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Thursday, May 27, 2004

Liberals sinking in Ontario

From today's edition of Norman's Spectator

The latest US security warning and the Canadian angle get a lot of attention. The Globe, Star and National Post all focus heavily on the tax increases in the NDP platform. However, for the second straight day, the Ottawa Citizen wins the prize for

** top story

Liberals plunge to 33% in Ontario : Fallout from Ontario budget still hurting Martin: survey
Lee Greenberg reports,

“Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty's budget continues to damage federal Liberal hopes in the province, according to a poll obtained by the Citizen that shows only 33 per cent of Ontario voters will support a Liberal candidate in the coming election….

Both federal and provincial Liberal support is at historic lows according the poll, which began tracking data in April 2000.
Ontarians' support for Paul Martin's Liberals has dropped from 56 per cent in January to 33 per cent -- a 23-point slide in just four months. Since April, support has fallen seven points, according to the poll.

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