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April 11, 2023

Mental Health Leads Blame List for Mass Shootings

In the aftermath of last week’s shooting at a Christian school in Nashville, a plurality of voters see mental health as the primary cause of such incidents.

April 10, 2023

‘Banana Republic’? Most Voters Say Trump Prosecution Bad for U.S.

The unprecedented felony prosecution of former President Donald Trump in New York City is bad for America, according to a majority of voters who agree that the case is “banana republic sort of stuff.” 

April 6, 2023

China: 70% Think Invasion of Taiwan Likely

Two-thirds of voters support Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy’s decision to meet with Taiwan’s president, and even more expect China to attack the island nation in the near future. 

April 5, 2023

Election 2024: Biden Trails Both Trump and DeSantis

If President Joe Biden seeks a second term in 2024, he faces an uphill battle for reelection against either of the two leading Republican candidates. 

April 4, 2023

Crime: Most Voters Say It’s Getting Worse

A majority of voters continue to believe America’s crime problem is getting worse, even as President Joe Biden’s rating on the issue improves. 

March 30, 2023

Nashville Shooting: 51% Want Stricter Gun Control

Support for gun control has risen in the aftermath of the shooting that killed six people at a Christian school in Nashville this week. 

March 29, 2023

Bank Takeover Hurts Economic Confidence

Nearly half of voters say the recent rescue of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) hurt their confidence in the economy, which could have political consequences. 

March 28, 2023

Democrats Gain on Social Security Issue

More voters now trust Democrats to handle Social Security, even as a majority agree President Joe Biden is “lying shamelessly” about the issue. 

March 27, 2023

Manhattan DA’s Case Against Trump Divides Voters

Reports that Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg is seeking a grand jury indictment of former President Donald Trump have the electorate clearly divided over the possibility of an unprecedented prosecution. 

March 24, 2023

COVID-19: Voters Lose Trust in ‘Experts’

More than three years after “15 days to slow the spread” of COVID-19, most voters have less trust in government health experts – and in the news media, too

March 23, 2023

‘ChinaGate’? Most Don’t Think Biden Telling Truth About Scandal

Questions about Chinese payments to President Joe Biden’s family are a serious scandal, according to a majority of voters, and most doubt the president is telling the whole truth about it.

March 22, 2023

Is Support for Ukraine Waning?

More than a year after Russia invaded Ukraine, half of U.S. voters think the war has harmed America’s national security and many want to see a negotiated peace.

March 21, 2023

Most Voters Expect Biden-Trump Rematch in 2024

Nearly two-thirds of voters think the 2024 election will probably pit President Joe Biden in another contest against former President Donald Trump.

March 16, 2023

GOP Voters Still See Trump as Party Leader

Former President Donald Trump remains more popular among Republican voters than GOP congressional leaders, and a majority of all voters think Trump’s 2020 campaign was sabotaged by D.C. politicians.

March 15, 2023

69% Want Terrorist Designation for Mexican Drug Cartels

Voters overwhelmingly believe America is threatened by Mexican drug cartels, and support proposals to designate the cartels as terrorist organizations.

March 14, 2023

Is Climate Change a False Religion?

A majority of voters agree with a Republican presidential candidate’s criticism of climate change as a “religion” that isn’t really about the climate at all.

March 13, 2023

Derailed: 51% Want Buttigieg to Resign

In the wake of the Ohio train derailment disaster, a majority of voters believe Transportation Secretary Peter Buttigieg should resign.

March 10, 2023

Has the FBI Been ‘Weaponized’ by Politics?

Although half of voters still have a favorable opinion of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, most agree with a whistleblower’s description of the agency as having been “politically weaponized” by its leadership.

March 7, 2023

COVID-19 Cover-Up? 67% Not Surprised by Lab Leak Confirmation

Recent reports confirming that the COVID-19 virus probably came from a Chinese lab don’t surprise most voters, who suspect U.S. officials may have been involved in a cover-up.

March 6, 2023

Public Safety Matters in Bail Decisions, Voters Say

Crime has emerged as a major political issue, and voters overwhelmingly disagree with controversial “bail reform” measures that return criminals to the streets.