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May 30, 2015

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

May 29, 2015

Americans Still Have Very Little Faith in Their Fellow Voters

Most Democrats Think Illegal Immigrants Should Vote

Colleges and Universities Have Grown Bloated and Dysfunctional By Michael Barone

Who Built the Brooklyn Bridge? By Michelle Malkin

May 28, 2015

Voters Want More Say In Choosing Their Leaders

Can Obama Change Obamacare Without Congress’ OK?

Your Rights vs. Your Safety – You Decide

House 2016: Gridlock Ahead for a Possible Clinton Administration By Kyle Kondik

May 27, 2015

Voters Still Question Supreme Court's Political Biases

Federal Court Echoes Voters In Halting Obama’s Amnesty

For Voters, Taxes Aren't Ticket to Fixing State Budgets

How the World Has Changed Since World War I By Michael Barone

Don't Go! by John Stossel

May 26, 2015

What America Thinks: Is College Really Worth the Cost?

Most Voters In Democrat-Run States Think Government Too Big

Voters Expect Problems Ahead from Obamacare

Why Do So Many Eggs Come From Iowa? by Froma Harrop

May 25, 2015

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Most Salute Importance of Memorial Day

Few Voters Favor Keeping Health Care Law As Is

May 23, 2015

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

May 22, 2015

Voters Remain Cool to Boots on the Ground in Iraq

Summertime's Here - Or Is It?

Can Hillary Clinton Reverse the Six-Year Decline in Democratic Turnout? by Michael Barone

May 21, 2015

A Lot of Americans Have Had a Car Crash

Voters See ISIS Winning in Iraq

Senate 2016: Sorting Out the Democrats' Best Targets By Kyle Kondik

Most Voters Expect Biased News Coverage of 2016 Presidential Race

May 20, 2015

  Voters Say They Aren't Getting Their Money's Worth From Schools

 Americans Still Question What College Grads Have to Offer

Dr. Capitalism By John Stossel

Americans Remain Dubious About Driverless Cars

May 19, 2015

What America Thinks: Privacy vs. National Security

46% Want Stephanopoulos Banned From Campaign Coverage

After Amtrak Crash, Most Still Consider Mass Transit Safe

Death Penalty for Tsarnaev Hurts Boston By Froma Harrop

The Two-Point-Something Campaign by Michael Barone

May 18, 2015

29% Think U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Americans Draw the Line at Police Use of Military-Grade Weapons

Most Think Iraq War A Major Voting Issue

More Voters See Need for U.S. To Be World's Top Cop

May 16, 2015

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

May 15, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 38%, Democrats 38%

Voters Say Yes to Deepwater Drilling, Maybe in the Gulf

Is A College Degree Really Worth What You Pay?

British Pollsters Failed in the Increasingly Difficult Struggle to Get it Right by Michael Barone

May 14, 2015

39% Say Patriots Should Forfeit Super Bowl Win Over 'Deflategate'

What If Michelle Obama Challenged Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Nomination?

The Left Is So Wrong on Trade By Froma Harrop

Democrats 2016: Sanders Now Clinton's Chief Rival By Geoffrey Skelley

Most Voters Still Approve of Military Service for Illegal Immigrants

May 13, 2015

U.S. Voters Still Strongly Dislike Putin

Support Is Growing for Government-Paid College

Americans Put Even More Emphasis on Two-Parent Homes

Disobey! By John Stossel

May 12, 2015

What America Thinks: Can You Hear Me Now?

Voters Worry Military Exercises May Lead to Federal Control Of States

Online Dignity: Give It Up by Froma Harrop

Big surprise in Britain: Conservatives Beat Labour --- and the Polls By Michael Barone

Will A Republican Be the Next President?

May 11, 2015

28% Think U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Illegal or Not, Voters Are More Supportive Than Ever of NSA

Most Voters Oppose Obamacare’s Insurance Requirement

May 9, 2015

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

May 8, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 38%, Democrats 38%

Moms Will Feel The Love This Sunday

Voters Give Huckabee Best Shot at Nomination of This Week’s GOP Newcomers

When is More Defense Spending Enough?

Why Americans Oppose Economic Redistribution Despite Income Inequality by Michael Barone

May 7, 2015

Americans Are Less Stressed Out Over the Economy

Note to 2016 Hopefuls: Don't Call Yourself a Socialist or Career Politician

Americans Still Believe in National Day of Prayer

Getting the Sports Moguls off Our Backs By Froma Harrop

The Map: 11 Angles on the Electoral College By Geoffrey Skelley, Kyle Kondik, and Larry J. Sabato

May 6, 2015

Voters Like Their Own Congressmen More

Americans See Bigger Domestic Terror Threat

A Tale of Two Pollsters

Hillary's Armor By John Stossel

America's A Very Rude Nation

May 5, 2015

What America Thinks: Americans Want Freedom to Choose Health Insurance

Voters Strongly Favor Body Cameras for Cops

Will Bernie Sanders Be the Democratic Nominee in 2016?

Clinton Defenders Advance an Unpersuasive Argument By Michael Barone

Let the States Make Drug Law By Froma Harrop

May 4, 2015

Voters Want Spending Cuts But Are More Doubtful They'll Happen

27% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Obama, George W. Bush Are Boost in Primaries Only

  Support for More Border Control Hits Four-Year High

May 2, 2015

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

May 1, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 40%, Democrats 38%

Obama’s Full-Month Approval Dips a Point in April

Voters Remain Cautious About Prison Reform

National Security Concerns Are Growing

Americans Respond to Nepal, See Social Media As A Boost

America's Politics Is Polarized, But Britain's Is Fragmented by Michael Barone


  April 30, 2015

Voters Still Don't Like Congress' Top Leaders

Voter Suspicion Grows Over Hillary’s E-Mails

Most See Baltimore Riots As Criminal, Not Protest

Voters Are Less Supportive of Raising Eligibility Age For Medicare

Defeatism in Baltimore By Froma Harrop

Republicans in 2016: Rubio Edges Ahead of Walker By Geoffrey Skelley, Kyle Kondik, and Larry J. Sabato

April 29, 2015

Voters See No Positive Change in Obama's Performance

63% Think Hillary Clinton May Have Helped Foreign Donors As Secretary of State

What Creates Jobs by John Stossel

73% Think Newcomers Should Adopt America's Culture, Language

April 28, 2015

What America Thinks: Younger Voters Don’t Trust Social Security

Americans See Free Trade As Good for Business, or Do They?

Voters Expect Last Year's Inaction To Invite More Illegal Immigration

Bipartisanship Is Busting Out All Over By Michael Barone

Gingrich Is Right: Double Medical Research Budget By Froma Harrop

April 27, 2015

26% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Most Favor Increased Use of Drones Against Terrorists

Voters Call for More Insurance Options Than Health Care Law Allows

April 25, 2015

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

April 24, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 39%, Democrats 38%

Voters Still Pessimistic About Egypt’s Future

Americans Think Free Trade Good for Consumers, Bad for U.S. Jobs

62% Say Government Has Too Much Power in America Today

Rand Paul Is Right to Demand Reporters Ask Democrats About Late-Term Abortions By Michael Barone

April 23, 2015

50% Think Savings from Social Security Changes Will Just Go To New Spending

Most Complain of Unresolved Problems at the VA

Explaining the Republican "Lock" on the U.S. House by Alan I. Abramowitz and Steven Webster

On the Internet, Nobody Knows You're a Fraud By Froma Harrop

Voters Vote No on Online Voting

April 22, 2015

Americans Still Unwilling To Save Environment With Their Wallets

Americans Preach Earth Day More Than They Practice It

Voters Are Slightly More Confident in the Days Ahead

The Next President By John Stossel

April 21, 2015

What America Thinks: For White House Hopefuls, What’s in a Name?

Most Still Oppose Obama’s Immigration Amnesty, Say It’s Illegal

Was 2007 a Flexion Point, When Everything Started Going Downhill? By Michael Barone

Fighting Robots With Robots By Froma Harrop

Americans Still Have Mixed Feelings About Teachers' Unions

April 20, 2015

32% Say U.S Heading in Right Direction

Voters Worry About Plan to Trim Social Security Benefits for the Wealthy

Voters See Growing Rift Between America and Islamic World

April 18, 2015

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

April 17, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 39%, Democrats 39%

Americans Define Middle Class, Think Politicians Don’t Agree

Hillary Clinton: Out of Sync With the Times by Michael Barone

Will Bill Help or Hurt Hillary in 2016?

April 16, 2015

Americans Are Less Interested in Being Teachers

The Civil War Ended 150 Years Ago – Or Did It?

Voters Rate Obama, GOP Congress As Harmful to Presidential Nominees

Rubio for President?

Often There's No Sensible Middle By Froma Harrop

April 15, 2015

Most Still Favor Parental Choice in Schools

57% Think Hillary Clinton Likely To Win in 2016

Freedom of and from Religion by John Stossel

Do You Pay Your Fair Share in Taxes?

April 14, 2015

What America Thinks: Water, Water Everywhere?

Most Will Pay Up - Again - by Tax Day

Is Your Water Supply Safe?

A Very Fluid Race for the Republican Nomination By Michael Barone

Farming Moves North With the Temperatures By Froma Harrop

April 13, 2015

29% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Clinton vs. Cruz, Clinton vs. Paul

Voters See Quality of Health Care Going Down

Clinton's Short List of Rivals By Larry J. Sabato and Kyle Kondik

Obama Deal With Iran in Trouble by Michael Barone

April 11, 2015

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

April 10, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 40%, Democrats 37%

Regular Fast-Food Diners Don't Want to Pay More to Raise Minimum Wage

Most Voters Expect Both Parties to Pick Presidential Candidates They Don’t Agree With

Should MLB Reinstate Pete Rose?

April 9, 2015

How Do GOP Voters Rate Rand Paul’s Chances?

61% Think Iran Unlikely To Honor Nuclear Treaty With U.S.

Who Tops America's Enemies List?

More Is Not Merrier in Our Congested Cities by Froma Harrop

2016 Republican Nomination: The Race “Officially” Begins by Larry J. Sabato, Kyle Kondik and Geoffrey Skelley

April 8, 2015

More Voters Think It's Too Easy to Get An Abortion

Americans Favor Government Water Control But Don’t Trust It

A Right to Discriminate by John Stossel

Voters Prefer New Energy Sources to Nuclear Power

April 7, 2015

  What America Thinks: Does the Media Make the News or Just Report It?

Support Is Still There for Raising the Minimum Wage

Good People Sometimes Back Bad Laws By Froma Harrop

Most U.S. 21st Century Population Growth Came in Just 27 Metro Areas By Michael Barone

Goodbye, Harry: Voters Reflect Poorly on Reid

April 6, 2015

29% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Baseball is Back: What Are Your Picks?

Voters Even More Negative About Arab Spring’s Impact

Most Voters Want More Aggressive Deportation Policies

Iran Deal: Do the Critics Want War? By Joe Conason

April 4, 2015

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

April 3, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 40%, Democrats 36%

Do NCAA Fans Think Kentucky Will Go All The Way?

Church Attendance Down This Easter

Indiana Religious Freedom Act in Accord With Traditional American Toleration By Michael Barone

America Is Still A Strongly Christian Nation

April 2, 2015

Is The U.S. Government Too Sensitive to Minorities?

Democrats See Mexico As Better Ally Than Israel

Most Still Favor Tax Deductions Over Lower Rates

Suing Over Soft Sexism Can Hold Women Back by Froma Harrop

Notes on the State of Politics By Kyle Kondik

April 1, 2015

  Obama’s Full-Month Approval Holds Steady in March

Do You Want A Religious Freedom Law In Your State?

The Next Bubble By John Stossel

Monica Lewinsky – Consensual Adult or Victim?


March 31, 2015

What America Thinks: Is America Safe from Terrorists?

More Voters Think They’re On The Same Page with Congress

Voters Say Big Government Is Back

Privacy vs. Security: How the Debate Changes by Froma Harrop

Where the Red Line Came From -- Before it Was Crossed By Michael Barone

March 30, 2015

29% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Voters Vote No on Ex-POW Bergdahl

Costs Up, Quality Down: How Voters Still See Obamacare

Country Music, Tea Party 'Populism,' and Ted Cruz By Joe Conason

March 28, 2015

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

March 27, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 39%, Democrats 38%

Americans More Eager to Pay Their Taxes This Year?

Can Family Breakdown in Low-Education America Be Reversed? Maybe By Michael Barone

Just 31% Trust the IRS

March 26, 2015

How Are Americans Watching Movies At Home?

GOP Voters Are Closely Divided on Cruz's Chances

Iran, Not Israel, Seen As Bigger Spying Threat

Obamacare By The Numbers

Obamacare Should Be Less Complex by Froma Harrop

Why This Scandal Won't Hurt Hillary By Larry J. Sabato

March 25, 2015

Who’s Been The Last Decade’s Best Secretary of State?

Voters Still Strongly Oppose IRS’ Obamacare Duties

Afghanistan By The Numbers

Gentrify! by John Stossel

Voter Concern About Cyberattack Jumps to New High

March 24, 2015

What America Thinks: How Do Americans Watch TV?

Voters Feel No Rush to Make Lynch Next Attorney General

Voters Put More Emphasis on Western Values in Schools

The Sun Is Rising on Solar Panels, and There's No Fighting It By Froma Harrop

Gentry Liberals Have Increasing Clout in Chicago's Shrinking Electorate By Michael Barone

March 23, 2015

27% Say U.S. Heading in the Right Direction

Americans Say Cable, Satellite TV Too Expensive, Too Restrictive

Measuring the Moral Posture of Rand Paul By Joe Conason

Voters Doubt America Is Safer Than It Was Pre-9/11

March 21, 2015

What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week's Polls

March 20, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 39%, Democrats 39%

Voters Are Less Supportive of Sending Troops to Fight ISIS

Parents Show Little Interest in Adding Muslim Holidays to School Calendar

Will Hispanics fire up America? By Michael Barone

March 19, 2015

Voters Think Tax, Spending Cuts Work Best for Economy

54% Think Democrats Should Run A Fresh Face in 2016

Half a Heart on Marijuana Better Than No Heart at All by Froma Harrop

2016 PRESIDENT UPDATE: CLINTON ISN’T GOING ANYWHERE…YET By Geoffrey Skelley, Kyle Kondik, and Larry J. Sabato

OK, You Tell Us: Whose Picture Is On the $1 Bill?

March 18, 2015

Americans Say Clones Are Coming - But Not for Them

60% Say Congress Needs to Sign Off on Any Iranian Nuke Deal

Most Voters Think Media Wrong on Race Shootings, Put Police At Risk

Chicago Fray By John Stossel

March 17, 2015

What America Thinks About Gun Control

Eleanor Roosevelt Tops Hillary for the Face on the $20 Bill

Letter From 47 Senators States the Obvious: Obama-Iran Deal May Not Last By Michael Barone

Clinton and Gender Politics No Simple Matter by Froma Harrop

Will We Soon Be Saying Madam President?

March 16, 2015

32% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Voters Still Hold Military In High Esteem

Voters See Feds As Hindrance More Than Help to Local Cops

Media's Email Hysteria: Why Are Republicans Exempt? By Joe Conason

Costs Are Biggest Health Care Problem for Most, and Feds Can’t Help

March 14, 2015

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

March 13, 2015

Americans Still Like Girl Scouts Better Than Boy Scouts

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 39%, Democrats 38%

Voters Think America’s Prestige Has Suffered on Obama’s Watch

Vote - or Else?

Obama's Policies Leave Democrats Weak Candidates in 2016, Except -- Maybe -- Hillary Clinton by Michael Barone

March 12, 2015

More Voters Think Benghazi Will Hurt Hillary

60% Say Obama’s Deal Unlikely To Keep Iran From Nukes

Cohabiting ... With Children By Froma Harrop

Girl Scout Cookies, Anyone?

March 11, 2015

29% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Spring Can’t Come Soon Enough

Bigger Problem - Racist Cops or Inner City Crime?

Should The Federal Government Sell Off Some Of Its Land?

What's Fair? By John Stossel

March 10, 2015

What America Thinks: Tax Season

Take Hillary Out of the Mix, and the Democratic Nominee is…

Support Is Down for Enforcement of Existing Gun Laws

King v. Burwell's Very Existence Says a Lot About Obamacare By Michael Barone

The Dilemma: Angry at Obamacare, Angrier Without It by Froma Harrop

March 9, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Republicans 41%, Democrats 36%

Voters Troubled by Hillary’s Private E-Mails, Foreign Donations

Voters Still Fault Feds For Illegal Immigration

March 7, 2015

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

March 6, 2015

Daylight Savings Time: Still Worth It?

Is Bibi Winning His Case on Iran?

No Place Like Home - Environmentally, That Is

Is This a Scandal -- Or a 'Scandal'? By Joe Conason

Most Members of Congress Share Netanyahu's View By Michael Barone

March 5, 2015

Who Best Can Prevent Teen Suicide?

Voters Question Justice Department’s Motives, Powers

Lower Fares No Substitute for Higher Wages By Froma Harrop

Coattails and Correlation By Geoffrey Skelley

Voters Highly Suspicious of Government Spending

March 4, 2015

30% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

More Think Middle Class Is Shouldering The Tax Burden

Should Obamacare Be Delayed Until Courts Are Through With It?

Are Americans Slimming Down?

Raping Culture By John Stossel

If America Is Mars and Europe Venus, How Is Europe Doing? by Michael Barone

March 3, 2015

What America Thinks About America

Rasmussen Employment Index Matches Six-Year High

Clinton vs. Walker: It’s Very Close

Open Internet Survives Weird Politics By Froma Harrop

Quality's the Key to a Good Cup Of Joe

March 2, 2015

Generic Congressional Ballot: Democrats 39%, Republicans 39%

Obama’s Full-Month Approval Dips In February

Voters Are Less Opposed To Netanyahu Speech to Congress

Voters Less Hot for Obamacare Fix


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