The new new poll: The ads worked! Or, Ipsos Factos - Macleans.ca

The new new poll: The ads worked! Or, Ipsos Factos

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Wipe that smirk off your face, Wells. The rest of Canada is clearly deeply concerned by French French and Algonquin Park envy. The Conservatives surge — in the Greenspon memorial sense of the word “surge,” meaning “to move slightly” — from three points back to two points up on the Liberals Canada-wide. (Bigcitylib will now lead the choir in a hearty round of It’s All Within The Margin of Error.) Quebec numbers, on a wobbly smaller sample, actually closely resemble this morning’s Leger poll.

I know Ekos has been in the field lately too. I know because they robo-called me on my cell phone, with a short questionnaire suggesting, though this is mostly a hunch, a large sample. No idea who the media partner for that one is. We’ll know soon.