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Most Conservative Party supporters say Canada’s Parliamentary budget officer has done a good job: Forum Research poll

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his government have been at loggerheads with Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page since his appointment five years ago, but nearly half of Conservative Party voters say they believe he has done a good job, a Forum Research poll has found.

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Fully 39 per cent of Conservative Party supporters said they approved of the way PBO Kevin Page has done his job, compared to only 23 per cent among Liberal supporters and 26 per cent among New Democrat supporters. But 44 per cent of the 1,091 respondents to the Forum Research poll across the country said they did not know whether he had done a good job or not.

 

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Most Conservative Party supporters say Canada’s Parliamentary budget officer has done a good job: Forum Research poll

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his government have been at loggerheads with Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page since his appointment five years ago, but nearly half of Conservative Party voters say they believe he has done a good job, a Forum Research poll has found.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Fully 39 per cent of Conservative Party supporters said they approved of the way PBO Kevin Page has done his job, compared to only 23 per cent among Liberal supporters and 26 per cent among New Democrat supporters. But 44 per cent of the 1,091 respondents to the Forum Research poll across the country said they did not know whether he had done a good job or not.

 

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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