By Paul Bedard | 12/13/13 11:10 AM
It's taken more than a year, but Republicans are finally over their Mitt Romney hangover and political self-doubt and are now more optimistic than Democrats about winning big in the 2014 midterm elections, according to a new Pew Research Center survey.
By Gene Healy | 12/09/13 06:24 PM
A new poll from the Pew Research Center, “America's Place in the World 2013,” brings some sobering news to advocates of armed international meddling. Among a survey of some 2,000 Americans, 51 percent believe that the U.S. does too much in helping solve world problems, and 52 percent say...
By David Freddoso | 12/11/13 06:37 PM
“[T]he entire concept of realignments/permanent alignments, which underlay much of the misbegotten analysis of the 2008 elections, is bankrupt and should be abandoned.”
By Paul Bedard | 12/12/13 01:35 PM
Just 2 percent of adults consider President Obama the greatest of an eclectic collection of 27 world leaders from Mother Teresa to Che Guevara, putting Obama near the bottom of the handful of American politicians on the list. Former President Reagan topped that category at 10 percent. The new...
By Ashe Schow | 12/11/13 11:06 AM
Due to the disastrous rollout of Obamacare, a plurality of Americans now have less confidence in the federal government's ability to solve problems and want to return to the previous health care system, according to a new Reason-Rupe poll. While defending his signature legislation, President...
By Paul Bedard | 12/11/13 10:10 AM
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton continues to dominate the 2016 Democratic field, but there are signs that Democrats could easily switch to Vice President Joe Biden, according to a new poll just provided to Secrets. In their inaugural national political poll, Florida's Saint Leo...
By Paul Bedard | 12/11/13 09:18 AM
Revelations from Edward Snowden that the administration is spying on the smartphones and computers of Americans is driving the nation’s youth from President Obama who they once embraced as their “hope and change” from the Bush years, according to new polling data. By an overwhelming 70...
By Meghashyam Mali | 12/11/13 05:59 AM
The latest Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll shows the president at a 54 percent disapproval rating -- a new high point in their surveys, with 43 percent approving of Obama's performance. The poll finds health care more than any other issue responsible for Obama’s slide. Fifty-eight percent...
By Sean Higgins | 12/09/13 12:06 PM
President Obama's approval rating has sunk by a double-digit margin among Hispanics, a recent Gallup poll has found. The president's approval has gone from 75 percent in December 2012 to just 52 percent last month. The number is likely a reflection of the lack of progress on comprehensive...
By Paul Bedard | 12/09/13 09:13 AM
A new Rasmussen Reports poll finds that by a margin of 66 percent to 21 percent, Americans prefer “Merry Christmas” to the politically correct “Happy Holidays.”
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