Greg Lyle is the founder and president of Innovative Research Group Inc., a national public opinion research firm with offices in Vancouver and Toronto. Mr. Lyle began his career in politics more than 30 years ago and has participated in dozens of campaigns across Canada for all three levels of government. Innovative Research has correctly called several recent challenging campaigns, including the 2012 Alberta provincial election and the 2014 Ontario provincial election.
By Greg Lyle
Is this as good as it gets for the Liberals?
Five mysteries from the 2015 campaign
Epic election campaign defined by choices, not events
The 2015 election will be defined in history by a bold choice that defied conventional wisdom. If we can use Justin Trudeau’s public comments as a guide, sometime late this spring or early summer the leadership of the Liberal campaign decided to challenge the view that deficits are the third rail of Canadian politics, and in doing so seized control of the campaign’s agenda.