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‘NDP in serious difficulty,’ Greens could win more seats than NDP; and Grits and Conservatives poised for a ‘quite ugly, bare knuckles fight,’ says pollster Graves

By Abbas Rana      

Pollster Nik Nanos says he's not sure if the Greens will outperform the New Democrats in a number of seats.

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May's party could outperform NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh's party in number of seats in the upcoming election campaign, says EKOS pollster Frank Graves. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade

While the Liberals and Conservatives are poised for a “quite ugly, bare knuckles” fight and the NDP vote declines across the country, the benefactor could be the Greens, who could win more seats than the New Democrats, says a veteran pollster. But another seasoned pollster says it’s too early to predict the Green Party’s rise above the NDP.

Abbas Rana

Abbas Rana is the assistant deputy editor of The Hill Times.
- arana@hilltimes.com


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