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January 12, 2023

Most Voters Blame Biden for Border Crisis

Voters overwhelmingly believe there is a crisis at America’s southern border, and blame President Joe Biden for mishandling the immigration problem. 

January 11, 2023

House Speaker Vote: Who’s to Blame?

The beginning of Congress was delayed last week by the historic 15-ballot fight to elect Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy as Speaker of the House. Voters are divided over whether McCarthy or his opponents are more to blame for that delay.

January 10, 2023

Democrats Expect Biden Will Be Reelected

When it comes to what the future holds for President Joe Biden, voters are largely divided along party lines.

January 9, 2023

Voters Overwhelmingly Concerned About National Debt

Half of voters disapprove of the $1.7 trillion spending bill rammed through Congress last month, and a majority agree that it’s a “disaster” for America.

January 5, 2023

Less Than Half of GOP Voters Want McCarthy as House Speaker

As the House of Representatives prepares for a third day of voting on who will wield the Speaker’s gavel, voters are divided over whether Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy should get the job.

January 4, 2023

Low Expectations for New Congress

It’s not likely Congress will do much to fix America’s problems, according to a majority of voters, who also don’t believe Congress cares what they think.

January 3, 2023

Biden 2024? Only One-Third of Voters Say ‘Yes’

Most voters don’t want President Joe Biden to seek reelection, but also don’t want to see Vice President Kamala Harris or former President Donald Trump run in 2024.

January 2, 2023

‘Died Suddenly’? More Than 1-in-4 Think Someone They Know Died From COVID-19 Vaccines

Nearly half of Americans think COVID-19 vaccines may be to blame for many unexplained deaths, and more than a quarter say someone they know could be among the victims.

December 30, 2022

49% Believe Randomly Selected Group Could Do Better Than Congress

Most voters believe congressional elections are rigged to protect incumbents and nearly half think a group of people randomly selected from the phone book could do a better job addressing the nation’s problems than the current Congress. 

December 29, 2022

Payback Time? 54% Support Revenge for Releasing Trump’s Taxes

Democrats who decided to publicly release former President Donald Trump’s income tax returns would get their comeuppance next year, if voters had their druthers. 

December 28, 2022

Ukraine War: Biden’s Rating Improves

More voters now believe Ukraine is winning its war against Russia’s invasion, and give President Joe Biden higher ratings for his handling of the issue. 

December 27, 2022

Many Voters View Political Opponents as America’s Enemy

Asked to identify America’s greatest enemy, nearly 40% of voters don’t choose a foreign power, but instead name domestic political parties

December 26, 2022

‘TwitterGate’? 63% Want FBI’s Social Media Activity Investigated

Revelations of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s involvement in social media censorship have raised voter concerns.

December 22, 2022

77% of Democrat Voters Want Trump Prosecuted

Voters are divided over a congressional committee’s investigation of the January 2021 Capitol riot, with Democrats overwhelmingly in favor of prosecuting former President Donald Trump for the riot by his supporters.

December 21, 2022

Fewer Voters Say Congress Doing ‘Poor’ Job

Maybe it’s the generous spirit of the holiday season, but voters now have a slightly higher opinion of Congress than they have in years.

December 20, 2022

Biden’s America: 47% Believe He’s Made It Worse

Optimism about America’s future has declined sharply in the past two years, and nearly half of voters think President Joe Biden has made it worse.

December 19, 2022

Voters OK Sinema’s Party Switch, Agree ‘System Is Broken’

By more than a 2-to-1 margin, voters approve Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s decision to leave the Democratic Party, and overwhelmingly agree with her that the political system is “broken.”

December 15, 2022

Economic Concerns Still High, Biden Ratings Still Low

Despite President Joe Biden’s claims about “building the economy of the future,” most voters remain concerned about the economy, and don’t have much confidence in Biden’s handling of the issue

December 14, 2022

COVID-19: Majority Support Fauci-China Investigation

More than two-thirds of voters believe COVID-19 probably came from a Chinese research lab, and agree with Republican demands that Dr. Anthony Fauci testify under oath in a congressional investigation.

December 13, 2022

Censorship: Voters Want Investigation of Social Media Sites

Voters overwhelmingly think censorship by social media sites is a problem, and a majority approve Republican plans for a congressional investigation.