Some 48 per cent think feds will go ahead with F-35 fighter jets, despite Cabinet’s decision to compare costs: Forum Research poll

Belief that the fix is in for the F-35 is highest among the young, the least wealthy, Quebec, and the Prairies, as well as among Liberal, and NDP supporters.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper, pictured in this file photo, and his Cabinet have not rescinded or amended their June, 2010, Cabinet decision to acquire a fleet of 65 F-35 stealth fighter jets, which, although several dozen operational aircraft have been produced, are still in testing and development stages with costs continuing to rise. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 9:53 PM

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