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Most Recent Articles: March 2009

March 31, 2009

Democrats Take Four-Point Lead on Generic Ballot

88% Say It’s Important To Keep The Dollar As America’s Currency

74% Say More Troops Likely in Afghanistan

Small Business Economic Confidence Jumps

Most Americans Okay With Office Pools But Don’t Play

Obama: Just Say No By Debra J. Saunders  

Socialism for Any Occasion By Froma Harrop

March 30, 2009

Confidence in War on Terror Drops Under 50%

Public Divided on Tax Hike for Those Who Earn Over $100,000

81% Say Middle Class Tax Cuts Important for Budget Plan

59% Agree Senior Managers Should Go If Company Gets A Bailout

March 29, 2009

58% Now Expect More Partisanship in Washington

March 28, 2009

What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls

Not Yet Ready for a Welfare State By Michael Barone  

March 27, 2009

57% Plan To File Income Taxes Electronically

60% View Pelosi Unfavorably    

Just 11% Say Government Can Run Financial Institutions Better

One-Out-of-Seven Favor 90% Tax Rate for Millionaires

A Benefit for Rape By Susan Estrich  

March 26, 2009

More Voters Than Ever Say Tax Cuts Help the Economy

Voters Divided As to Whether Obama Budget Will Help or Hurt Economy

66% Say Obama Likely To Raise Taxes On Those Earning Less Than $250,000 A Year

30% Say Government Should Limit Pay for Athletes & Movie Stars

STATEHOUSE ROCK: 36 Governorships on the Chopping Block in 2010 By Larry Sabato

The Con Game of Blame By Joe Conason  

Springtime for New England Republicans? By Froma Harrop

March 25, 2009

Voter Confidence In Country's Course Remains Steady

Most Americans Support Government Control of Executive Pay Only If Taxpayer Money Is Involved

Watching The Trillions Pile Up By Howie Rich

Supreme Court Receives Highest Ratings in Nearly A Year  

Nearly One-Third of Younger Americans See Colbert, Stewart As Alternatives to Traditional News Outlets

The Most Dangerous City in the World By Tony Blankley

Looking for the Line By Susan Estrich  

March 24, 2009

Democrats Regain Lead on Generic Congressional Ballot

81% Say Congress Can’t Raise Taxes Retroactively

The Word Is -- A Tie -- For Stewart, Colbert and Miller

63% Support Affordable Health Care for ‘Every Single American’

Only 23% Don’t Know Someone Who Has Been Laid Off

Economy and Health Care Are Married By Froma Harrop

March 23, 2009

50% of Tennessee Voters View Obama’s Budget Unfavorably

45% Say Stop All Bailouts for Financial Industry

57% Support 90% Tax on AIG Post-Bailout Bonuses

67% Say Politicians Should Give Back AIG Contributions, Political Class Disagrees

March 22, 2009

Political Class Gives Geithner Good Reviews, Most Americans Disagree

Obama Action on Lobbyist Disclosure Is A Step Most Americans Will Welcome

Congress, Overtax Thyself By Debra J. Saunders

March 21, 2009

Most Americans Say Let AIG Go Out of Business, Political Class Disagrees  

What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls  

A Hidden Agenda Behind the 90 Percent Tax? By Lawrence Kudlow  

Card Check: Good for Unions, Bad for America By Michael Barone

March 20, 2009

54% Say Allies Should Follow America's Lead    

61% Support Putting More U.S. Troops In Afghanistan

55% of Americans Are Populist, 7% Support the Political Class

Obama’s Numbers After Two Months

Statehouse Rock: 36 Governorships on the Chopping Block in 2010 By Larry Sabato

The Republican Vacuum By Susan Estrich  

March 19, 2009

68% of Arizona Voters Favor Sheriff Who Gets Tough on Immigration

68% Say Bailout Money Is Going To Those Who Caused The Economic Crisis

50% Worry Government Will Do Too Much To ‘Help’ The Economy

47% Have Favorable Opinion of Labor Unions

Tree Sitter Is Not in Berkeley Anymore By Debra J. Saunders

Push Back Against AIG's 'Brightest' By Joe Conason

'Then It's Securities Fraud' By Froma Harrop

March 18, 2009

Voters Remain More Optimistic in March

Democrats See Health Care Reform as Top Priority, Others Say Deficit Reduction

68% Say Those Who Employ Illegal Immigrants Should Be Punished

Voters Continue to Give Obama’s Budget Mixed Reviews, Worry About Spending

Getting Too Ugly Too Soon By Tony Blankley

The AIG Outrage By Lawrence Kudlow  

Ron Silver By Susan Estrich

March 17, 2009

Republicans Take Small Lead on Generic Congressional Ballot

Comparing Approval Ratings From Different Polling Firms An Analysis By Scott Rasmussen  

73% Say Cops Should Check Immigration Status During Traffic Stops

61% Say Secret Ballot Is Fair Way To Vote For A Union

48% Will Wear Green on St. Patrick’s Day

18% Say Economy Has Caused Bad Blood With Family or Friends

Recession Has No Effect on Mid-Income Retirement Hopes    

Obama on the Economy: Both Sides Now By Debra J. Saunders

GOP's Sliding Scale for Self-Discipline By Froma Harrop

March 16, 2009

53% Say U.S. Should Build More Nuclear Power Plants    

51% Say U.S. & Allies Are Winning the War on Terror

79% Support U.S. Troops on the Border to Fight Drug Violence

Just 9% of Non-Union Workers Want to Join Union

March 15, 2009

Confidence Boosted by Obama’s Words, Democratic Investors Follow His Lead  

The Drug War Body Count: A Commentary by Debra J. Saunders

March 14, 2009

What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls

66% Say U.S. Should Stay in the United Nations

Criticism Shows Obama Is Losing Focus: A Commentary By Michael Barone

A Shotgun-Marriage Proposal: A Commentary by Lawrence Kudlow

March 13, 2009

Governor’s Popularity Plummets in New York

Unfavorables Remain High For Congressional Leaders    

43% Agree With Obama’s Call for National Curriculum and Grading Standards

Only 34% Believe U.S. Will Be Number One At End of the Century

From Frozen Minds, A 'Spending Freeze' By Joe Conason

When Is a Plea Bargain Not a Plea Bargain? By Susan Estrich

March 12, 2009

Corzine Falls Further Behind in New Jersey Reelection Bid  

Voters Trust Democrats More to Handle Economy, GOP More on Taxes

41% Say U.S. Focus on Economy Raises Risk of Terrorist Attack

61% Have Favorable View of First Lady Michelle Obama

Boxer Leads Schwarzenegger, Fiorina in 2010 Senate Race

Richard Allen Davis: Safe on Death Row By Debra J. Saunders    

Obama Takes a Dive on Earmarks By Froma Harrop

March 11, 2009

Number Who Say U.S. Heading in the Right Direction Remains Steady This Week  

Just 27% See Need for Another Stimulus Package

Americans Still See Economic Recovery As A Long-Term Process

81% Say Neither Madoff Nor His Wife Should Keep Any Money

March 7 By Susan Estrich  

Obama Leverages His Political Risk in First 50 Days By Tony Blankley

March 10, 2009

Democrats Move to Four-Point Lead Over GOP on Generic Ballot    

53% Say It’s Likely the U.S. Will Enter a Depression Similar to 1930’s

Just 12% Would Prefer A Car From A Bailed-Out Automaker

52% Agree With Obama’s Stem Cell Decision

37% Have Put Off Medical Procedures To Save Money

Don't Surrender to Recession Stress By Froma Harrop

Get Limbaugh By Debra J. Saunders  

March 9, 2009

23% Think Government Represents Will of the People  

Only 45% Now Say You Can Find Work If You Want It

19% Report Their Bank Has Been Bailed Out

Republicans See Their Party as Leaderless

March 8, 2009

Just 32% Have Favorable Opinion of General Motors

A Mud Fight of Civil Rights By Debra J. Saunders    

March 7, 2009

Tick-Tock: 59% Know This Sunday’s the Day to Change the Clock

What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls

Crushing Those Animal Spirits By Michael Barone    

March 6, 2009

65% Hope Government 'Cure' Doesn't Make Things Worse    

61% of Minnesota Voters Don’t Think Pawlenty Should Seek Presidency in 2012

Approval Of Congress Up, But Voters Downplay Its Accomplishments  

Voters Divided on Obama Budget

Hopes of Bipartisanship Have Faded

The Real World of Gay Marriage By Susan Estrich

March 5, 2009

75% Believe Constitution Guarantees Right To Own A Gun

Minnesota Voters See Franken As Winner, Closely Divided Over Senate Race Revote    

34% Agree You Can’t Earn Living in U.S. Without Government Help

Online News Sources Seen As Reliable As Local Papers

Plan Obama: Pass the Check By Debra J. Saunders

52% Say They’re Online Every Day Or Nearly Every Day, Most Trust Internet News Sources

Tax and Spending Concerns Rise As National Issue

Rich Shouldn't Get Overwrought By Froma Harrop

March 4, 2009

47% of Texas Voters Support Governor's Opposition to Stimulus Funds

Number Who Say U.S. Is Heading In Right Direction Hits Another High

30% Read Local Print Newspaper Regularly, Just 8% Read It Online That Way

Just 11% of Republicans Say Limbaugh Is Their Party’s Leader

Obama Lied; The Economy Died By Tony Blankley  

43% Say Stricter Gun Control Very Likely Under Obama

Discover (R) U.S. Spending Monitor (SM) Falls to New Low  

Rush-Hour Frustration By Susan Estrich  

March 3, 2009

Congressional Ballot Remains Close This Week

30% of Workers Say Their Employers Are Laying People Off

32% Say Local Crime Is Up in The Past Year, Most Blame The Economy

The Heat Is On True Believers By Debra J. Saunders  

63% Won’t Buy A Car From A Bankrupt Company

Canada Profits From Bizarre U.S. Bans By Froma Harrop

March 2, 2009

Economy Still Tops List of Voter Concerns

49% Say Obama Should Delay Health Care Reform Until Economy Is Better  

40% Say Give Washington, D.C. to Maryland

March 1, 2009

Partisan Trends: Number of Republicans Up Slightly, But Democrats Still Have Huge Advantage

B.T. Collins, RIP By Debra J. Saunders

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