A spate of polls released over the last few days show that the American public doesn’t have a high opinion of Donald Trump’s transition or high hopes for his presidency. Of course, Trump didn’t pass up the opportunity to call something...Show More Summary
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Wednesday resisted a major cabinet reshuffle despite his waning poll numbers as he named Greg Hunt the new health minister to replace Sussan Ley, who resigned last week amid an expenses scandal.
New polls agree this week that the Donald Trump presidency may already be in big trouble, with an overwhelming majority of the American public holding a negative view of the reality-TV-star turned President-Elect, just days before Trump is set to be inaugurated at the 45th president of the United States. Show More Summary
Essential Politics: Assembly votes to confirm Becerra as attorney general, more candidates enter the race to replace him in Congress Jan. 17, 2017, 3:15 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: Los Angeles...
The CNN/ORC poll shows 53 percent of Americans view Trump unfavorably, while only 44 percent have a favorable opinion of the incoming president. In the ABC News/Washington Post poll, Trump's favorable rating is just 40 percent, with 54 percent having an unfavorable opinion. Show More Summary
A new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds a combined 55% of Americans believe Barack Obama – compared with the past several U.S. presidents – will either go down as one of the very best or be better than most.
Throughout the first half of the college hoops season, there hasn’t been a more pleasant surprise than the Creighton Blue Jays. After beginning the year on the fringe of the Top 25 in both the AP and Coaches Poll, the Blue Jays jumped...Show More Summary
Here is a timeline of developments since the December election in which President Yahya Jammeh of the Gambia lost to opponent Adama Barrow: - Jammeh concedes defeat - - December 1, 2016: Gambians go to the polls to choose their new president...Show More Summary
As President-elect Donald Trump and Congress work to repeal the Affordable Care Act, one new poll says it’s more popular with Americans than ever before. According to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, more Americans think Obamacare is a good idea than a bad idea by a 45-41 margin. This is the first time since […]
The new Post-ABC poll has little good news for Donald Trump. Clear majorities expect he will do a good job on the economy and fighting terrorism, and that’s about it. He enters office with by far the lowest favorability rating of any incoming president in at least 40 years. But Democrats shouldn’t sit around and wait for […]
Republicans were sharply divided, with 25 percent of those polled wanting to keep it intact or fix problem parts. Some 32 percent would repeal it immediately, while 44 percent would wait to repeal it once an alternative plan is ready to go.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - About a quarter of U.S. Republicans do not want to see Obamacare repealed, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Tuesday.
Mothers in the United States are teaching their children about sexual consent and assault following President-elect Donald Trump’s boasts about groping women, according to research published on Tuesday. Roughly two in five U.S. women think that women are more likely to feel unsafe and men...
NEW YORK (AP) — Most young Americans are concerned about the media's ability to report on Donald Trump and his efforts to obstruct coverage of his administration, and most think it's at least somewhat likely he will make it harder for...Show More Summary
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen said Tuesday she would relish a duel for the presidency with former economy minister Emmanuel Macron, as polls show the rising star closing in on the frontrunners. A little over three months before the French begin voting in an election that could decide the European Union's future, the race is seen as wide open. Show More Summary
A new poll shows that Trump is the least popular president-elect in history — even as a majority of voters expect him to be good for the economy.
New polling suggest Trump's popularity has slumped to the lowest for an incoming President in four decades.
Click here for reuse options! According to the Washington Post/ABC survey, most Americans think Trump is unqualified to be president. Most of the attention given to a new Washington Post/ABC News poll has centered on the finding that...Show More Summary
A new poll suggests President Barack Obama’s besieged health care plan is more popular than it’s ever been, even as congressional Republicans and president-elect Donald Trump prepare to dismantle it. … Click to Continue »