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May 30, 2016

28% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Most Will Honor The Fallen This Memorial Day

May 28, 2016

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

May 27, 2016

What America Thinks: Are Our Graduates Ready?

Americans Are More Critical of Airport Security Process 

Trump, Clinton Tied in Polls: Were All the Wise Men Wrong?:A Commentary By Michael Barone

'The Great White Hope':A Commentary By Patrick J. Buchanan

Most Now Think Cosby Likely to be Guilty

May 26, 2016

Voters Say Parents, Students Responsible for School Success

Most Democrats Think Clinton, Sanders Will Come Together

White House Watch: Clinton 40%, Trump 39%

Why Democratic Unity Could Be Easier to Achieve This Time: Donald Trump and Barack Obama By Alan I. Abramowitz

May 25, 2016

Voters Don't Think High School Graduates Are Ready for College, Work

Enough with Hollywood's Pendulous Boobery By Michelle Malkin

How Do Democrats Rate Bernie's Chances for the Nomination?

Hillary Fights to Overcome a Sordid History By Charles Hurt

Private Is Better By John Stossel

Does Hillary Clinton Have A Gender Gap Problem?

May 24, 2016

What America Thinks: Clinton, Trump - and Trust

Voters Think Trump Would Be Better for Economy - Or Would He?

Who Should Pick the Next Supreme Court Justice - Obama, Clinton or Trump?

Commencement Season By Thomas Sowell

Clinton Policies to End Pay Gap Would Just Make It Larger By Michael Barone

Is Scarborough Shoal Worth a War? By Patrick J. Buchanan

May 23, 2016

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Democrats Say Sanders, Party Equally to Blame for Violence

Voters See More Anti-Trump, Pro-Hillary Bias in Media

May 21, 2016

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

May 20, 2016

What America Thinks: Do Voters Care About the VP?

Open Borders or Tighter Control – Voters Decide

'Ferguson Effect' Is Real, and It Threatens to Harm Black Americans Most By Michael Barone

Who's the Conservative Heretic? By Patrick J. Buchanan

Sanders 45%, Trump 41%

May 19, 2016

Only 25% Believe There's A Political 'War on Women'

Voters Who Care Strongly About Illegal Immigration Expect Trump to Deal With It

White House Watch: Trump 42%, Clinton 37%

The Veepstakes, Part Two: Trump’s Temptation: A Commentary By Larry J. Sabato, Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

May 18, 2016

Voters Remain Cool to U.S. Involvement In Syria

Who Would Make A Better Military Commander – Clinton or Trump?

SA's Union Power Grab: Thousands Slowing Down Airports By Michelle Malkin

Nasty Politics By John Stossel

65% Favor Federal Regulation of E-Cigarettes

May 17, 2016

What America Thinks: Clinton vs. Trump

Most School Parents Oppose Transgender Bathroom Policy

Bernie’s The Early Favorite For Clinton’s Running Mate

Is Mitt on a Suicide Mission? By Patrick J. Buchanan

High Primary Turnouts: Any Clues for the Fall? By Rhodes Cook

Trump Is the Wind That Obama’s JV Presidency Hath Sown By Charles Hurt

Grim Choices By Thomas Sowell

America Today Resembles 1910 More Than Postwar Era By Michael Barone

May 16, 2016

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Donald Trump Can Easily Win in November By Ted Rall

Gingrich, Carson Are Early GOP Veep Favorites

Should Women Candidates Be Treated Differently?

May 14, 2016

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

May 13, 2016

What America Thinks: Support Is Up For Raising Smoking Age

Would Biden Have Been The Best President?

Hillary Meter: Voters Say Clinton Still On Course for Nomination

Will the Trump Nomination Change Our Polarized Partisan Patterns? By Michael Barone

Trump or Ryan: Who Speaks for GOP? By Patrick J. Buchanan

May 12, 2016

Americans Are More Supportive of Home Pot Use

Clinton vs. Trump – Whom Do Voters Expect to Win?

Vice Presidential Selection: How Much Does It Matter This Year? By Larry J. Sabato

Should The Democratic Party Be More Like Clinton or Sanders?

May 11, 2016

Americans Are Less Confident in Their Auto Airbags

Free-Market Medicine By John Stossel

What America Thinks About the Transgender Bathroom Debate

Twitter's Traitors By Michelle Malkin

Pee Free or Die! Obama and Lynch Rely on Distorted Lens of Racism By Charles Hurt

Do Voters Care What Ryan Thinks About Trump?

May 10, 2016

What America Thinks: Tracking Trump’s Run

Most Still Oppose Syrian Refugees, Cite National Security Risk

Clinton or Trump - Who Will Best Handle Our Allies, Enemies?

Looking Back on the Two Cuban-American Also-Rans By Michael Barone

Dry Rot in Academia By Thomas Sowell

Who Promoted Private Ryan? By Patrick J. Buchanan

May 9, 2016

60% Favor Foreign Policy That Puts America First

Democrats Prefer, GOP Voters Reject An Anything-Goes Convention

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

May 7, 2016

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

Hillary to Bernie Supporters: Don't Vote For Me By Ted Rall

May 6, 2016

What America Thinks: Consumer Spending Update: Ka-Ching! Confidence in Personal Finances Grows

60% of Women See Motherhood As Most Important Role

Final Trump Change: ‘The Donald' Is A Done Deal

An Unmitigated Disaster By Thomas Sowell

Can Trump Disrupt the General Election as He Did the Primaries? By Michael Barone

Bush Republicanism Is Dead and Gone By Patrick J. Buchanan

May 5, 2016

Most Still Concerned About Zika Threat

Candidates Should Think Twice Before Endorsing Trump or Clinton

How Do Clinton, Trump Stack Up Next to Obama on National Security?

May 4, 2016

Most Think Government Too Powerful

Tale of Two Tribes: 'Climate Refugees' vs. EPA Victims By Michelle Malkin

Americans See Tough Road Ahead For Class of 2016

The Fall Outlook: Fear and Loathing on the 2016 Campaign Trail By Larry J. Sabato

Money Down a Hole By John Stossel

How We Do Our Polls

The Battle of the Negatives Is About to Begin

May 3, 2016

What America Thinks: You Want It? You Pay For It

Republicans Should Have Adopted Democrats' Rules -- and Vice Versa by Michael Barone

Random Thoughts By Thomas Sowell

Most GOPers Say Cruz, Kasich Should Quit; Dems Not So Eager to Lose Sanders

Why Russia Resents Us By Patrick J. Buchanan

  More Voters See U.S. Constitution As Subject to Change

May 2, 2016

29% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Trump 41%, Clinton 39%

Americans Aren’t Overly Concerned About A ‘Brexit’


April 30, 2016

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

April 29, 2016

What America Thinks: Post- Tuesday Delegate Update

Obama’s Full-Month Approval Index Remains At Three-Year High

Trump 38%, Clinton 38%

Trump Change: 89% of GOP Voters Now Say Trump Is Likely Nominee

At Last, America First! By Pat Buchanan

Donald Trump Isn't the 'Presumptive Nominee' -- Not Yet, Anyway By Michael Barone

April 28, 2016

Politics, Race Influence Views of Michelle Obama

24% Opt Out of a Clinton-Trump Race

Indiana: #Nevertrump’s Last Stand? By Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

Voters Want More Military Spending, But Are They Willing to Pay For It?

April 27, 2016

21% Rate Prince's Death As a Bigger Loss to the Nation Than Scalia's

Beyonce's Beehive of Bombastic Buffoons By Michelle Malkin

Voters Still Question Fairness of International Courts

Hospital II By John Stossel

Conservatives for Trump? By Thomas Sowell

OK, Republicans – Trump or Clinton?

April 26, 2016

What America Thinks: Presidential Primary Update

Most Parents Say No to Standardized Testing

Most Support Americans Suing Countries With Ties to Terrorism

Conservatives for Trump? By Thomas Sowell

If God Is Dead... By Patrick J. Buchanan

Ethnicity Still Matters in the Politics of 2016 By Michael Barone

April 25, 2016

26% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Bathroom Fight Draws GOP Away From the Real Issues By Charles Hurt

Americans Want Government To Tell All About 9/11

Afghanistan Is A More Urgent Matter For Voters

April 23, 2016

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

April 22, 2016

What's Up with Black Voters? By Ted Rall

What American Thinks: New Face on the $20

Most Are Pro-Environment But Don't Thank Earth Day

Trump Change: Is ‘The Donald’ Back?

New York's Home-State Winners Have November Problems By Michael Barone

Dishonoring General Jackson By Pat Buchanan

April 21, 2016

  Texting During the Movie? No Way

One-in-Four Say They’ve Been Helped by Obamacare

Primaries Versus Caucuses: The Score So Far in 2016 By Larry J. Sabato

Americans Still Sour About Government Bailouts of Big Banks

April 20, 2016

Voters See Growing Divide Between Voters, Party Leaders

Clinton vs. Trump - The Hand We’ve Been Dealt

How Trump Could Win the Republican Nomination in Five (Not-So) Easy Steps By Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

Hospital By John Stossel

Ted Cruz Fails to Heed Own Advice, Get Out of Race He Can’t Win By Charles Hurt

Yes, We Need a Canadian Border Wall By Michelle Malkin

April 19, 2016

What America Thinks: Politicians for Sale?

Voters Still Lean Right on Fiscal Issues, Closely Divided on Social Policy

Is America Ready To Elect A Third-Party President?

New York Exceptionalism and Donald Trump By Michael Barone

Winners or Whiners? By Thomas Sowell

Is the GOP Risking Suicide? By Patrick J. Buchanan

April 18, 2016

24% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Few Say They Will Miss Today’s Income Tax Deadline

Hillary Meter: Primary Losses Don’t Break Clinton’s Momentum

April 16, 2016

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

April 15, 2016

Inside the Media Bubble, No One Can Hear Us Scream By Ted Rall

What America Thinks: Ryan’s Not the Guy

Most Still Say Middle Class Hit Hardest At Tax Time

Trump Change: ‘The Donald’ Holds Steady

America's Imperial Overstretch By Patrick J. Buchanan

Donald Trump's Insincere Process Arguments By Michael Barone

April 14, 2016

Demand for Hybrid Cars Is Little Changed

Clinton vs. Sanders: Whom Do Democrats Trust More?

After Trump, the Deluge

House 2016: How a Democratic Wave Could Happen By Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

April 13, 2016

Americans Put Country and God First

American Workers Matter: A Chicago Wake and Wake-Up Call by Michelle Malkin

Why Are Americans Buying So Many Guns?

Another Libertarian Moment? By John Stossel

Those Words You Hear From Paul Ryan Don’t Herald the Arrival Of a Knight in Shining Armor By Charles Hurt

Most Still Oppose Religious Freedom Laws

April 12, 2016

What America Thinks: What Makes Voters Vote?

Most Republicans Say Kasich, Cruz Ready to Be President, Not Trump

Democrats See Clinton As More Qualified Than Sanders To Be President

Will Trump Be Swindled in Cleveland, Too? By Patrick Buchanan

The 'Voice of the People' Fallacy By Thomas Sowell

The Tragic Deterioration of Washington's Great Society Subway by Michael Barone

April 11, 2016

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

GOP Voters Still See Trump’s Chances for Nomination Better than Cruz’s

   No Trump, No Show for 33% of GOP Voters

April 9, 2016

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

April 8, 2016

What America Thinks: Consumer Spending Update: Shop Shifting

Few Americans Support $15 Minimum Wage In Their State

Trump Change: The Fall Continues

Can the GOP Get Together in Cleveland? By Patrick J. Buchanan

Wisconsin Republicans Bid No Trump by Michael Barone

April 7, 2016

Voters Criticize the Primary Process

GOP’s Ryan Loses to Clinton, Sanders

Most Doubt Next President Will Secure the Border

Senate/Governor 2016: Several Ratings Move Toward Democrats By Larry J. Sabato, Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

April 6, 2016

Voters Put More Emphasis on Abortion As A Voting Issue

Requiem for a VA Victim by Michelle Malkin

GOP Voters Still Favor Border Wall, Other Voters Less So

Recent ‘Conservative’ Presidents Expanded Government By Charles Hurt

Freedom to Disagree By John Stossel

Kasich Plays the Spoiler

April 5, 2016

What America Thinks: Good Cop, Bad Cop

51% in GOP Say Candidate Who Enters Convention with Most Delegates Should Be Nominee

Should The U.S. Leave NATO?

What Trump Has Wrought By Patrick J. Buchanan

Are Trump Voters Really Victims? By Michael Barone

Dangerous Donald Trump by Thomas Sowell

April 4, 2016

26% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

GOP Voters Still Support Trump’s Muslim Ban

51% of Democrats Oppose Their Party’s Superdelegate System

April 2, 2016

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

April 1, 2016

What America Thinks: Are We Ever Really Safe?

Obama’s Full-Month Approval Index Reaches Three-Year High

Trump Change: Is ‘The Donald’ Losing His ‘Big Mo’?

Lock Out the Establishment in Cleveland! by Patrick J. Buchanan

Will Britain Leave or Remain in the European Union? By Michael Barone


March 31, 2016

Support for State Secession Holds Steady

Americans Reject Plans to Pay Killers Not to Kill

Superdelegates, Yes; Trump, No

The Electoral College: The Only Thing That Matters By Larry J. Sabato, Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

March 30, 2016

Most Don't Blame Cops for Shooting Incidents

Are Candidates' Wives Key to a Campaign?

King of the GOP vs. King of Bureaucracy By Charles Hurt

Nuclear Jihad: The Threats Are Inside Our Tent By Michelle Malkin

   Only 31% of GOP Voters Care If Failed Hopefuls Support Nominee

A Better Choice by John Stossel

Most Say They Pay Too Much in Taxes

March 29, 2016

Voters Want Spending Cuts But Don’t Expect Any

Is Trump Right About NATO? by Patrick J. Buchanan

Americans Are Filing Their Taxes At A Record Pace

Supreme Hypocrisy By Thomas Sowell

Does Social Connectedness Explain Trump's Appeal? By Michael Barone

Should Texting While Walking Be Against the Law?

March 28, 2016

28% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Voters See ISIS As Serious, Long-Term Threat

Most Don’t Want U.S. Promoting Democracy In Islamic World

March 26, 2016

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

March 25, 2016

What America Thinks: No Wonder Voters Don't Like Congress

More Americans Will Attend Church This Easter

Is ISIS Faithful to Islam?: A Commentary By Patrick J. Buchanan

A Vote for Kasich Is a Vote for Trump: A Commentary by Michael Barone

Trump Change: Most Still See Trump on Track for Nomination

March 24, 2016

Three Quarters of Americans Believe Jesus Rose From the Dead

Americans Expect A Brussels-Like Attack At Home

Assessing Trump’s Path to 1,237 By Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

President Obama’s Approval Numbers Are Rising: What Gives?

March 23, 2016

Happy Birthday, Slurpee!

Donald Trump Reveals Inner Statesman, Terrifies Naysayers By Charles Hurt

Voters Say Americans Are Overtaxed

The Art of Trump by John Stossel

Post-Jihad Gesture Theater: Je Suis Sick of It By Michelle Malkin

Voters Rate Media Coverage of Election 2016

March 22, 2016

What America Thinks: Voters Still Down on Congress

76% of GOP Voters Rate Their Own Congress as Out of Touch

Voters Worry About Feds' Focus on Terror Here at Home

Black and White, Left and Right by Thomas Sowell

Donald Trump Has 37 percent. Hard to Get to 270 Electoral Votes By Michael Barone

The Rule-or-Ruin Republicans By Pat Buchanan

March 21, 2016

26% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Most Now Favor Trade, Two-Way Travel with Cuba

Americans Welcome The Arrival of Spring

March 19, 2016

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

March 18, 2016

What America Thinks: Ideological Business As Usual on the Supreme Court?

Trump Still Holds 15-Point Lead Over Cruz

Trump Change: 87% of GOP Voters See Trump As Likely Nominee

Suicide of the GOP -- or Rebirth? By Patrick J. Buchanan

Only Ted Cruz Can Stop Donald Trump By Michael Barone

March 17, 2016

Voters Say the Bigger the Government, the More Corrupt

Hillary Meter: It’s Clinton’s Race Now

Voters Fear More Political Violence, Blame Trump

March 16, 2016

Most Say We Have Less Freedom of Speech

Obamacare's Tax-Time Torment by Michelle Malkin

Voters Less Pessimistic About War On Terror

Marco Rubio Is the Tea Party Heartthrob Who Turned Establishment Shill By Charles Hurt

Political Promises By John Stossel

Now What Do the GOP Elites Do?

March 15, 2016

What America Thinks: #Hashtag Politics

Is the U.S. President the Most Powerful Man on Earth?

Voters Say Presidential Candidates Follow The Money, Not the Voters

Brownshirts & Republican Wimps By Patrick J. Buchanan

Will the Politics of Nostalgia Trump the Politics of the Future? by Michael Barone

Voting at a Crossroads By Thomas Sowell

March 14, 2016

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

For the Anti-Trump Forces, It May Be Now or Never By Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

Storm Clouds Darken Over 2016 By Larry J. Sabato

Only 14% Think Americans Are Informed Voters

Voters More Unsure About America’s Future As A World Power

March 12, 2016

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

March 11, 2016

What America Thinks: Remembering the Reagans

Most Americans Support Same-Sex Adoptions

Trump Change: ‘The Donald’ Is Still Riding High

The Sea Island Conspiracy By Pat Buchanan

Democrats Dispirited, Republicans Hobbled by Excess of Spirit by Michael Barone

March 10, 2016

Most Still Think Candidates Play Politics with Race Issues

Voters Say No to Romney

Must Failed Wannabes Support Their Party’s Nominee?

March 9, 2016

Americans Are Angry About Politics But Not at Each Other

Hillary's Federal Education Jackboot Squad by Michelle Malkin

Voters Like a Pro-Cop Candidate

‘Big Tent’ Trump Forcing Party to Attack Itself By Charles Hurt

Libertarian Lite By John Stossel

“Never Trump” or “Always Trump”?

March 8, 2016

What America Thinks: Will Voters Punish Senators over Scalia Impasse?

24% of GOP Voters Are Very Likely to Vote for Trump If He Runs as a Third-Party Candidate

Have You Made A Political Donation Lately?

Will a Republican Majority Rally to Defeat Trump? By Michael Barone

Desperate Tactics By Thomas Sowell

Will the Oligarchs Kill Trump? by Patrick J. Buchanan

March 7, 2016

28% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Voters Strongly Reject Letting Illegal Immigrants Vote

Democrats More Excited Than GOP About A Clinton-Trump Race

March 5, 2016

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

March 4, 2016

FBI vs. Apple is Really About Edward Snowden By Ted Rall

What America Thinks: Consumer Spending Update: Spring Is In The Air

Most Still Support Requiring Photo ID To Vote

Trump Change: More GOPers Than Ever Say Trump Very Likely To Be Nominee

Can Donald Trump Be Stopped? Maybe By Michael Barone

An Establishment in Panic By Pat Buchanan

March 3, 2016

Voters Are Still Down On Obamacare

Why Trump is Good for the GOP

Trump or Clinton - Who Are Voters Most Likely to Vote Against?

The Trumpmare: Can the Republicans Save the Senate? By Larry J. Sabato and Kyle Kondik

March 2, 2016

Are Americans Honest at Tax Time?

Supreme Court Nominee Looms Large for Voters

Clinton Edges Ahead of Trump in Presidential Matchup

The 2016 GOP Debate Debacle By Michelle Malkin

Regulating the Future By John Stossel

Trump’s Winning Streak Baffles GOP Losing Club for Losers By Charles Hurt

Tuesday’s Super for Trump and Clinton By Larry J. Sabato, Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

March 1, 2016

What America Thinks: How Far Can Trump Go?

Obama’s Full-Month Approval Up Again in February

GOP Voters, Unaffiliateds More Influenced by Debates Than Democrats Are

Last Chance for America? By Thomas Sowell

Is a New GOP Being Born? by Patrick J. Buchanan

Arizona, Not Trump, Shows Republicans the Way on Immigration By Michael Barone


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