Monthly Archives: October 2013


11 Oct 2013

The Chronicle Herald/CRA Poll Nailed It.

In the aftermath of non-forecasted victories in recent BC and Alberta elections, pollsters have been examining methodologies and voter turnout to try to understand if polling can still be counted on today as a true reflection of voting intention. Polling for the Nova Scotia...

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07 Oct 2013

Nova Scotia 2013 Provincial Election Polling: Commentary

Strong support remains for Liberal party, despite gains by the PCs and NDP. Through the poll conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. on behalf of the Chronicle Herald, results clearly show that while support for the Liberals declined over the last week of the...

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03 Oct 2013

Strong Majority of Islanders Think Senator Mike Duffy Should Resign

HALIFAX:  There is widespread support for the resignation of Senator Mike Duffy from the Federal Senate, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. Islanders were asked if Senator Mike Duffy, Prince Edward Island’s representative in the Upper House, should...

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03 Oct 2013

Nova Scotians Support the Maritime Link UARB Decision

HALIFAX:  A majority of Nova Scotia residents support a recent decision by the Utilities and Review Board (UARB) to build the Maritime Link, according to the most recent survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc.  When residents were asked if they support or oppose...

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02 Oct 2013

Atlantic Canadians Support a West-to-East Pipeline

HALIFAX:  Atlantic Canadians are in favour of the development of a west-to-east pipeline, according to the latest survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc. More specifically, two-thirds (66%) of Atlantic Canadian residents support a west-to-east pipeline, also known as the Energy East Pipeline, that...

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01 Oct 2013

Atlantic Canadians Do Not Favour Status Quo for Senate

HALIFAX:  A plurality of Atlantic Canadians would prefer to abolish the Senate, according to the latest survey conducted by Corporate Research Associates Inc.  When Atlantic Canadian residents were asked which three positions comes closest to their own, having an elected Senate, abolishing the Senate,...

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