By Michael Barone | 01/30/14 03:30 PM
Gallup has released President Obama's approval numbers for 2013 for the 50 states and the District of Columbia. I thought it would be interesting to compare those percentages with Obama's percentage of the 2012 popular vote in each state and D.C. His approval ratings seem to track closely with...
By Steve Doty | 01/30/14 11:34 AM
Just 23 percent of Pennsylvania residents say that Republican Gov. Tom Corbett is doing a good job and only a quarter of them believe the state is headed in the right direction, seriously worrisome news for the embattled governor's re-election prospects, according to a Franklin & Marshall...
By Byron York | 01/29/14 09:14 AM
Much of Washington seemed to have a problem with President Obama's State of the Union speech. That's all fine, but what about the people to whom the speech was actually directed?
By Mona Charen | 01/28/14 11:39 AM
Only 28 percent of respondents to a recent Harris Poll say they plan to watch the State of the Union address. Some of those are lying. It's clear the Obama charm has worn extremely thin.
By Charlie Spiering | 01/28/14 07:56 AM
A new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll shows that Americans are split when asked to weigh in on New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's assertions that he was telling the truth when he said he had nothing to do with the bridge scandal that led him to fire members of his staff. Forty-four percent say that...
By Charlie Spiering | 01/28/14 07:07 AM
A new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll shows that Americans increasingly negative about the current situation in the United States. When asked about a word described their feelings about the state of the nation, 62 percent chose negative ones.
By Paul Bedard | 01/26/14 01:23 PM
The push to convince the nation that traditional weather patterns have been upended by global warming, a theme in President Obama's Inaugural Address, has won over younger Americans, half of whom now blame this winter's storms on climate change, according to a new poll.
By Paul Bedard | 01/25/14 10:28 AM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama’s approval rating is slowly inching up, but that a majority still believe the country is heading in the wrong direction. "This pollster pines for a genuine nonpartisan assessment of Obamacare to date....
By Paul Bedard | 01/24/14 11:43 AM
It was perhaps the most memorable utterance of former President George H.W. Bush's early days, so when he broke his “Read my lips: No new taxes” pledge in 1990, the public never again viewed his policy promises the same way. A prominent Republican pollster who was working at the Republican...
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