People doubt the government's role as a protector but send mixed messages about their value of freedom.
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Survey data suggest that 59.2 percent of Americans are "thriving"—the highest percentage recorded in Gallup's 13 years of measurement. Take that, 2020.
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A new survey of students' free speech attitudes has both encouraging and worrying findings.
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Polling shows a sharp partisan divide on the issue, but it also suggests that compromise might be possible.
Party leaders don’t want a replacement on the recall ballot.
National surveys obscure large regional variations in public opinion about abortion limits.
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Poll found that 78 percent of Democrats, 62 percent of Republicans, and 67 percent of independents favor legalization, as do majorities of every age demographic.
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A new poll says 5.6 percent of Americans identify as gay, bisexual, or transgender.
Yet the Libertarian presidential nominee is still not being polled in one-third of the country, including states that are historically friendly to third-party candidates.
Betting sites have a better record of predicting election outcomes than most polls and pundits.
LDS disaffection could help swing Arizona blue.
Libertarian faces potential "spoiler" charge in Ohio, North Carolina, Iowa, and Georgia.
While establishmentarians continue to push two-party conformity, there remains little evidence that other parties are having any sort of "spoiler" effect.
67 percent say they would get vaccinated as soon as an inoculation becomes available.
Thanks to a paradoxical Trump bump, nearly 90 percent of both Democrats and Republicans now say they support international trade.
At least 100 million Americans live in states where the presidential winner is a foregone conclusion. Maybe don't reward your party for nominating candidates you don't like?
The results reflect the impact of increasing publicity about police abuses.
The Extremely Online Are Less Informed About Political News, More Informed About Conspiracy Theories
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Is Giving to Biden or Trump Grounds for Getting Fired? New Poll Finds a Disturbing Number of People Who Think It Should Be
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The "haters demographic" broke strongly in Trump's favor in 2016, but this time the group is younger, more liberal, and more likely to vote for Biden.
Poll: 50 Percent of White Democrats Are 'Bothered' Biden Is an Old White Man. Most Black and Hispanic Democrats Don't Care.
Identity matters more for young, highly educated liberals than it does for many minorities.
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"We must remain—especially now—vigilant to any form of discrimination," said National Louis University in a dumb statement.
A New York Times poll of six swing states shows the progressive candidates faring worse against President Trump than comparatively moderate Joe Biden.
People who voted for Donald Trump have far more favorable views of Gabbard than those who voted for Hillary Clinton. And because the state has an open primary, that could be significant.
Of those who reported a negative view of capitalism, 20 percent say it's exploitative or corrupt.
It's not just the cost of the tariffs that are hurting the economy. "The indirect costs are enormous," says one Wisconsin CEO.
Trump's Trade War Is Already Unpopular. New Tariffs on Scotch Whisky, Italian Pasta, and French Cheese Won't Help.
Even a majority of Republicans now tell pollsters that the trade war is costing Americans, and there's no easy justification for targeting European cultural goods.
Just 25 percent of Democratic voters want a candidate promising a "bold, new agenda," which is exactly what party and media elites will cram down their throats.
But the progressive share of the 2020 Dem field has been remarkably stable, at just 30 percent.
As a Deadline for Legalizing Marijuana in Illinois Approaches, a New Poll Finds Strong Public Support
According to the survey, three-fifth of voters think pot should be legal for recreational use.
Illinois Survey That Supposedly Shows Support for Legalizing Marijuana Is 'Dwindling' Actually Shows It Is Rising
An anti-pot group's own polling shows that support for legalization is up by 78 percent since November 2017.