Sun News Network: Showcasing the New Election Scoreboard

Previewed during the 2011 Ontario provincial election coverage, David Coletto of Abacus Data gives a quick tutorial on the latest technology used by Sun News to bring its viewers the very best insight and analysis.

Globe and Mail: Pollsters did better – but still missed mark – in Ontario

By Eric Grenier October 7, 2011 Ironically, in light of the controversy stirred up in the opening days of the campaign, the two most accurate polls came from the newest firms: Forum Research, with a total error of only 1.6 points and using the IVR method, and Abacus Data, with a total error of 4.4

Sun News Network: Survey on Freedom of Information at the CBC

David Coletto joins the Roundtable on Sun News Network to discuss an Abacus Data poll commissioned by Sun News on public attitudes towards freedom of information at the CBC. You can read the article on the poll here.      

Sun News Network: NDP numbers hold steady despite Turmel’s early struggles

David Coletto speaks with Caryn Lieberman on Right Now about new Angus Reid polling results suggesting that the revelation of interim leader Nycole Turmel’s past BQ and Quebec Solidare memberships hasn’t  hurt the NDP in the polls.  The Conservatives continue to have a healthy 8-point lead over the NDP with the Liberals still trailing in

Sun News Network: U.S. Consumer Confidence

David Coletto joins Caryn Lieberman on the Sun News Network to discuss the latest consumer confidence numbers coming after the S&P credit downgrade.

Sun News Network: American public’s reaction to the debt ceiling debate

David Coletto joins Caryn Lieberman on Sun News’ Right Now to discuss new poll numbers of American reaction to the debt ceiling negotiations. You can view the poll cited here.  

Abacus Data Celebrates its 1st Anniversary

One year ago, the partners at Summa Strategies and Abacus Data’s founding CEO, announced the creation of a new strategic research firm headquartered in Canada’s national capital. Since then, Abacus Data has quickly established itself as a trust research partner for a wide variety of clients. With its young and experienced team of research professionals,

Sun News Network: Coletto reports on a new poll on privatizing Canadian Crown corps

Abacus CEO David Coletto discusses the findings of a new Abacus Data poll on privatizing Via Rail, CBC, and Canada Post with the Daily Brief’s David Akin. Watch here

The Hill Times: To Privatize or to Keep Public? Crown Corporations


Sun News Network: Royal Roundup

David Coletto discusses the Huffington Post Canada/Abacus Data Poll on the Monarchy with David Akin of the Daily Brief Watch here

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