Polls

Trump’s approval ratings are higher than the media is telling you

Liberal pundits couldn’t help but scratch their heads after the Georgia special election, befuddled that the Republicans were able to win all four special elections to defend their House seats despite what they perceived as Trump being a very unpopular sitting President. Almost to ad nauseam, it’s been repeated that Trump’s approval numbers were in the […]

Poll: Millennials don’t want to spend their own money to fight climate change

Millennials are passionate about combating climate change. Some have even compared it to the Silent Generation’s fight against Nazism, however, our grandparents risked life and limb to fight Hitler. With that being said, Gen-Y isn’t willing to spend as much as they do on an iPhone — or even avocado toast — to fight global […]

White working class millennials lean far more Republican than their parents

Millennials have become one of the most important constituencies for Democrats, but their support has been waning which was one of the many reasons Hillary Clinton lost in 2016. Working class white millennials have been completely abandoned by the Democratic Party — and have become even more Republican than their parents. In a new report […]

Poll: Even millennials trust Trump more than mainstream media

Donald Trump has been attacking the media’s portrayal of his presidency and administration since before he was elected. And now, no one believes what the mainstream news outlets are reporting, not even millennials. Morning Consult released a poll on Friday showing that a plurality of young voters believed that the mainstream media was out of […]

Harvard: Millennials believe half their Facebook feed is ‘fake news’

The battle over “fake news” is out of control. Instead of dismissing a story that may be inaccurate as false or conspiracy theory, it gets tagged with the very Trumpian label “fake news.” According to a new poll from the Harvard Institute of Politics, however, the perception over what is and isn’t “fake news” is […]

Poll: Dems say talk and protest cause change, GOP says community service

We always knew that America was sharply divided between red states and blue states, but according to the Harvard Institute of Politics, the two sides couldn’t be more different in how they wish to produce change in America. According to Harvard IOP’s new poll on young Americans, Democrats (aged 18-29) believe that they can enact […]

Young voters poll: Trump is more “in touch” than Dems or GOP

During the 2016 election, Donald Trump ran and won against both the Democratic and Republican parties because American voters felt they were too out of touch. Nearly six months have passed since election day, but not much has changed, especially among younger voters. The Washington Post/ABC poll released on Sunday showed that 38 percent of […]

No 2018 landslide? Trump and GOP see polls improve, while Dems sink

The special elections in Kansas and Georgia have a lot of experts projecting a wave for Democrats in the 2018 midterm elections. However, recent polling suggests that the party’s base may not be as energized as it seems. A Quinnipiac poll released on Wednesday showed Trump improved by six points in the last two weeks. […]

Pew: Trump’s approval rating improves with millennials

Even before Republicans attempted and failed to repeal Obamacare, Trump’s approval numbers were in bad shape among millennials. However, four months into his presidency, Trump is seeing his support growing especially among white millennials. A poll released by Pew Research on Monday showed Trump had a 33 percent approval rating among millennials, a five point […]

Top 10 most popular governors have one thing in common

To be a successful governor, you need to be able to make decisive actions, create jobs, and become accountable to your citizens. According to a new series of polls, it also doesn’t hurt being a registered Republican. Morning Consult released new polls testing the popularity of governors in all 50 states and found that the […]

Poll: Millennials divided over Syria, Trump voters don’t want another war

President Trump’s airstrike against Syria may have earned him praise from the press, but Americans remain lukewarm about the encounter and millennials are heavily divided over the issue. According to a Huffington Post/YouGov poll released on Sunday, 51 percent of all Americans supported the airstrikes while 32 percent opposed. Among millennials, however, the polls were […]

Equal Pay Day: Only 14% of women think their companies have a pay gap

By Emily Ekins, Washington Examiner Contributor Some regard this Tuesday, April 4, as Equal Pay Day, or “how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year.” And yet even though most women are convinced that other women are getting paid less than men for doing the same […]

Poll: After repeal flop, basically 0% of millennials like Paul Ryan

The healthcare debacle last week had a bad effect on President Trump and the Republican Party. However, no one suffered more than House Speaker Paul Ryan, who saw his numbers fall to a record low — especially with millennials. Public Policy Polling (PPP) released a report on Thursday showing that Americans of all ages said that […]

Trump approval rating gets big bounce: It’s thanks to millennials and minorities

Despite wall to wall negative coverage from the press, President Trump’s approval ratings have risen over the last two weeks even among millennials. According to a polling report by Quinnipiac University, Trump’s approval rating has enjoyed a slight bounce from 38 percent on Feb. 22 to 41 percent on Tuesday. Meanwhile, his disapproval rating dropped […]

Shock CBS Poll: Even millennials loved Trump’s speech

Some of Trump’s fiercest critics have been millennials. Despite their disapproval during the election and during the early days of the administration, even younger voters liked the President’s Joint Address to Congress, according to a new CBS/YouGov poll released on Wednesday. The poll found that 57 percent of young Americans approved of Trump’s speech, lower than […]

Poll: Millennials favor Putin, Russia more than any other generation

While the talk in the news in recent weeks has been on President Donald Trump’s connection to Russia, a new poll shows that millennials favor President Vladimir Putin and his government more than any other generation. The survey released from Public Policy Polling showed that 22 percent of millennials have a favorable view of Putin. Meanwhile, […]

Poll: Trump beats Elizabeth Warren in 2020, even among millennials

Democrats are having a soul-searching moment, and many believe the Party should move further leftwards. However, new polling suggests that won’t be winning them the White House in 2020. A new Politico/Morning Consult poll released on Wednesday showed that President Trump would easily defeat Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D) in a 2020 matchup. According to […]

Poll: Millennials liked Trump’s populist inauguration speech

The media claimed that President Trump’s inauguration speech was dark, painted pessimistic view on American life, and didn’t single out how he’d help various identity groups. Despite the gloomy narrative created by the press, a new poll suggests millennials really liked it and agreed with his key points. An Economist/YouGov poll released on Thursday found that […]

Poll: Millennials like General Mattis

Most of Donald Trump’s cabinet picks haven’t been well received by millennials. They have a generally negative opinion about all of them except General James “Mad Dog” Mattis. In an Economist/YouGov poll published on Thursday, Mattis was the only cabinet nominee with more support among millennials than a lack thereof. A plurality of young Americans […]

Poll: Millennials in Massachusetts don’t want Elizabeth Warren reelected

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has become a national figure for progressivism, but in her home state, voters are unsure if she deserves to be re-elected in 2018. A WBUR poll released on Monday found that only 44 percent of Massachusetts voters believed that Warren should be re-elected in 2018. A plurality, 46 percent, said that […]