Conservatives and Liberals in a statistical tie, but Trudeau still preferred prime minister, poll suggests
By Beatrice Paez Dec. 18, 2018
Voters might have given the Liberals a pass on one issue, but its woes and missteps have been piling up, said Eli Yufest, CEO of Campaign Research.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured speaking to reporters on the Hill, has seen his popularity among voters decline, but 32 per cent of survey respondents would still prefer him as prime minister over Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer. The Hill Times file photograph by Andrew Meade
Enthusiasm for the Trudeau Liberals seems to be waning, to the benefit of the federal Conservatives, though many still see Prime Minster Justin Trudeau as best positioned for the top job, a recent poll suggests.
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Canada has been without an ambassador in China for five months, during a time when relations with China have deteriorated. Now there’s reports Chinese Ambassador Lu Shaye is set to depart for a new post.