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

    This week witnessed the conclusion of the most expensive congressional race in history, and big money and divisive politics were on full display.

  • Voters Fear Worsening Syria Relationship Will Lead to Russia Conflict

    In the wake of the United States’ downing of a Syrian warplane, voters believe this is just the beginning of a situation that will get worse and could result in direct military conflict with Russia.

    A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 71% of Likely U.S. Voters are at least somewhat concerned that the current situation in Syria will bring the United States into direct military conflict with Russia, including 30% who are Very Concerned. Twenty-five percent (25%) are not concerned a military conflict will arise between the United States and Russia, with just three percent (3%) who are Not At All Concerned. (To see survey question wording, click here).

    (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it's in the news, it's in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook.

    The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on June 20-21, 2017 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

  • Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 46% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-four percent (54%) disapprove.

     

    The latest figures for Trump include 29% who Strongly Approve of the way Trump is performing and 44% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -15. (see trends).

    Regular updates are posted Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. Eastern  (sign up for free daily email update).

  • Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 46% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-four percent (54%) disapprove.

     

    The latest figures for Trump include 29% who Strongly Approve of the way Trump is performing and 44% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -15. (see trends).

    Regular updates are posted Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. Eastern  (sign up for free daily email update).

  • Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 46% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-four percent (54%) disapprove.

     

    The latest figures for Trump include 29% who Strongly Approve of the way Trump is performing and 44% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -15. (see trends).

    Regular updates are posted Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. Eastern  (sign up for free daily email update).

  • The Passing of the Pelosi Era by Patrick J. Buchanan

    In the first round of the special election for the House seat in Georgia's Sixth District, 30-year-old Jon Ossoff swept 48 percent. He more than doubled the vote of his closest GOP rival, Karen Handel.

  • The Outlook After the Special Elections By Michael Barone

    The victory of Republican Karen Handel in the special election in Georgia's 6th Congressional District on Tuesday has discouraged Democrats and encouraged Republicans. Democrat Jon Ossoff won 48.1 percent in the special election's first round April 18, and Democrats had high hopes that they could take this House seat from the Republicans.  

  • Few Americans Would Run for Congress

    Congress member isn’t a job most Americans want, even if they knew they would win. But nearly four-out-of-10 still want in.

    A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 37% of American Adults would run for Congress if they knew they had a reasonable chance of winning. Fifty-one percent (51%) would not, while 11% are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here).

    (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it's in the news, it's in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook.

    The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on June 20-21, 2017 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

  • Democrats Want To Lose The 2020 Election By Ted Rall

    "I am not a member of any organized political party," Will Rogers said ages ago. "I am a Democrat."

    So frustration with America's officially licensed nominally liberal political party is not new. Even for them, though, I can't imagine that any party ever worked as hard to pull defeat from the jaws of victory as the Dems are doing now.

  • Voters Want Tightly-Controlled Borders

    Voters want to crack down on illegal immigration, and to many, that still means locking down the borders.

    A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 50% of Likely U.S. Voters think it’s better for the United States to tightly control who comes into the country. That’s down from last May when 57% felt tightly controlling the border was the best option. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

    (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it's in the news, it's in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook.

    The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on June 18-19, 2017 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.