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September 24, 2022

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

In surveys last week, this is what America told Rasmussen Reports...

September 23, 2022

Republicans Lead By 2 on Congressional Ballot

The 2022 midterm elections are now 46 days away, and Republicans have a two-point lead in their bid to recapture control of Congress.

September 23, 2022

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll, sponsored by Matt Palumbo's MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN for Friday shows...

September 21, 2022

Republicans Still Have Edge in Voter Enthusiasm

With the midterm elections less than seven weeks away, more Republicans than Democrats say they’re very excited to vote this fall.

September 20, 2022

42% Say Ukraine War Has Made U.S. National Security Worse

Most voters believe national security will be an important issue in November, and are more likely to view the war in Ukraine as harmful to U.S. interests.

September 19, 2022

28% Say U.S. Heading in Right Direction

Twenty-eight percent (28%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey for the week ending September 15, 2022.

September 15, 2022

Bussing Illegal Immigrants: 52% Like Abbott’s Move

Most voters approve of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s program to bus illegal immigrants from his border state to “sanctuary cities” like Chicago, New York and Washington, D.C.

September 14, 2022

Ending ‘Corporate Welfare’ Is Popular With Voters

Among a variety of size-of-government issues, voters most strongly support eliminating government subsidies to business.

September 13, 2022

High Gas Prices Still an Issue for Most Voters

Although gasoline prices have fallen from their record-breaking peak, a majority of voters are still concerned about fuel costs and expect the issue to matter in November.

September 12, 2022

Voters Divided Over Biden’s Philadelphia Speech

President Joe Biden campaigned on a promise to unite the nation, but his speech earlier this month in Philadelphia has Americans divided.

September 8, 2022

Impeach Biden? Most GOP, Independent Voters Say ‘Yes’

Republicans voters overwhelmingly believe President Joe Biden should be impeached, and half of independents agree.

September 7, 2022

More See Midterms as Referendum on Biden

By a six-point margin, voters view the upcoming midterm elections as being more about President Joe Biden than individual candidates and issues, and half say a Republican win means Biden should change course.

September 6, 2022

Rasmussen Reports Immigration Index

The Rasmussen Reports Immigration Index for the week of August 28-September 1, 2022, decreased to 91.8, slightly down from 92.7 two weeks earlier.

September 6, 2022

Most Voters Say Hunter Biden’s ‘Laptop From Hell’ Still an Important Story

The abandoned laptop that revealed Hunter Biden’s foreign business dealing remains an important story, according to voters, many of whom think it could have changed the 2020 election.

September 2, 2022

Biden Approval Jumps 3 Points in August

When tracking President Biden’s job approval on a daily basis, people sometimes get so caught up in the day-to-day fluctuations that they miss the bigger picture...

September 1, 2022

Majority Still ‘Very Concerned’ About Economy

Worries about the American economy have eased somewhat in recent months, but the issue remains a top concern for most voters.

August 30, 2022

Most Voters Still Rate Biden ‘Poor’ on Immigration

America’s illegal immigration problem is getting worse, most voters still believe, and President Joe Biden’s handling of the issue remains unpopular.

August 25, 2022

Justice or Politics? Most Voters Think DOJ Now Politicized

A majority of American voters believe the federal Department of Justice’s investigation of former President Donald Trump is politically motivated, but most of them still approve of the investigation.

August 24, 2022

62% Say Media Bias Getting Worse

Most voters still believe “fake news” is a serious problem, and don’t trust the political news they get from the media.

August 23, 2022

Most California Voters Support Limits on Abortion

As California prepares for a referendum on abortion rights this November, most voters in the state – including many who consider themselves pro-choice – oppose late-term abortion.