Awaiting ruling on Northern Gateway, Enbridge works to fix a dented brand

The Globe and Mail Innovative Research Group pollster Greg Lyle – who has done consulting work for a number of pipeline companies, including Enbridge – argues that wider public consultation and the series of Northern Gateway ads launched last fall that feature Ms. Holder have had a positive impact in some quarters. He also said Read more about Awaiting ruling on Northern Gateway, Enbridge works to fix a dented brand[…]

Gauging the Election Campaign

Innovative Research Group And they’re off! As the 2014 Ontario provincial election campaign gets underway, Greg Lyle, founder of Innovative Research Group, tells Steve Paikin where the political parties stand and which ridings will be Ontario’s battlegrounds. Click here to watch: Greg Lyle: Gauging the Election Campaign – Agenda with Steve Paikin Click here to Read more about Gauging the Election Campaign[…]

Impact of Police Investigation

The Ontario Political Scene: April 2014 In his presentation at the 2014 Ontario Power Conference (http://www.ontariopowerconference.com/) this morning, Jason Lockhart, Vice President at Innovative Research Group Inc. (INNOVATIVE) released the results of an online survey of 800 Ontario adults, aged 18 and older. The poll looked at the impact of the police investigation into the Read more about Impact of Police Investigation[…]

Roads to Victory: The Ontario Political Landscape

Greg Lyle, President of Innovative Research Group Inc. (INNOVATIVE), released the results of two surveys this morning at a Public Affairs Association of Canada (PAAC) gathering held in downtown Toronto.  The two surveys addressed the key question for campaign strategy: “Who will vote for you and why?” In his presentation, Lyle covered current provincial vote Read more about Roads to Victory: The Ontario Political Landscape[…]

Canadians’ support for infrastructure is high – unless it’s where they live, study says

The Globe and Mail Most Canadians generally support most types of major infrastructure projects, but support for local projects remains significantly lower, according to a new poll on NIMBYism. The aim of the national tracking survey, conducted by Innovative Research Group, is to take Canadians’ temperatures on major infrastructure – and particularly energy infrastructure – Read more about Canadians’ support for infrastructure is high – unless it’s where they live, study says[…]

After the deluge: How Alberta’s floods will be a litmus test for Redford at the polls

The Globe and Mail The impact of the flooding that severely damaged towns and cities throughout Alberta in June will linger for years. So will the impressions people in the province form of the way in which Premier Alison Redford’s government responded to the crisis.While three years away, the next provincial election could well be Read more about After the deluge: How Alberta’s floods will be a litmus test for Redford at the polls[…]

The Search for Seats: Ontario’s Political Scene

Following an active political summer, there is a lot of new information for Ontario political observers to consider.  Not only do we have new polling results where voters tell us what they would do in theory, we have five by-election results where we can see what voters actually did in practice. Parties count seats, not Read more about The Search for Seats: Ontario’s Political Scene[…]