BC Liberals Have Edge but Electorate Remains Volatile

Vancouver, BC – Innovative Research Group Inc. (INNOVATIVE) released the findings of 3 election polls today: A Live-caller, mixed cell/landline RDD telephone survey of 600 British Columbian voters conducted from April 25th to April 30th An online panel survey of 500 British Columbians conducted from April 28th to May 1st An online panel survey of Read more about BC Liberals Have Edge but Electorate Remains Volatile[…]

CBC: Marking 2 years as PC leader, Patrick Brown still largely unknown

The CBC interviewed INNOVATIVE President, Greg Lyle, on Ontarians’ opinion of PC Leader Patrick Brown. Click here to read the full article.  An excepts is below: Greg Lyle, president of polling firm Innovative Research Group, said voters he surveyed recently about Brown “are saying the same things they were saying two years ago, which is, Read more about CBC: Marking 2 years as PC leader, Patrick Brown still largely unknown[…]

Globe and Mail: No polling lead can ever be quite enough for B.C.’s NDP

The Globe and Mail interviewed INNOVATIVE President, Greg Lyle, on the BC Election. Click here to read the full article.  Some excepts are below: Recent polling done by the Innovative Research Group (IRG) revealed results that, on many levels, the New Democrats have to feel good about. Given the findings, the party’s message of “change” Read more about Globe and Mail: No polling lead can ever be quite enough for B.C.’s NDP[…]

Perceived Media Bias in British Columbia

Coverage of the BC Election is heating up, and with it the accusations of media bias and “fake news”. In February, as part of INNOVATIVE’s ongoing research, we looked at how British Columbians perceived the media’s bias against the political parties in BC. Nearly three quarters of voters (72%) thought the media was favourable to Read more about Perceived Media Bias in British Columbia[…]

Leakage? The impact of recent pipeline decisions on Federal Liberal support

On November 29th, the Justin Trudeau Liberal government approved the Kinder Morgan and Line 3 pipelines and did not approve of the Northern Gateway pipeline, effectively cancelling that pipeline.  Pipelines have been high on the political agenda in Canada and as a centrist party the Liberals have supporters who both favour and oppose pipelines.  What Read more about Leakage? The impact of recent pipeline decisions on Federal Liberal support[…]

EVENT: Greg Lyle @ PAAC – The Fallout of the 2016 US Election – Dec. 9, 2016

Greg Lyle will be speaking to the Public Affairs Association of Canada on December 9, 2016. Full details from PAAC are below:   📖 Please join us for a special breakfast presentation featuring Greg Lyle, Managing Director of Innovative Research Group where he will discuss how and why the 2016 U.S. election unfolded the way Read more about EVENT: Greg Lyle @ PAAC – The Fallout of the 2016 US Election – Dec. 9, 2016[…]

Hill Times Article: Expectations gap creates same risks for Liberals in Canada as it did for Democrats in the U.S.

by Greg Lyle, President – Innovative Research Group; Originally published in the Hill Times (click here) Voters who believe in the American dream and still have it in sight are a big part of how Donald Trump won in the U.S. And there are just as many of this type of voter in Canada as Read more about Hill Times Article: Expectations gap creates same risks for Liberals in Canada as it did for Democrats in the U.S.[…]