By Byron York | 12/08/13 10:10 AM
President Obama won re-election with the rock-solid support of what has become known as the "Obama Coalition" -- young people, minorities, women, and low-income voters. Without a firm foundation -- and high turnout -- among those groups, Obama would not be in the White House today. Now, little...
By Sean Higgins | 12/06/13 05:38 PM
A recent study by the Pew Research Center found that although the United States has one of the highest rates of income inequality between the rich and the poor in the world, it is also one of the places where people are least outraged by the gap. The study by Bruce Stokes, Pew's director of...
By Paul Bedard | 12/05/13 05:42 PM
President Obama finally knows how George W. Bush felt as he lumbered through his second term. A new Economist/YouGov poll finds that for the first time, more Americans than not don't like Obama. And independents who helped Obama win reelection have jumped ship. Their numbers should be...
By Associated Press | 12/05/13 10:53 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Californians twice voted overwhelmingly for President Obama, but they are split on his most important domestic policy achievement — health care reform.
By Paul Bedard | 12/04/13 01:12 PM
The Obama thrill is gone among America’s millennials aged 18-29 just a year after they helped the president win a second term. A new and shocking poll from Harvard University's Institute of Politics released Wednesday found that younger Americans are so disgusted with President Obama,...
By Christopher S. Rugaber | 12/04/13 09:32 AM
A private survey shows U.S. businesses last month added the most jobs in a year, powered by big gains in manufacturing and construction.
By Paul Bedard | 12/04/13 08:52 AM
For the first time in nearly 40 years, a majority of Americans believe the United States is less important around the world and that it should mind its own business, a stunning rejection of President Obama’s foreign policy just four years after he received the Nobel Prize. A new Pew Research...
By Paul Bedard | 12/02/13 12:15 PM
President Obama has hit a two-year low in Rasmussen Reports approval ratings, driven by the nation's discouragement over the Obamacare website healthcare.gov. Rasmussen on Monday released their monthly averages for Obama and found that he also suffered his highest disapproval rating, 54...
By Rebecca Berg | 12/02/13 12:02 PM
The poll showed Chris Christie winning 43 percent of the vote in a general election match-up with Hillary Clinton. The former secretary of state would garner 38 percent support. Another 19 percent of those surveyed were undecided.
By Paul Bedard | 12/02/13 11:01 AM
The nation’s view of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, colored by the horrific Benghazi assassination of the U.S. ambassador to Libya on her watch, has suddenly turned upside down, with more now holding an unfavorable opinion of the likely 2016 presidential candidate. A new...
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