More Pew Research Center Articles

  • Hispanic community souring on Obama

    Obama's weekly approval among Hispanics dipped to 45 percent during the period ended Sept. 28, according to Gallup, and it has remained below 50 percent for the past five weeks.

  • Student loans may drag down economy for years

    Soaring levels of student loan debt are not only burdening recent graduates but have created entire generations that aren't able to save and invest, potentially hurting long-term economic growth.

  • Would a midterm loss crack the Dems' stonewall on the Keystone pipeline?

    The federal government recently began its seventh year of considering whether to approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Nearly all that time has passed under the administration of President Obama, who seems content never to decide the pipeline's fate.

  • Republican voters unhappy with handling of key issues

    The study found that more Republicans say their party is not doing a good job on government spending, same-sex marriage and illegal immigration.

  • Census: Marriage rate at 93-year low, even including same-sex couples

    The Census Bureau reported Thursday that the nation’s marriage rate has hit the lowest rate since 1920, and the first-time inclusion of same sex married couples did little to reverse the decline.

  • Democratic support for immigration reform slips

    Overall, among Democrats, support for a policy that includes some form of legalization for immigrants dropped from 84 percent last year to 78 percent today.

  • Pew: Politics is a white man's world

    Only 2 percent of the country has ever run for public office, and of those a wide majority are white men who've been to college, according to a new Pew Research Center study.

  • U.S. has world's largest immigrant population; 1 in 6 foreign-born

    The Pew Research Center finds that the U.S. has the most foreign-born residents, about 46 million.

  • Pew: Public takes harder line on illegals, wants tighter border

    Americans have shifted to a much harder line and want Washington's focus to be on better border security and tougher enforcement of immigration laws, not citizenship for illegal citizens in the country, says Pew.

  • Pew: Obama not 'tough enough'

    A majority of Americans don't believe that President Obama is tough enough with foreign foes, feeding their concerns that the world has become a far more dangerous place, according to the Pew.

  • This is what Pew found when it went looking for the 'libertarian moment'

    Pew found that many U.S. voters are still confused as to the exact meaning of "libertarianism," that many self-described libertarians holds views that are mostly in line with the overall public and that there doesn't appear to be a set list of concrete principles that allow for a hard definition...

From the Weekly Standard