Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) was indicted for abuse of power and coercion last week. And while the charges are legally dubious, the real question for Perry as a potential 2016 presidential hopeful is whether or not the American public will hold it against him. A recent Reason-Rupe poll finds that most Americans already believe most […]
If leading the country was a class in school, President Obama would probably be failing. In addition to his dismal approval ratings on health care, foreign policy and the economy, Obama is also getting poor grades from Americans on his education policies.
A new McClatchy-Marist poll finds that Republicans are continuing to grow more accepting of gay rights, particularly in the case of gay Republican candidates. The poll finds that 68 percent of Republicans say they would be no less likely to support a well-qualified gay candidate than other candidates. Among all voters, including Democrats and independents, the poll […]
Seventy-seven percent of Americans say that Russian President Vladimir Putin does not take President Obama seriously, according to a Fox News poll released Wednesday.
Who is the governor of Mississippi? Don’t fret if you don’t know, most people probably don’t either. Republican Governor Phil Bryant was ranked the most ignored state executive in a recent piece by FiveThirtyEight that looked at the percentage of respondents who answered “no opinion/don’t know/don’t care” on approval polls. FiveThirtyEight noted that when poll […]
The American people currently rate our country’s politicians the biggest problem facing the nation, according to a Gallup poll released Wednesday.
Darth Vader is more popular than President Barack Obama at the moment, but bad poll numbers are not a problem for Russian President Vladimir Putin in his home country. In spite of — or because of?– the downing of Malaysian Airlines 17 by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine and the mustering of thousands of troops near […]
The NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll shows that a whopping 74% of Americans label Congress unproductive, while only 22% believe our lawmakers in Washington to be productive. What’s more, 50% even more harshly identified the House and Senate as “very unproductive.”
Young people are more likely to blame Israel for the current conflict in the Gaza Strip than they are Hamas, according to a recent Pew Research Center poll.
According to a Rasmussen Reports telephone survey released sunday, 68% of likely American voters believe that “election rules are rigged to benefit members of Congress.” Moreover, a significant 48% of respondents said they believe elections to be unfair to voters.
In news that has been shared umpteen times Friday morning for an apparent and idiotic reason, President Barack Obama’s approval ratings among religious groups have declined roughly the same from where they were five years ago.
Do Millennials need to get their priorities sorted?
Conservatives are line-toeing conformists, liberals are envelope-pushing rebels. Or so you thought.
A new poll has found that a majority of those who describe themselves as “solidly liberal” don’t care much for honor, duty, or America, and nearly half think of themselves as atypical citizens.
A whopping 63% of Democrats accuse the Internal Revenue Service of deliberately destroying two years of e-mails it says were lost in a computer crash that destroyed ex-official Lois Lerner’s hard drive, according to a Fox News poll conducted over the weekend.
A new survey released this week indicates that over half of Millennials are “living paycheck to paycheck.”
Despite efforts by the Republican Party to win over young voters, a new poll shows that young voters’ affinity for the Democratic Party has grown, even among the bevy of scandals and wrongdoings plaguing the Obama administration.
Despite shelling out $52 million in only three months to promote the Affordable Care Act, support for President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare law hit a new low, a new poll shows.
As Americans grapple with a do-nothing Congress, stagnant economy and botched healthcare implementation, President Barack Obama’s approval rating continues to suffer, hitting a new low this month.
Meet today’s average Millennial: Single, not religious, politically independent, and rather progressive when it comes to most social issues.