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Incumbency and strong economy could help Tories win majority of 30 new ridings in 2015: pollsters

An introduction to 30 new ridings: In the first of a series examining the 30 new ridings at play in the 2015 election, pollsters say the Conservatives have the most to gain.

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Pollsters Nik Nanos of Nanos Research said that the incumbency factor and the positive state of the economy will help the Conservatives win a majority of the 30 new ridings.

The incumbency factor and a strong economy will likely help Stephen Harper’s Conservatives win a majority of the 30 new ridings on the federal electoral map in the next election, say pollsters.

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Incumbency and strong economy could help Tories win majority of 30 new ridings in 2015: pollsters

An introduction to 30 new ridings: In the first of a series examining the 30 new ridings at play in the 2015 election, pollsters say the Conservatives have the most to gain.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Pollsters Nik Nanos of Nanos Research said that the incumbency factor and the positive state of the economy will help the Conservatives win a majority of the 30 new ridings.

The incumbency factor and a strong economy will likely help Stephen Harper’s Conservatives win a majority of the 30 new ridings on the federal electoral map in the next election, say pollsters.

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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