The Provincial Liberals maintain the lead in voter support this quarter, while PC Party support has improved, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc.  Support for the Liberal Party is stable this quarter (41%, unchanged), while backing of...

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05 Dec 2012

Support for NL PC Government Stable, Remains Highest in Atlantic Canada

HALIFAX: Overall satisfaction with the performance of the provincial PC government is stable this quarter, and remains the highest of any provincial government in Atlantic Canada, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Currently, six in ten (58%, unchanged...

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04 Dec 2012

Support for Splitting HRM Softens with Election of New Mayor

HALIFAX:  Halifax Regional Municipality residents are divided in their support to split the municipality into two units: a city for urban residents and a county for rural residents, according to the most recent Urban Report Survey from Corporate Research Associates Inc. Specifically, approximately one-half...

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03 Dec 2012

New Saint John Mayor and Council Enjoy High Satisfaction and Confidence

SAINT JOHN: The majority of Saint John and surrounding area residents are satisfied with their newly elected municipal councils and mayors, according to the most recent Urban Report Survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Specifically, seven in ten Saint John and surrounding area...

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26 Sep 2012

Nova Scotians are Divided on Eliminating Provincial “Protected Ridings”

HALIFAX: Taking into consideration the margin of error, Nova Scotia residents are divided in their opinions regarding the recent recommended changes to provincial election boundaries, including the elimination of protected ridings, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. A...

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13 Sep 2012

Atlantic Canadians Prefer an Opt-Out Approach to Organ Donation

HALIFAX: Currently, residents of Atlantic Canada must opt-in to register for organ donation. In order to become a donor, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick residents must tick a box when applying or renewing their Health Card, while Newfoundland and Labrador residents are required to...

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12 Sep 2012

Support for Division of HRM Remains Unchanged Since 2005

HALIFAX:  Residents of the Halifax Regional Municipality continue to support the division of the municipality into two units: a city for urban residents and a county for rural residents, according to the most recent Urban Report Survey from Corporate Research Associates Inc. Currently, over...

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12 Sep 2012

Majority Support Changing the Name of HRM to Simply the City of Halifax

HALIFAX:  The majority of HRM residents support changing the name of the Halifax Regional Municipality to simply the City of Halifax, according to the most recent Urban Report Survey from Corporate Research Associates Inc. Specifically, more than half support a name change, while less...

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