After Toronto’s mayoralty race I don’t believe much in polls, especially as reported on in the media. Recall if you will the MSM’s giddy delight in reporting poll after poll showing a surging Smitherman poised to overtake a fading Rob Ford. I had access to private polling results which showed Ford’s lead holding throughout. What the papers were reporting was selective fantasy.
When polls differ, pollsters worry
Canada’s Political Doomsday Scenario