Flags from around the world fly at the United Nations building in New York. A new Pew Research poll says that a growing number of Americans believe the U.S. is less influential in world politics.Photo by Flickr user United Nations Photo A rapidly growing number of American believe that U.S. Show More Summary
Greg Sargent reports on the latest polling in battleground districts: Top Democratic pollster Stan Greenberg — having just done extensive polling in 86 competitive House districts — is advising Dems they should go on offense over the Affordable Care Act. Show More Summary
Did a new poll really find that Americans want more sanctions on Iran now, even if it jeopardizes the ongoing nuclear negotiations? Not so fast. The post New Right-Wing Poll Misrepresents Americans’ Views On Iran Sanctions appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Following on from this morning’s post on the importance of 2010 Lib Dems to Labour’s current polling I’ve now been looking at policy areas to see how this crucial group of potential swing voters view the blues and the reds. Quite simply I’ve taken the LD 2010 responses from this week’s YouGov “which political party […]
The Monmouth University poll released yesterday found, “Chris Christie could put New Jersey in play if he is able to win the GOP nomination and then faces off against Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. In a hypothetical 2016 match-up, 46% of New Jersey voters say they would support Christie to 43% who would vote for Clinton. […]
The NSA is listening to our MMO chat logs, and I feel fine. Monday's news has sparked outrage among some gamers, while others yawn and carry on, knowing that they have nothing to fear. So I polled the Massively staff members to gather everyone's thoughts on the topic. Show More Summary
So, the latest poll in the south. Just four things worth considering: 33% of those asked do not have a clear preference. This is an indication of the wider state of mind of the electorate. It probably poses the greatest challenge to Fianna Fail it represents a large tranche of voters undoubtedly those who appear […]
When it comes to keeping guns out of the hands of criminals, 63 percent of Americans remain unconvinced that tighter restrictions on buying and owning guns will be effective, according to the latest Reason-Rupe poll. About a third (32...Show More Summary
CBS poll: “Forty-nine percent advocate stricter gun laws, while 36 percent think gun laws should be kept as they are, and 12 percent think they should be made less strict.” Robert Draper looks at the power of the NRA for the New York Times magazine. USA Today looks at …
Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning. Sign up here. Leading Off: • AZ-Gov: Amazingly enough, we've gone all year without a single public poll of Arizona's open-seat governor's race that features actual candidates (and something less than 50 percent undecideds). Show More Summary
The Twelve Days of Christmas Classics is on! EW is putting the best versions of the most-covered Christmas songs up
How fare “The Economist poll of forecasters”? FOR decades The Economist has surveyed experts on indicators like GDP and consumer prices, asking them to predict the figures a year ahead. We’ve plotted the past year’s monthly “poll of forecasters” to see the variance and harmony. Show More Summary
No more gift cards. No more last minute gifts. No more spending money? American adults will spend on average nearly $800 on gifts this holiday season according to a Gallup poll. That's a decent chunk of change to express our affection, gratitude or commitment to our loved ones, friends and co-workers. Show More Summary
In Dublin, where I am writing this, people are watching the Scottish referendum campaign more closely than in London. Despite the polls, they almost expect a Yes vote, but most… Continue reading The post The Irish are fearful of Scottish independence appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
As Noddy Holder from Slade once yelled – “It’s Christmas!” And he’s not wrong; it’s just days away. Boys and girls from across the lands...
Who exactly uses social media? No, Iâ€™m not asking you all to suddenly raise your hands, and Iâ€™m not asking to be shown the latest poll and metrics that break down everyone using Twitter. Iâ€™ve been thinking about all the friends...Show More Summary
The Syracuse basketball team is off to an impressive 9-0 start that has it ranked second in the AP Top 25 and third in the USA Today coaches poll. Jim Boeheim again has the luxury of going eight, nine or even 10 deep into his bench. With versatile forwards like C.J. Show More Summary
From Rickey.org Who's going home on The X Factor USA 2013 Top 4 on December 12, 2013? Who's your favorite? Take the poll! The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
Nearly three out of four Americans say members of Congress do not understand the health care system or the impact of health care laws they pass. Just a quarter say Congress understands the health care system well and the consequences...Show More Summary
The latest Reason-Rupe poll finds that the troubled implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has caused 47 percent of Americans o lose confidence in government’s ability to solve problems. Eleven percent of Americans say theShow More Summary