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Poll Finds Trump Staring Into Statistical Abyss, Especially in Suburbia
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Poll Finds Trump Staring Into Statistical Abyss, Especially in Suburbia
2019-10-29 21:17:36
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Unfavorable feelings about President Donald Trump are growing despite a strong economy, and his biggest weakness heading into the 2020 election may well be the suburbs, a new poll finds. The Grinnell College National Poll is a partnership... Read More

Two Thirds of Big Cities Predict Recession, Midwest in Fiscal Decline, Report Says
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Two Thirds of Big Cities Predict Recession, Midwest in Fiscal Decline, Report Says
2019-10-29 21:08:09
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Two in three finance officers in large U.S. cities believe the nation will slip into a recession as soon as next year, testing their resiliency after years of sustained growth, a new report from the National League of... Read More

Buttigieg Jumps to Second in New Iowa State University/Civiqs Poll
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Buttigieg Jumps to Second in New Iowa State University/Civiqs Poll
2019-10-25 19:40:52
by Dan McCue

Mayor Pete Buttigieg is building momentum in Iowa, according to an Iowa State University/Civiqs poll released this week. The university and Civiqs, an online polling company, surveys the same pool of voters each month in the lead up to the... Read More

New Poll Finds Majority of Voters Disapprove of Trump, Support Impeachment, But He Still Remains Competitive
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New Poll Finds Majority of Voters Disapprove of Trump, Support Impeachment, But He Still Remains Competitive
2019-10-15 21:12:25
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump may be weak when it comes to job approval and public support for impeachment, but a number of factors, ranging from economy to unfavorable views toward some Democratic candidates, continue to make him competitive in... Read More

Most Americans Back Impeachment in Fox News Poll; Trump Says of Pollster: ‘They Suck’
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Most Americans Back Impeachment in Fox News Poll; Trump Says of Pollster: ‘They Suck’

NEW YORK — A majority of Americans back removing President Donald Trump from office as support for impeachment surges, according to a new poll from the right-leaning Fox News. In the survey, 51% of those questioned back impeachment in the... Read More

New Wall Street Journal/NBC News Poll Finds Majority Support Impeachment Probe
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New Wall Street Journal/NBC News Poll Finds Majority Support Impeachment Probe
2019-10-08 22:26:37
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - A poll just out Tuesday finds 55% of Americans believe President Donald Trump’s actions regarding Ukraine are a serious matter and merit an impeachment inquiry by Congress, while 39% don’t think so. Meanwhile, when asked about the eventual... Read More

Most Californians Want Marijuana Stores in Their Communities, Poll Shows
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Most Californians Want Marijuana Stores in Their Communities, Poll Shows

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Three years after California legalized the sale of recreational marijuana, most voters want municipalities to permit pot shops in their communities even though the vast majority of cities have outlawed them, according to a University of California,... Read More

‘Free College’ Won’t Fix Barriers to Higher Education, Prosperity
Education
‘Free College’ Won’t Fix Barriers to Higher Education, Prosperity
2019-09-05 20:55:07
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - On the one hand, it's easy to see why some in the party would embrace so-called "free" or "debt-free" college and the forgiveness of student loans. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.,  electrified younger voters with his ambitious proposals in... Read More

Democrat McCready Holds Narrow Lead in North Carolina Special Election, New Poll Shows
Elections
Democrat McCready Holds Narrow Lead in North Carolina Special Election, New Poll Shows
2019-09-03 20:27:59
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - Democrat Dan McCready holds a narrow lead over Republican Dan Bishop in the special election contest to represent North Carolina's 9th Congressional District, a new poll says. With precious little time left before the Sept. 10 election, a... Read More

Poll: Trump Increasingly Blamed By Voters for Declining Economy
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Poll: Trump Increasingly Blamed By Voters for Declining Economy

WASHINGTON — For the first time since President Donald Trump was elected, more Americans say the economy is getting worse than getting better. A new Quinnipiac Poll shows 37% saying the economy is declining, compared with 31% who continue to... Read More

Majority of Americans ‘Angry’ at Political System, Poll Shows
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Majority of Americans ‘Angry’ at Political System, Poll Shows

WASHINGTON — Amid an escalating trade war, fears of an economic downturn and a crowded field of Democratic presidential hopefuls, a majority of Americans are simply “angry” at the U.S. political system, a new poll showed on Sunday. An NBC... Read More

Trump Could Get Impeachment Boost For Reelection, Poll Shows
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Trump Could Get Impeachment Boost For Reelection, Poll Shows

WASHINGTON — Democrats beware: A huge majority of Americans believes impeaching President Donald Trump would fail and some believe it might even boost his reelection effort, according to a new Monmouth University poll. The survey showed that 75% of respondents... Read More

Majority Of Large Employers Have Concerns About 'Medicare For All' Proposals, Survey Finds
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Majority Of Large Employers Have Concerns About 'Medicare For All' Proposals, Survey Finds
2019-08-20 12:43:11
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - A majority of large employers believe the Medicare for all proposals being touted by some White House aspirants would lower the number of uninsured in the United States, but at a cost of higher taxes and a decline... Read More

Trump, Battered In New Poll, Says 'Love Me Or Hate Me' You Have to Vote For Me
Political News
Trump, Battered In New Poll, Says 'Love Me Or Hate Me' You Have to Vote For Me
2019-08-16 19:06:06
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON - With polls suggesting his disapproval rating is near an all-time high, President Donald Trump told attendees at a boisterous New Hampshire campaign rally Thursday night they had to vote for him "whether you love me or hate me."... Read More

Nearly 3 in 10 Philadelphians Know Someone Who’s Died From Opioid Use, Survey Finds
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Nearly 3 in 10 Philadelphians Know Someone Who’s Died From Opioid Use, Survey Finds

PHILADELPHIA — In a stark illustration of the depths of Philadelphia’s opioid crisis, a new survey of city residents found that nearly a third — 29% — know someone who has died from opioid use. The survey, conducted by the... Read More

This Poll Asked Voters to Create Their Perfect Candidate. Democrats Picked an Older White Guy
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This Poll Asked Voters to Create Their Perfect Candidate. Democrats Picked an Older White Guy

WASHINGTON — Diversity is taking a back seat to Democrats’ desire to dump Trump. The 2020 presidential candidate field is well stocked with women, people of color and millennials, but a majority of voters who said they expected to cast... Read More

Trump Has Gone Too Far on Immigration, Voters Say in Fox Poll
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Trump Has Gone Too Far on Immigration, Voters Say in Fox Poll

NEW YORK — Half of American voters say the Trump administration has gone too far on immigration enforcement, and optimism about the U.S. economy, while still high, has slipped over the past quarter as trade tensions ramp up, a Fox... Read More

Poll Finds Americans Say Health Care Costs Their Most Pressing Financial Problem
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Poll Finds Americans Say Health Care Costs Their Most Pressing Financial Problem
2019-05-31 19:25:41
by Dan McCue

Americans are more likely to name healthcare costs than any other issue when asked to say what is the most important financial problem facing their family, a recent Gallup poll found. In a survey conducted April 17-30, 17 percent of... Read More

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