On Eve of Confidence Votes,
Half (50%) of Canadians Say to Opposition Parties:
Pass Budget, Avoid Election
Conservatives (43%) Spike into Majority Zone as Grits (24%) Tumble and Trail by Almost 20 Points with Finger on Election Trigger,
Pending Election is Conservatives to Lose
Toronto, ON – Finance Minister Jim Flaherty has delivered a budget that the opposition parties say they won’t support but that the public sees as benign. A series of non-confidence votes on the budget and ethical problems dogging the government are scheduled to be held before the week it out. An election seems inevitable at this...