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A check-in on the public mood of Canadians with CTV News' pollster Nik Nanos and host Michael Stittle.

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A check-in on the public mood of Canadians with CTV News' pollster Nik Nanos and host Michael Stittle.

    'More of the same' messaging from Liberals affecting ballot support: Nanos

    'More of the same' messaging from Liberals affecting ballot support: Nanos

    CTVNews.ca's Michael Stittle and Nanos Research's Nik Nanos discuss federal ballot support, provincial elections and U.S. politics.

    See more stats from Nanos Research at www.nanos.co.

     

     

    • 19 min
    Despite positive pitch from feds, Canadians concerned about paying the bills

    Despite positive pitch from feds, Canadians concerned about paying the bills

    CTVNews.ca's Michael Stittle and Nanos Research's Nik Nanos discuss a survey that shows two out of every three Canadians are worried about meeting their financial obligations as the cost of living creeps upward.

    It's also our year-in-review episode! Nik weighs in on some of the predictions he made this year and goes party by party to see what the federal political landscape will look like in 2022.

    Thanks for watching! The show is on hiatus until January 2022.

    • 23 min
    The 'cocktail of pessimism' affecting our feelings about a prosperous future

    The 'cocktail of pessimism' affecting our feelings about a prosperous future

    CTV News' Michael Stittle and Nanos Research's Nik Nanos discuss Canadians' feelings on the standard of living for future generations.

    Also, Nik discusses why the Ontario NDP may be disappointed by some recent survey numbers ahead of the coming provincial election.

    Finally, Nik discusses Canadians' perceptions on the health threat posed by Americans amid global concern around the Omicron coronavirus variant.

    • 15 min
    Nanos: We're seeing a 'full-on assault' on O'Toole's leadership

    Nanos: We're seeing a 'full-on assault' on O'Toole's leadership

    CTVNews.ca's Michael Stittle and Nanos Research's Nik Nanos discuss the status of the opposition parties ahead of Parliament's return next week, including how Conservative Leader Erin O'Toole is faring amid challenges from within his own party.

    And as representatives from the U.S. and Canada are set to meet, what do the two countries have in common? Nik breaks it down for us with ten years of accumulated data.

    • 19 min
    Post-election honeymoon? Not so much. And how the Liberals are 'doubling down on the environmental file'

    Post-election honeymoon? Not so much. And how the Liberals are 'doubling down on the environmental file'

    CTVNews.ca's Michael Stittle and Nanos Research's Nik Nanos discuss some surprises in the latest federal tracking numbers and whether Alta. Premier Jason Kenney is in political trouble. Also, with the COP26 summit ongoing, how do Canadians feel about taking drastic action on climate change? Nik explains some of his recent polling.

    This episode used a survey from Innovative Research Group, you can find more details here: https://innovativeresearch.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/CTM2109-AB-Report-Release-1-1.pdf

    • 15 min
    Coronavirus no longer the #1 issue of concern for Canadians / When we might get a hint at Trudeau's plans for his future

    Coronavirus no longer the #1 issue of concern for Canadians / When we might get a hint at Trudeau's plans for his future

    CTVNews.ca's Michael Stittle and Nanos Research's Nik Nanos discuss how the environment has moved ahead of the coronavirus as the top unprompted issue of concern for Canadians. What does that mean for the Canadian political landscape? Nik weighs in.

    Also, how long will Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stay on as leader of the Liberal Party? For Nik, there could be some signals sprinkled throughout the upcoming speech from the throne.

    Trend Line is back on our regular publishing schedule. You can find us wherever you get your podcasts every two weeks.

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