Trudeau in trouble in Papineau riding: poll
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau speaks to supporters duirng a 2015 federal election campaign stop in the riding of Papineau in Montreal on Aug. 11, 2015. (Graham Hughes / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Published Thursday, September 17, 2015 4:40PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, September 17, 2015 6:43PM EDT
A new poll indicates that Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau could be in danger of losing his seat in Parliament.
Trudeau has represented the Montreal, Que., riding of Papineau since 2008.
According to the CROP survey commissioned by the NDP and released on Thursday, 35 per cent of respondents said they intend to vote for the Liberal leader.
NDP candidate Anne Lagace Dowson is polling at 46 per cent.
Another 10 per cent of respondents said they plan to vote for Maxime Claveau of the Bloc Quebecois.
Meanwhile, the Conservative candidate, Yvon Vadnais, came in fourth at 5 per cent.
The poll surveyed 375 residents of the riding over the phone between September 11 and 14.
Its margin of error is 5.06 per cent.