Monthly Archives: June 2015


18 Jun 2015

Les Néo-Brunswickois s’opposent à l’abolition de postes d’enseignant que prévoit un récent budget

• Une forte majorité de résidents du Nouveau-Brunswick s’oppose à la récente mesure budgétaire provinciale qui entraîne l’élimination de 249 postes d’enseignant. • Cette abolition de postes est plus fortement appuyée par les personnes plus âgées et par celles dont le revenu familial s’inscrit dans la...

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18 Jun 2015

Majority of NL residents continue to support the Muskrat Falls development

• Two-thirds of Newfoundland and Labrador residents support the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project development, similar to results from 2013. • Younger residents and those with higher household incomes are more likely to support the Muskrat Falls development. HALIFAX, NS June 18, 2015:  There continues to be...

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16 Jun 2015

Atlantic Canadians support key federal budget measures

• A majority of Atlantic Canadians support many key aspects of the recent federal budget, including an enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit, gradual reduction of the small business tax rate, and an increase of annual contribution limits to Tax-Free Savings Accounts. • A plurality of Atlantic...

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10 Jun 2015

Federal voting intentions tighten significantly in Atlantic Canada

• NDP support surges in the Atlantic Provinces, at Liberals’ expense. • Trudeau still preferred for Prime Minister; support for Mulcair increases. • Majority of Atlantic Canadians remain dissatisfied with the performance of the federal government. HALIFAX, NS June 10, 2015: Support for the federal NDP has...

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10 Jun 2015

Les intentions de vote aux prochaines élections fédérales se resserrent de façon importante au Canada atlantique

• Montée de l’appui au NPD dans les provinces de l’Atlantique aux dépens des libéraux. • Trudeau toujours en avance sur ses adversaires; l’appui à Mulcair s’accentue. • Une majorité de Canadiens en Atlantique demeurent insatisfaits du gouvernement fédéral actuel. HALIFAX, NS le 9 juin 2015: L’appui...

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09 Jun 2015

Support for NDP increases in Nova Scotia

• Support for NS NDP surges at the expense of Liberals. • Satisfaction with the performance of the provincial government declined this quarter. • Support for Premier McNeil down from last quarter; still the preferred party leader. HALIFAX, NS June 9, 2015:  Support for the NS NDP...

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09 Jun 2015

Support for NDP surges in New Brunswick

• Support for NB NDP surges at the expense of Liberals. • Satisfaction with the performance of the provincial government declined sharply this quarter. • Support for Premier Gallant down significantly from last quarter; still the preferred party leader. HALIFAX, NS June 9, 2015: According to the...

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09 Jun 2015

Montée de l’appui au NPD au Nouveau-Brunswick

• Montée de l’appui au NPD du N.-B. aux dépens des libéraux. • La satisfaction envers le gouvernement provincial est en chute libre ce trimestre. • L’appui au premier ministre Gallant s’amenuise depuis le dernier trimestre, mais ce dernier demeure le favori comme chef de parti. HALIFAX,...

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08 Jun 2015

Support grows for NL NDP

• Support for Liberals declines while NDP gains in voter intentions. • Dissatisfaction with the Tories performance of the provincial government is up this quarter. • Newfoundlander and Labradorians continue to prefer Dwight Ball for premier. HALIFAX, NS June 8, 2015: Support for the NL NDP increased...

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08 Jun 2015

PEI third party support rises post-election

• Support for Green Party and its leader surge. • One-half of Islanders are satisfied with the performance of the provincial government. • Support for Premier MacLauchlan down from last quarter; still the preferred party leader.   HALIFAX, NS June 8, 2015: The PE Liberals maintain a...

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