Doug Ford leads in Ontario PC leadership race: poll

The Mainstreet Research poll was conducted between Feb. 21 and 26 among a sample of 17,399 Ontario PC party members. They were asked to rank their top three choices for party leader. The survey found that 36.7 per cent of decided voters would support Ford.

Christine Elliott, the former Ontario MPP and the widow of former federal Conservative cabinet minister Jim Flaherty, is behind with 32.7 per cent support.