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Just 35% of voters believe that most Americans today are open to allowing immigrant culture help shape and influence American culture. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......

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Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters nationwide believe it's accurate today to describe America as a melting pot where immigrants both help shape American culture and become ......

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1307710-21-201920191021PollJust 35% Believe Most Americans Are Open to Immigrants Shaping American Culture
Just 35% of voters believe that most Americans today are open to allowing immigrant culture help shape and influence American culture. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1307610-21-201920191021Poll78% Say It's Accurate to Describe America as a Melting Pot; 86% Believe That's a Good Idea
Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters nationwide believe it's accurate today to describe America as a melting pot where immigrants both help shape American culture and become ......
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1297110-19-201920191019PollDemocratic Primary: Biden 34% Warren 18% Sanders 16%
For the week of October 11-18, 2019, former Vice President Joe Biden remains the Democrat's frontrunner with support from 34% of "Definite" voters. Senator Elizabeth Warren is ......
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1306810-18-201920191018Poll63% Believe They Could Keep Their Insurance Under Medicare for All
If a “Medicare for All” plan was passed, 63% of voters believe it is likely they would be allowed to keep their current insurance coverage. A ......
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1306710-18-201920191018PollJust 13% Believe Medicare For All Cost Savings Will Offset Tax Hikes
Just 13% of voters nationwide think it's likely that cost savings from a Medicare for All program will offset the tax increases needed to implement the ......
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1306310-18-201920191018Poll91% of Voters Are Proud to Be An American
Ninety-one percent (91%) of voters nationwide are proud to be an American. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 67% who are Very Proud of ......
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1306210-18-201920191018Poll86% Believe U.S. Is A Great Nation; 76% Say It's Always Been Great
Eighty-six percent (86%) of voters believe the United States is a great nation. Not only that, a ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 76% believe it's always been ......
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1305910-17-201920191017Poll17% Favor Banning Private Health Insurance Companies
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of voters like the idea of a single-payer national health insurance plan where the federal government provides health insurance for everyone. However, what ......
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1305810-17-201920191017Poll27% Lack Confidence Votes Will Be Properly Counted in Election 2020
Twenty-seven percent (27%) of voters are not confident that the votes will be properly counted and the correct winners declared in Election 2020. A ......
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1176310-15-201920191015PollBiden Viewed Favorably By 75% of Democrats, Warren by 67%, Sanders By 66%
Heading into the October debate among Democratic presidential hopefuls, former Vice President Joe Biden is viewed favorably by 75% of Registered Democrats nationwide. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1077710-15-201920191015Poll57% Believe Trump Likely to Win in 2020... Down From 63% in August... Up From 46% in February
The number of voters believing President Trump will be re-elected in 2020 has fallen a bit in recent months.The latest ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 57% ......
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1211410-15-201920191015Poll77% Of Dem Voters Satisfied or Excited With Biden As the Party Nominee; 76% with Warren
Heading into the October Democratic presidential debate, Democratic voters would generally be happy with any of the top three candidates as their party's nominee.Seventy-seven ......
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1133910-15-201920191015Poll50% Favor Impeachment And Removal of President Trump; 38% Oppose
The latest ScottRasmussen.com poll found that 50% of voters nationwide now believe President Trump should be impeached and removed from office.That’s up two ......
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1090810-14-201920191014PollDemocrats Trusted on More Health Care, Republicans on Economy
Healthcare and the economy have consistently remained the top two issues on the minds of voters all year. The latest ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1301710-11-201920191011Poll46% Have Favorable Opinion of United Nations
Forty-six percent (46%) of voters nationwide have a favorable opinion of the United Nations. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 19% have an unfavorable view, 28% offer ......
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1020510-11-201920191011Poll53% of Men Believe U.S. Economic System is Fair; 53% of Women Say It's Not
Forty percent (40%) of voters believe that our nation’s economic system is fair to most Americans. However, a ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 45% disagree and 14% ......
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1300710-10-201920191010Poll65% Believe Congress is Focused More On Impeachment Than Issues; 62% Want the Opposite
At this point in time, 65% of voters believe Congress is spending more time focused on impeachment rather than issues such as health care and the ......
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1300510-10-201920191010PollMost Democrats Believe Impeachment Push Will Hurt Trump in 2020; Republicans Disagree
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide believe that an aggressive effort by Democrats in Congress to impeach President Trump will hurt the president’s chances of ......
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1062310-07-201920191007PollKavanaugh Viewed Favorably by 35%, Unfavorably By 33%
A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that Justice Brett Kavanaugh is viewed favorably by 35% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 33%. Those figures represent an ......
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1018710-07-201920191007Poll67% Approve of Supreme Court: Highest Level Yet
UPDATED October 7, 2019Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters approve of the way the Supreme Court is doing its job. That's the highest level of approval yet measured ......
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1289810-07-201920191007Poll33% Believe Joe Biden Behaved Appropriately In Dealings With Ukraine; 31% Say Inappropriately
Thirty-three percent (33%) of voters nationwide believe former Vice President Joe Biden behaved appropriately in his relations with the Ukrainian government president. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1288210-04-201920191004Poll35% Believe Trump Behaved Appropriately On Call With Ukrainian President; 43% Say Inappropriate
Forty-three percent (43%) of voters nationwide believe President Trump behaved inappropriately in the now infamous phone call with the Ukrainian president. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1085410-03-201920191003PollPelosi Viewed Favorably by 40%, Ratings Improve Slightly After Shift On Impeachment
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is now viewed favorably by 40% of voters and unfavorably by 44%. That net rating of -4 is an improvement from a month ......
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1045410-02-201920191002Poll41% Believe President Trump As Ethical As Most Politicians; Down 13 Points From July
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide believe that President Trump is at least as ethical as most politicians. That's down 13 points since...
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1293810-02-201920191002Poll72% Believe Most Politicians Use Power to Enrich Family and Friends
Seventy-two percent (72%) of voters nationwide believe that most politicians use their power and influence to enrich their family and friends. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1291209-30-201920190930Poll20% Believe Capitalism Must Be Eliminated To Protect Environment
Twenty-percent (20%) of voters nationwide that capitalism must be eliminated to protect the environment. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 46% of voters disagree and 33% are ......
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1291109-29-201920190929Poll68% of Voters See Obama as Liberal, 58% See Bush as Conservative
Sixty-eight percent (68%) of voters nationwide view former President Barack Obama as politically liberal. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 10% believe he is politically ......
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1290909-28-201920190928PollFULL WEEK DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY RESULTS: Biden 33% Warren 19% Sanders 15%
For the week of September 20-27, 2019, former Vice President Joe Biden remains the Democrat's frontrunner with support from 33% of "Definite"  voters. Senator Elizabeth Warren is ......
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1288009-26-201920190926PollVoters OK With Law Enforcement Using Facial Recognition, but not Tech Companies
In the performance of its duties, 71% of voters believe the FBI should be allowed to use facial recognition technologies. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1101209-25-201920190925PollBiden 45% Trump 37%; Sanders 40% Trump 39%; Warren 40% Trump 38%
If the 2020 election for President were held today, 45% of Registered Voters would cast their ballot for former Vice President Joe Biden and 37% would prefer President ......
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1284709-24-201920190924Poll61% of Gun Owners Believe Democratic Politicians Want to End Private Gun Ownership
Sixty-one percent (61%) of gun owners in America believe most Democratic politicians want to end private ownership of all guns. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1284909-23-201920190923PollAmong Dems Who Like Socialism: Biden 27% Warren 20% Sanders 18%
Among Democratic primary voters/caucus goers who like Socialism, former Vice President Joe Biden currently attracts 27% of vote. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 20% ......
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1284809-23-201920190923Poll57% Of Dem Primary Voters Have Favorable Opinion of Socialism; 73% Like Free Markets
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters who will "Definitely" vote in their state's Democratic primary or caucus have at least a somewhat favorable opinion of Socialism. A ......
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1284609-23-201920190923Poll29% of Gun Owners Might Comply With Mandatory Gun Buyback Law
If a law was passed requiring all gun owners to turn their weapons over to the government as part of a mandatory buyback, just 29% of ......
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1284509-23-201920190923Poll51% Of Young Voters Believe Humanity Could Be Wiped Out Within 15 Years
Over the next 10-15 years, 29% of all voters believe it is at least somewhat likely that the earth will become uninhabitable and humanity will be ......
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1284409-21-201920190921PollFollowing NY Times Article, 36% Have Favorable Opinion of Kavanaugh; 49% Unfavorable
Following a controversial New York Times article resurfacing allegations against Brett Kavanaugh, the Supreme Court Justice is viewed favorably by 36% of voters nationwide and unfavorably ......
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1246009-21-201920190921PollFULL WEEK DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY RESULTS: Biden 32% Warren 17% Sanders 15%
For the week of September 13-20, 2019, former Vice President Joe Biden remains the Democrat's frontrunner with support from 32% of "Definite"  voters. Senator Elizabeth Warren is ......
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1282909-20-201920190920PollJust 20% Have Any Idea How Many Semi-Automatic Weapons Are Owned In U.S.
One of the challenging issues in the debate over gun laws is the lack of knowledge about basic facts.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1281609-19-201920190919Poll10% Know Global Climate Strike Scheduled for This Week
Ten percent (10%) of voters know that a Global Climate Strike is scheduled for this week. A ScottRasmussen.com poll found that 13% believe it is scheduled ......
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1281409-19-201920190919PollJust 24% Think Owners of Semi-Automatic Weapons Would Comply With Mandatory Buyback Law
Fifty-one percent (51%) of voters at least somewhat favor a mandatory buyback of all semi-automatic weapons. A ScottRasmussen.com nation survey found that 36% are opposed and 13% ......
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1278209-16-201920190916Poll54% Believe Race Relations In U.S. Getting Worse; Just 24% Say Better
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe race relations are getting worse these days. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 24% believe they are getting better. ......
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1278109-15-201920190915Poll59% Believe That America's Best Days Are Still to Come
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of voters nationwide believe that America’s best days are in the future while 41% believe they have already come and gone. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1274809-12-201920190912PollSanford Takes Votes from Walsh and Weld, But Not Trump
Former Governor and Congressman Mark Sanford is the latest candidate to challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican presidential nomination.However, ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1274609-12-201920190912Poll56% Believe US Has World's Strongest Economy; 24% Say China
Fifty-six percent (56%) of voters believe the United States has the world's strongest economy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that view is shared by 68% of ......
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1274409-12-201920190912Poll43% Believe World Would Be Better If Other Countries More Like US; 18% Disagree
Forty-three percent (43%) of voters nationwide believe that things would be better globally if other nations were more like the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com survey ......
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1273409-11-201920190911Poll89% Remember Where They Were On 9/11
Eighty-nine percent (89%) of American adults say that they remember where they were when they first heard about the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. ......
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1271909-09-201920190909PollJust 30% Believe Federal Government Has Right to Ban Fracking on Private Property
Just 30% of voters nationwide believe the federal government has the right to ban a private landowner from allowing fracking on their own property. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1271509-09-201920190909Poll33% Favor Complete Ban on Fracking; 41% Oppose
Thirty-three percent (33%) of voters nationwide favor a complete ban on the oil drilling process known as fracking while 41% are opposed. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found ......
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1271409-09-201920190909Poll58% Think Nuclear Power Plants Can Be Built in Safe & Environmentally Friendly Manner
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide think it's likely nuclear power plants could be developed to operate in a safe and environmentally friendly manner. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1269509-06-201920190906Poll54% Believe Homeowners Should Pay Full Cost of Flood/Hurricane Insurance; Big Generation Gap
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters nationwide believe that people with homes near the beach or shoreline should pay the full cost of flood and hurricane insurance. ......
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1269409-06-201920190906Poll30% Have Family or Friends Impacted By Dorian
Nearly a third of the nation’s voters (30%) have family or friends impacted by Hurricane Dorian. Not surprisingly, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found strong ......
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1268109-04-201920190904PollBrexit Drama Stirs Little Interest In U.S.
As a battle over whether to remain in the European Union (EU) consumes Great Britain, just 11% of U.S. voters are Very Closely following news ......
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1267009-03-201920190903Poll72% Want Immigration Policy To Favor Those With Skills to Help Economy
Seventy-two percent (72%) of voters support an immigration policy that favors people with skills that could benefit the economy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 28% ......
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1266809-03-201920190903Poll38% Favor Banning Fossil Fuel Imports and Exports; 62% Oppose
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters favor a proposal to ban all fossil fuel imports and exports such as oil and gas. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1262808-27-201920190827Poll56% Support Tariffs on Goods From China; Little Changed From Earlier Surveys
Fifty-six percent (56%) of voters favor having the United States impose new tariffs on goods imported from China. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 42% oppose ......
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1260908-26-201920190826PollGOP Primary: Trump 76% Walsh 5% Weld 3%
Former Congressman Joe Walsh entered the race for the Republican Presidential nomination over the weekend. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey of Registered Republicans and Republican-leaning ......
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1259508-23-201920190823PollCastro's Animal Welfare Plan Earns Positive Reviews
Former San Antonio mayor and Housing and Urban Development secretary Julian Castro recently announced an...
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1258508-22-201920190822Poll76% Favor Law Banning Ski Masks At Public Demonstrations
Conflict between the Proud Boys and Antifa has become a major issue in Portland, Oregon, ......
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1161208-21-201920190821PollEconomy, Health Care and National Security Remain Top Three Issues for Voters
Seventy-four percent (74%) of voters consider health care to be a Very Important voting issue. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 73% say the same about ......
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1256108-20-201920190820PollBiden 44% Sanders 38%; Warren 41% Biden 39%
The ScottRasmussen.com daily tracking poll shows former Vice President Joe Biden as the frontrunner in the race ......
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1254108-19-201920190819Poll37% Believe Border Patrol Tactics Too Harsh; 37% Say Too Lenient
When it comes to enforcing immigration laws, voters are evenly divided as to whether the United States Border Patrol is too harsh or too lenient ......
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1253908-19-201920190819Poll56% Want U.S. To Remain Neutral in Hong Kong Protests; 33% Say We Should Support Protestors
Fifty-six percent (56%) of U.S. voters believe the United States should remain neutral in the confrontation between China and Hong Kong protesters. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1253708-19-201920190819PollJust 21% Know That BDS Movement is Opposed to Israel
Just 21% of voters nationwide know that the Boycott, Divest, and Sanction Movement (BDS) is intended to oppose Israel. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 8% mistakenly ......
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1251108-15-201920190815Poll30% Believe It's Appropriate For Congressmen to Release Names of Trump Supporters in Their District
Just 30% of voters nationwide believe it is appropriate for members of Congress to release the names, addresses, and employers of people in their District who ......
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1250908-15-201920190815PollFew Offended by What Some See as Cultural Appropriation
Twenty-one percent (21%) of voters would be offended by White people wearing Native American costumes for Halloween. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 70% would not ......
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1250608-15-201920190815Poll39% See Woodstock Legacy As Mixed, 34% Say It Was a Positive Event
Fifty years ago today, the Woodstock Music Festival began at Yasgur's farm ......
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1249608-14-201920190814PollIf Gov't Bans Private Health Insurance, 54% Believe They Should Buy Out Insurance Company Shareholders
Medicare for All proposals made by Bernie Sanders and others would ban private health insurance in the United States. If such plans were implemented, 54% of ......
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1248508-13-201920190813Poll30% Believe Epstein Murdered, 36% Believe Suicide, 34% Not Sure
Thirty-six percent (36%) of U.S. Adults believe Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 30% believe the notorious villain was murdered ......
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1246508-13-201920190813Poll20% Believe Restaurant Owners Should Be Allowed To Refuse Service To Those With Different Political Views
Twenty percent (20%) of voters nationwide believe restaurant and hotel owners should be allowed to refuse service for those with different political views. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1244908-12-201920190812Poll73% Want Gradual and Modest Political Change; 27% Want Fed Gov't to Transform Nation
To solve the problems facing the United States, 73% of voters believe we should build upon the many strengths of our Constitutional system while making gradual ......
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1244708-12-201920190812Poll53% Say United States Doing Okay, But Our Political System is in Crisis
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters nationwide believe that our country is doing okay, but the political system is in crisis. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1246308-11-201920190811Poll42% Say 2nd Amendment Right to Bear Arms is Absolutely Essential; 14% Say Not At All Important
Forty-two percent (42%) of voters nationwide believe the Second Amendment Right to Bear Arms is Absolutely Essential and another 23% consider it Very Important.  A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1244608-10-201920190810Poll38% Know Earth Was Warmer During Medieval Times; 67% Say Coastal Cities May Be Wiped Out in Decade
Just 38% of voters nationwide know that during Medieval times, the earth's climate was generally warmer than it is today. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1244808-09-201920190809PollJust 28% Want Presidential Candidate With Policy Positions in the Political Mainstream
Other things being equal, 28% of voters nationwide would prefer a presidential candidate whose main policy positions are in ......
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1243508-08-201920190808Poll88% Favor Red Flag Laws, 31% Believe Private Gun Ownership Should Be Banned
Eighty-eight percent (88%) of voters favor a legal process that protects individual rights but empowers police to take guns from people credibly reported to be public ......
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1242508-07-201920190807Poll65% Believe Global Warming Will Lead People to Move to Cooler Climates
If the climate continues to get warmer, 65% of voters believe it is likely that more people will move to places with cooler climates such as ......
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1239708-05-201920190805Poll48% Know That Democratic Presidential Debates Were Held Last Week
Just 48% of voters nationwide know that round two of the Democratic presidential debates were held last week. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 19% believe ......
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1239208-05-201920190805Poll47% Say They Will Definitely Vote Against President Trump in 2020
Forty-seven percent (47%) of voters say they will definitely vote against President Trump in 2020. That number almost matches the president's ......
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1238608-05-201920190805Poll72% Say Biden's Political Views Are Mainstream; 46% Say Same About Trump
Seventy-two percent (72%) of voters nationwide believe former Vice President Joe Biden's main policy positions are in the political mainstream. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1236908-02-201920190802Poll18% Say Federal Government Responsible for Solving Inner-City Problems
Eighteen percent (18%) of voters nationwide believe the federal government should be primarily responsible for solving the most serious problems facing inner-cities. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1236508-01-201920190801Poll34% See Biden Rhetoric As Unifying; 28% Say Divisive
Thirty-four percent (34%) of voters nationwide consider former Vice President Joe Biden's rhetoric to be uplifting and unifying. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found 28% take the ......
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1233907-31-201920190731Poll27% Believe They've Been Discriminated Against Because of Political Views
Twenty-seven percent (27%) of voters nationwide believe they have been discriminated against because of their political views. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 60% have not experienced ......
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1233807-30-201920190730Poll54% Expect Biden to Be Democratic Nominee; Same As Before First Round of Debates
Heading into the second presidential debate, 54% of Registered Democrats and Democratic leaning Independents think Joe Biden is likely to win the Democratic presidential nomination. That ......
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1231607-28-201920190728Poll83% Recognize That Federal Spending Has Doubled Over Past 30 Years
After adjusting for inflation, federal government spending has doubled since 1989. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1231507-27-201920190727Poll32% Favor Budget Deal, 31% Opposed, 37% Not Sure
Thirty-two percent (32%) of voters nationwide favor the budget deal reached between President Trump and Democratic Congressional leaders. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 31% oppose ......
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1230007-26-201920190726Poll18% Hold Political Views That Would Shock Friends and Family
Eighteen percent (18%) of voters hold some political views that would shock their close friends and family members. A ScottRasmussen.com national poll found that 67% don't ......
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1229607-25-201920190725Poll59% See Illegal Immigrants As National Security Threat; 53% Think They Reduce Wages for U.S. Workers
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of voters nationwide believe immigrants who enter the country illegally represent a potential national security threat to the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1229507-25-201920190725Poll37% See "The Squad" as Racist Troublemakers; 39% Disagree
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of voters agree with Donald Trump's tweeted assertion that the four Congresswomen known as “the Squad” are a group of racist troublemakers. A ......
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1227807-23-201920190723Poll53% Consider Trump Rhetoric Polarizing and Divisive
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters nationwide consider President Trump's rhetoric to be polarizing and divisive. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 24% find it uplifting and unifying ......
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989407-22-201920190722Poll54% Believe Trump Wants U.S. to be White Supremacist Nation; 26% Think It Already Is
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe President Trump wants a nation based upon White Supremacy. That's down slightly from 57% in...
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1226807-20-201920190720PollJust 34% Following News About Apollo 11
Fifty years ago today, Neil Armstrong became the first man to set foot on the moon. It was "one giant step for a man, one ......
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1226607-19-201920190719Poll42% Recognize "The Squad" is Extremely Progressive; 44% Not Sure
Four progressive Members of Congress known as the Squad have been the focus of significant media attention in recent weeks. However, they remain relatively unknown ......
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1226507-19-201920190719Poll42% Say Pelosi Best Represents Democratic Party, 20% Say It's AOC
Forty-two percent (42%) of voters nationwide believe Nancy Pelosi represents and defines the Democratic Party better than Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 20% ......
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1022107-17-201920190717Poll16% Believe How Much You Earn Is Simply a Matter of Luck
Sixteen percent (16%) of voters believe that the amount of money someone earns is just a matter of luck. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1221507-15-201920190715PollWhich Census Questions Are Appropriate?
On the night President Trump dropped his bid to add a citizenship question to the U.S. Census, 63% of voters believed that was an appropriate ......
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1154907-15-201920190715PollOn Top Issue, 36% Trust Democrats, 35% Republicans, 15% Neither
On the issue they consider the most important, 36% of voters trust Democrats more than Republicans while 35% place more trust in Republicans. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1221407-14-201920190714PollTechnology, Competition Seen As Better Health Care Solution Than Government Policies
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters believe more competition between health care providers is more likely to improve the quality of medical than more government regulation. A ......
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1220407-12-201920190712Poll64% Support Dunkin' Donuts Effort to Enforce Use of E-Verify System
Dunkin’ Donuts recently removed franchise rights from owners who failed to use the E-verify system. The company said this was done to discourage franchise owners ......
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1220307-12-201920190712Poll21% Believe It Was Appropriate for Starbucks to Ask Police Officers to Leave Store
Recently, police officers were asked to leave a Starbucks store because a customer claimed their presence made him feel unsafe. Twenty-one percent (21%) of voters nationwide ......
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1219307-11-201920190711Poll57% Have Favorable Opinion of Nationalism
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters have a favorable opinion of the terms "Nationalism" and "American Nationalism."A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that view is shared ......
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1218707-11-201920190711Poll75% Of Republicans Think Trump Likely to Defeat Any Democratic Challenger
Seventy-five percent (75%) of Republican voters believe it really doesn’t matter who the Democrats nominate because none of them will beat Donald Trump ......
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1218607-11-201920190711Poll43% Know Steyer Running for President, 42% Know Swalwell Dropped Out
For many Americans, it's just too early to pay attention to Election 2020.Given a list of nine Democratic candidates for President, just 43% of voters nationwide ......
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1216807-10-201920190710Poll21% Say U.S. Has No Right to Set Rules About Who Enters Country
Twenty-one percent (21%) of voters nationwide believe the United States has no right to decide who is eligible to enter the country. They believe anyone who ......
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1216607-09-201920190709Poll10% Believe Betsy Ross Flag is Symbol of Racism
Ten percent (10%) of voters nationwide believe the Betsy Ross flag is a symbol of racism. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 68% disagree while 22% are ......
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985507-08-201920190708Poll74% Are Proud of American History
Seventy-four percent (74%) of voters nationwide are proud of American history. That's up from 66% last December and ......
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1213107-07-201920190707PollIn Education, Wealth Seen As Bigger Divide Than Race
Twenty-four percent (24%) of voters believe that wealthy white Americans and poor white Americans generally receive equal educational opportunities. Sixty-eight percent (68%) disagree. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1013407-06-201920190706Poll57% Believe Their Own Rep in Congress Trades Votes for Cash; 22% Don't
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters nationwide believe it is at least somewhat likely that their representative in Congress trades votes for cash. That's up from 53% in...
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1212907-05-201920190705Poll48% Favor Busing to Increase Integration of Public Schools
To increase integration of public schools, 48% of voters favor busing some students to schools outside of their local community. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1207207-01-201920190701PollHarris Viewed Favorably by 35% of All Voters, Unfavorably by 34%
Following the Democratic debates, Senator Kamala Harris is viewed favorably by 35% of all voters nationwide and unfavorably by 34%. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that ......
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1206706-29-201920190629PollWarren, Castro Get Bounces From First Debate Night
Entering the Wednesday night debate, Senator Elizabeth Warren was viewed favorably by 36% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 39%. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey conducted after ......
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1138806-28-201920190628Poll73% Believe Citizenship Question Is Appropriate for Census; 18% Disagree
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters believe it is appropriate for the U.S. Census Bureau to ask residents if they are citizens of the United States. ......
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1200406-24-201920190624Poll26% Support Military Action Against Iran
Twenty-six percent (26%) of voters support U.S. military action against Iran at this time. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 39% oppose military action and 34% ......
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1195906-23-201920190623Poll38% Believe School Districts Should Be Required to Educate Children of Illegal Immigrants; 41% Disagree
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters believe local school districts should be required to provide a free public-school education for the children of  illegal or undocumented immigrants. ......
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1196606-22-201920190622PollAfter Traffic Violations, 63% Think Cops Should Be Allowed to Ask for Proof of Legal Residence
If a police officer stops someone for a traffic violation, 63% of voters nationwide believe they should be allowed to ask for proof that the driver ......
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1195306-21-201920190621Poll34% Believe Tariff Threat Convinced Mexico to Make Better Deal, 34% Disagree; Unchanged
In recent weeks, the Mexican government has stepped up activities to help stop the flow of illegal immigrants into the United States. However, that action ......
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1146706-20-201920190620Poll73% Believe Members of Congress Are Overpaid; 5% Say They Deserve More
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters believe that Members of Congress are overpaid. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 5% hold the opposite view and believe that ......
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1192906-20-201920190620Poll25% Say U.S. Constitution Needs A Major Overhaul
Twenty-five percent (25%) of voters believe the United States Constitution requires a major overhaul. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 35% say no changes are needed ......
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1193306-19-201920190619Poll55% Want Government to Remove Millions of Illegal Immigrants
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters favor a plan to have government officials remove millions of illegal or undocumented immigrants from the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1192806-19-201920190619Poll52% Say Federal Government A Threat To Individual Freedom; 25% Disagree
Fifty-two percent (52%) of voters today believe the federal government is a threat to individual freedom. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 25% disagree and 22% are ......
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1192606-19-201920190619Poll58% Believe America's Best Days Are Still to Come; Despite 74% Saying Political System Badly Broken
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide believe that America's best days are in the future while 42% believe they have already come and gone. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1191806-18-201920190618Poll84% Have Favorable Opinion of Free Markets; 41% Say Same About Socialism
Eighty-four percent (84%) of voters nationwide have a favorable opinion of free markets. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 87% of Republicans, 85% of Independents, ......
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1190106-17-201920190617PollMayor Pete's Municipal ID Program for Illegal Immigrants Turns Off Most Voters
NBC News recently ran a feature wondering why South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg doesn't talk more ......
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1189706-17-201920190617Poll57% Favor Keeping the Hyde Amendment; 30% Opposed
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters favor keeping the Hyde Amendment that prevents federal funds from being used to pay for most abortions. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1188506-14-201920190614Poll58% Support Tariffs on Goods From China, Unchanged From Month Ago
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters favor having the United States impose new tariffs on goods imported from China. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 42% oppose ......
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1187406-12-201920190612Poll34% Say Tariff Threat Against Mexico Led to Better Deal; 35% Disagree
As with many things in our political world today, perceptions of the tariff threats and recent deal with Mexico depend upon what people expected to ......
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1185006-11-201920190611PollVoters' Definition of Junk Health Insurance Highlights Desire for Choice
Seventy-six percent (76%) of voters believe "health insurance that fails to pay for its promised coverage" should be considered "junk insurance." A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1182206-10-201920190610PollAmong Asian Voters, Democrats Have 12-Point Lead on Generic Congressional Ballot
If the election were held today, 42% of Asian voters would vote for the Democrat from their district while 30% would vote for a Republican. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1182106-10-201920190610Poll41% Pray Daily; 15% Rarely or Never
Forty-one percent (41%) of American adults pray daily. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that another 22% pray at least once a week....
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1182006-09-201920190609Poll34% Believe YouTube Will Censor Opposing Political Views; 26% Disagree; 40% Not Sure
Thirty-four percent (34%) of voters believe YouTube will likely use new content rules to censor views that it disagrees with while 26% believe it will impose the ......
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1180006-06-201920190606Poll57% Know Democrats Control House; 53% Recognize Republicans Control Senate
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters nationwide recognize that Democrats hold the majority in the House of Representatives at this time. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1179706-06-201920190606Poll67% Believe Amazon Good for U.S.; 60% Say Same About Google; 31% for Facebook
Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters believe Amazon has been good for the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey that 8% believe it has been bad for ......
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1177906-04-201920190604PollIn Fight Against Illegal Immigration, 50% Support Tariffs on Mexico; 50% Oppose
Fifty percent (50%) of voters favor placing a 5% Tariff on all goods coming into the United States from Mexico until illegal migrants stop coming to the ......
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1175505-31-201920190531Poll72% Know Pelosi is a Democrat; 53% Know McConnell is a Republican
Seventy-two percent (72%) of voters nationwide know that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is a Democrat. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 7% mistakenly believe she is ......
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1174805-30-201920190530PollWarren 41% Biden 39%; Warren 40% Sanders 37%
In head-to-head match-ups, there are no clear frontrunners in the race for the Democratic Presidential nomination.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey asked who Democratic voters ......
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1171705-30-201920190530Poll11% Want No Constitutional Limits on Laws Congress and the President Can Pass
Eleven percent (11%) of voters believe there should be no Constitutional limits on the types of laws that Congress and the president can pass. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1141705-30-201920190530Poll90% of GOP Voters Expect Trump to Be Their 2020 Nominee
Ninety percent (90%) of Republican voters and Republican leaning Independents think President Trump is likely to be their party's nominee in 2020. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1171605-29-201920190529Poll71% Believe Socialism Means More Decisions Made By Gov't; Capitalism Means More Individual Choice
Seventy-one percent (71%) of voters nationwide agree that Socialism means more decisions are made by the government while Capitalism means more decisions are made by each ......
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1171205-29-201920190529Poll64% Prefer Checks and Balances Over An Efficient and Responsive Government
Sixty-four percent (64%) of voters nationwide prefer a government with a system of checks and balances to protect individual freedom rather than a government that is ......
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1171405-28-201920190528Poll70% Favor Strict Punishment for Companies Hiring Illegal Immigrants, 63% Favor Sending Military to Border
Voters support a wide range of actions to stem the tide of illegal immigration.At the top of the list: 70% favor strict punishment for companies ......
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1170905-28-201920190528Poll60% Fear Power of Federal Government More Than Power of Large Corporations
Sixty percent (60%) of voters nationwide believe that the power of the federal government is a bigger threat to the United States than the power of ......
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1171005-27-201920190527Poll61% Want Regulations Set By State and Local Governments, Not Feds
When regulations are needed, 61% of voters nationwide believe they should be set by state (39%) or local governments (22%). A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 39% believe ......
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1170805-26-201920190526Poll27% Prefer Single National Government Over Federal System of Local, State & National Governments
The United States has a complex mix of federal, state, and local governments. Twenty-seven percent (27%) of voters believe it would be better if we simply ......
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1170605-25-201920190525Poll35% Believe Third Party Would Be Good for U.S.; 16% Say Bad
Thirty-five percent (35%) of voters nationwide believe America would be better off with a major third political party. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 16% believe ......
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1169005-24-201920190524Poll39% Want House to Launch Formal Impeachment Hearings
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of voters nationwide think the House of Representatives should formally launch an impeachment hearing against President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1168305-24-201920190524Poll49% Consider Memorial Day One of Our Most Important Holidays
Forty-nine percent (49%) of American adults consider Memorial Day to be one of our nation's most important holidays.  A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that ......
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1168705-23-201920190523Poll50% Believe Sr. Gov't Officials Trying to Undermine the President; 31% Disagree
Fifty percent (50%) of voters believe senior government officials are inappropriately trying to undermine President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 31% disagree and 19% are not ......
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1168105-23-201920190523Poll71% Consider Memorial Day The Unofficial Start of Summer
Seventy-one percent (71%) of American adults consider Memorial Day to be the unofficial start of summer. That perspective is highest in the Northeast (80%) ......
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1168005-23-201920190523Poll68% Confident in 2020 Vote Count; 84% Want People to Show Photo ID Before Voting
In the 2020 presidential election, 68% of voters are confident that the votes will be counted correctly and that the legitimate winner will be declared. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1167905-23-201920190523Poll44% Believe Democratic Officials Encourage Illegal Voting; 33% Think GOP Engages in Vote Suppression
Forty-four percent (44%) of voters nationwide believe Democratic officials actively encourage non-citizens to vote. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 29% disagree and 27% are not sure.......
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1165605-22-201920190522PollDemocrats Evenly Divided on Banning Private Health Insurance Companies
Forty percent (40%) of Democratic voters at least somewhat favor a proposal to ban private health insurance companies. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that requiring everybody ......
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1162705-22-201920190522Poll32% See North Korea As Biggest Threat to National Security; 29% Say Russia; 20% China
Given a list of five countries to choose from 32% of voters named North Korea as the greatest threat to the National Security of the United ......
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1164505-21-201920190521Poll64% Think FBI Knew The Dossier Was Unreliable When They Applied for Search Warrant Against Trump Campaign
Sixty-four percent (64%) of voters believe the FBI knew a controversial dossier was unreliable when they used it to obtain a search warrant against President Trump's 2016 ......
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1164205-21-201920190521PollVoters Reject Extremes in Abortion Debate, Remain Evenly Divided Overall
A new survey highlights the extent to which voters reject extreme positions in the abortion debate... extreme positions promoted by advocates on both sides of ......
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1163205-21-201920190521Poll43% Would Take Trip To Moon If They Could
If they had the chance, 43% of voters nationwide would go into space, land on the moon, and return to earth. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found ......
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1162905-20-201920190520Poll37% Think NASA Will Get to the Moon Before Private Companies; 36% Think Private Companies Will Win The Race
In what may be the start of a new space race, NASA has announced ......
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1162605-19-201920190519PollMost Voters Lack Confidence in Government to Deal with Climate Change, Deficits
Most voters are at least somewhat confident in the federal government's ability to protect the nation from Terrorism, Cybersecurity Threats, Foreign Military Powers, Illegal Immigration, ......
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1161505-18-201920190518Poll69% Concerned About Federal Government Spying On Individual Americans
Sixty-nine percent (69%) are concerned that the federal government is spying on individual Americans. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 31% are not concerned.On a ......
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1161305-17-201920190517PollTerrorism, Cyber Security Seen As Top National Security Threats
Sixty-five percent (65%) of voters consider Terrorism as a Very Serious threat to the national security of the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1159205-15-201920190515Poll58% Favor New Tariffs on China; 63% Believe Chinese Using Trade to Take Advantage of Us
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters favor having the United States impose new tariffs on goods imported from China. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 42% oppose ......
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1158905-15-201920190515Poll63% Believe Minimum Wage Should Be Set By State or Local Governments
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters believe that the minimum wage should be set by state (41%) or local (22%) governments. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that just 37% believe ......
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913705-15-201920190515Poll78% Consider Online Medical Sites Reliable
Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters nationwide believe online medical information is at least somewhat reliable. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 13% who think ......
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1158805-15-201920190515Poll29% Would Feel Safe in Self-Driving Car Today
Twenty-nine percent (29%) of American adults would feel safe riding in a self-driving car today. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 38% of men ......
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957405-14-201920190514Poll49% Support Birthright Citizenship; 32% Believe Mother Should Be Allowed to Stay in U.S.
Forty-nine percent (49%) of voters nationwide believe that a child born in the United States to an illegal immigrant should be considered a U.S. citizen. ......
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1155705-14-201920190514PollBiden One of Top Three Picks for 66% of Dems; Sanders for 51%
Sixty-six percent (66%) of Democratic voters and Democratic leaning Independents rate former Vice President Joe Biden as one of their top three picks in the race ......
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1155305-13-201920190513Poll85% of Dem Voters Would Be Satisfied With Biden; More Than 70% With Sanders, Harris or Warren
Eighty-five percent (85%) of Democratic voters and Democratic leaning Independents would be excited or satisfied with former Vice President Joe Biden as the party's presidential nominee. ......
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1154605-12-201920190512Poll57% Say United States One of Best Countries for Women; 11% Consider It One of the Worst
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters believe that the ......
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1153605-12-201920190512PollJust 12% Have Favorable Opinion Of Socialism As Economic Ideology
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of voters have at least a Somewhat Favorable opinion of Socialism. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that more than two-thirds of ......
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1154405-11-201920190511Poll51% Want More Political Discussion... With People Who Share Their Views
In social settings, 49% of voters say they get caught up in too many political discussions. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 51% disagree and believe they ......
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1153505-10-201920190510Poll63% Consider Socialism A Threat To America's Founding Ideals
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters consider Socialism a threat to America’s founding ideals of freedom, equality, and self-governance. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 58% ......
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1153305-10-201920190510Poll78% See Social Security As Retirement Program Workers Pay Into; 22% Say It's A Government Program
Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters believe Social Security is a retirement program that workers pay into during their working years and receive promised payments back during ......
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1152605-09-201920190509Poll42% Have Either Owned A Small Business Or Would Like to Do So
Twenty-two percent (22%) of American adults are either small business owners or have been at some point in their life. A Job Creators Network/ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1152305-09-201920190509PollIron Man Favorite Avenger for 21%; Captain America Second at 17%
Sixty-three percent (63%) of those who watched the Avengers Endgame movie plan to see it again.  A...
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1150805-08-201920190508Poll54% Say American Society Fair and Decent; 46% Say Unfair and Discriminatory
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters nationwide believe that American society is generally fair and decent. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 46% take the opposite view and ......
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1149705-07-201920190507Poll57% of Democrats Believe President Trump Guilty of Treason
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of Democrats believe that, in his relations with the Russian government, President Trump is guilty of treason. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1147905-06-201920190506Poll79% Say Success in Life Determined Primarily By Choices You Make
Seventy-nine percent (79%) of voters believe that overall success in life is determined by the decisions each individual makes. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 12% ......
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1146805-05-201920190505Poll60% Not Convinced Economic Benefits of College Can Justify the Costs
Sixty-one percent (61%) of voters recognize that college graduates generally earn more than those without a degree. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that figure jumps ......
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1148005-05-201920190505Poll57% Think New Technologies Likely to Solve Major Climate Change Problems
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters consider it likely that the development of new technologies will solve the major problems associated with climate change and global warming. ......
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1146605-03-201920190503Poll55% Consider Opioid Abuse to Be A Crisis in US
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters nationwide consider Opioid Abuse to be a crisis in the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that another 32% consider it ......
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1146305-03-201920190503Poll42% Say Restaurant Workers Likely to Earn More With Tips Than $15 Wage; 29% Disagree
Forty-two percent (42%) of U.S. adults believe workers in restaurants and bars generally earn more money with a lower hourly rate and tips than than ......
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1145305-02-201920190502Poll56% See Ride Sharing Services As Good for the Economy; 7% Say They're Bad
Fifty-six percent (56%) of voters nationwide believe ride-sharing companies like Uber and Lyft are good for the U.S. economy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1145105-02-201920190502PollTrump 40% Buttigieg 29%
President Trump leads Mayor Pete Buttigieg in a hypothetical match-up by eleven points, 40% to 29%. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 14% would vote for some ......
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1144205-01-201920190501Poll52% See Biden As Politically Liberal; 61% Say Trump's a Conservative
Fifty-two percent (52%) of voters consider Joe Biden to be politically liberal. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 15% believe the former Vice President is a ......
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1143305-01-201920190501PollMainstream and Conservative Media Both Seen As Unreliable By Plurality of Voters
Just 28% of voters consider Conservative Media outlets to be accurate and reliable. Forty-four percent (44%) consider them inaccurate and unreliable.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1143604-30-201920190430Poll61% Favor Forgiveness of Student Loan Debt
Sixty-one percent (61%) of voters at least somewhat favor the idea of forgiving student loan debt. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey finds that 38% are at least ......
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1142304-30-201920190430Poll15% Support Allowing People in Prison for Violent Crimes To Vote
Fifteen percent (15%) of voters believe that people in prison for violent crimes should be allowed to vote. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 73% disagree ......
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1140104-29-201920190429PollNational Political News Coverage Seen As Accurate As Wikipedia
American voters consider national political news to be about as accurate and reliable as Wikipedia.A ScottRasmussen.com  national survey found that 38% of voters consider ......
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1139904-28-201920190428Poll66% Believe National Political Reporters Often Get The Story Wrong
Sixty-six percent (66%) of voters believe national national political reporters often get important aspects of the story wrong. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that total includes 84% ......
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1128804-28-201920190428Poll36% Believe FBI Illegally Spied on Trump Campaign; 39% Disagree
Thirty-six percent (36%) of voters believe the FBI illegally spied on the Trump campaign during the 2016 election. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 39% disagree and 25% ......
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1138904-26-201920190426Poll62% Favor Single-Payer Health Care; 18% Favor Banning Private Insurance Companies
Sixty-two percent (62%) of voters favor a single-payer national health insurance plan where the federal government provides health insurance for everyone. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1137904-25-201920190425Poll82% Favor Providing Financial Assistance for People Who Can't Afford Health Care
Seventy percent (70%) of voters nationwide believe that it's Very Important to ensure that every American has access to quality health care. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1137004-25-201920190425Poll53% Believe Political Corruption in U.S. Is A Crisis
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters believe Political Corruption is a crisis in the United States. Another 36% believe it is a significant problem but not a crisis. ......
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1136704-24-201920190424Poll49% Believe Good Government Most Important Element for Good Society
Forty-nine percent (49%) of voters believe that having a good government is the single most important element needed for a good society. However, a ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1136604-24-201920190424Poll57% See Artificial Intelligence As Threat to Human Race
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters believe that Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) is at least somewhat of a threat to the human race. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1136504-24-201920190424Poll53% Want to Break Up Big Banks; 75% Want Restrictions on Regulators Going to Work for Banks
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters believe the nation's largest banks should be broken up. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 60% of Democrats, 53% of ......
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1135604-23-201920190423PollEconomy, Health Care, National Security Remain Top Issues
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters say that the economy is a Very Important voting issue. Health care is also considered Very Important by 73% while 72% say the ......
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1135504-23-201920190423Poll53% Fear Automation Will Lead to Mass Unemployment
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters nationwide fear that automation and robots will eliminate needed jobs and create mass unemployment. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 47% disagree ......
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1133504-22-201920190422PollConcerns About Artificial Intelligence Increasing
Voters aren't sure how Artificial Intelligence will work out, but concern appears to have increased over the past six months.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1133404-21-201920190421Poll48% Favor Sending Illegal Immigrants to Sanctuary Cities
Forty-eight percent (48%) of voters favor a proposal for sending illegal immigrants to sanctuary cities. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 52% disagree.Support for the ......
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1133204-20-201920190420PollRelease of Mueller Report Has Little Immediate Impact On Public Opinion
Following release of the redacted Mueller Report, 42% of voters nationwide believe President Trump should be impeached and removed from office. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1130004-19-201920190419Poll74% Will Celebrate Easter This Sunday; 67% Believe Jesus Rose From the Dead
Seventy-four percent (74%) of American adults will celebrate Easter this Sunday.Forty-seven percent (47%) of those celebrating will do so ......
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1131304-18-201920190418Poll28% Believe Tech Companies Should Get Permission from Gov't Before Offering Services
Twenty-eight percent (28%) of voters nationwide believe new technology companies should be required to get permission from the government before offering their services to consumers. A ......
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1029504-17-201920190417Poll50% Say Federal Government is too Powerful, 17% Say Not Powerful Enough
Fifty percent (50%) of voters believe the federal government today is too powerful. A new ScottRasmussen.com survey found that just 17% say it’s not powerful ......
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1129904-17-201920190417Poll23% Believe Transgender Athletes Should Be Allowed to Compete in Women's Sports
Twenty-three percent (23%) of voters believe a person born as a male but identifying as a female should be allowed to compete in women's competitive sports ......
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904204-17-201920190417Poll94% Support America's Commitment to Freedom, But 67% Don't Believe Fed Gov't Supports It
Perhaps no other idea unifies the American people more than freedom. Ninety-four percent (94%) of voters agree with a sentiment sometimes defined as the American Creed: ......
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1128904-16-201920190416Poll41% Believe U.S. Economic System is Fair; 45% Disagree
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide believe our nation’s economic system is fair to most Americans. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 45% disagree and ......
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1127004-16-201920190416Poll35% Believe There Is A Social Security Trust Fund
When the federal government collects taxes for Social Security and Medicare, 35% of voters mistakenly believe those taxes are set aside in a separate trust fund. ......
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1126604-15-201920190415Poll41% Believe They Pay More Than Their Fair Share of Taxes
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters believe they pay more than their fair share of taxes while only 5% believe they pay less than their fair share.  A ......
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1126304-15-201920190415Poll63% Believe There Are Only Two Genders; 37% Disagree
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters believe there are only two genders, male and female. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 37% disagree and think gender is ......
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1126504-13-201920190413Poll83% Believe Lifestyle Choices Have Bigger Impact on Health Than Medical Care
Sixty-one percent (61%) of voters nationwide believe that apps and devices monitoring health, fitness, and diet lead to improved health. That's up five points since last...
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1123904-12-201920190412PollSmall Business Employers Upbeat About Economy
Americans who run small businesses that employ 1-20 people are very upbeat about the state of the economy. Data from a special Job Creators ......
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1125104-11-201920190411Poll84% Would Take Less Pay For Job They Enjoy or Believe In
In evaluating any job offer, there's more involved than just the paycheck.A ScottRasmussen.com national poll found that 84% of voters would take a bit ......
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1123704-10-201920190410PollBaby Bonds Proposal Gets Mixed Reviews, Most Have Never Heard of It
Most voters (51%) have never heard of a proposal by Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) to create Opportunity Accounts for every child born in the United States. ......
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1120404-09-201920190409Poll44% Say Cutting Gov't Spending Better for Economy Than Tax Cuts; 34% Prefer Tax Cuts
Forty-four percent (44%) of voters believe that cutting government spending is better for the economy than cutting taxes. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 34% disagree ......
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1120504-09-201920190409Poll30% Believe Increased Government Spending Leads to More Jobs
Thirty percent (30%) of voters believe increased government spending creates more jobs. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 18% disagree and believe it reduces the number ......
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1120204-08-201920190408PollMore People Have Heard About Green New Deal, Support Declines
In January, as talk of a "Green New Deal" was firing up progressives, just 61% of voters had heard ......
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1119804-08-201920190408Poll20% Support Paying Reparations for Slavery; 63% Oppose
Twenty percent (20%) of voters nationwide favor having the U.S. government pay cash reparations for descendants of former slaves. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1106104-07-201920190407PollTrump Leads Gillibrand, Klobuchar by 7; Buttigieg by 9; Yang by 12
President Trump holds single digit leads over a number of lesser known Democratic challengers. When paired against Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a ScottRasmussen.com poll found ......
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1118704-04-201920190404PollFetal Heartbeat Laws Get Mixed Reviews
When told that a fetal heartbeat can be detected as early as six weeks into a pregnancy, 56% of voters favor a proposal that would make ......
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1117404-04-201920190404PollChildren, Being An American Top List of Ways People Identify Themselves
Given a list of 14 items that people might use to define their self-identification, 47% of voters selected their children as one of the top three. A ......
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1116304-03-201920190403Poll11% Believe It Is Immoral to Have Children in Today's World
Given the state of today's world, 11% of voters believe it is immoral to have children. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 76% disagree and 13% are ......
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1116804-03-201920190403Poll43% Pick Michigan State to Win March Madness Finals
Heading into the Sweet 16 round, 66% of March Madness fans expected the championship to be won by Duke, ......
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1116104-02-201920190402Poll64% Of GOP Voters Want Trump as Party Nominee in 2020
Sixty-four percent (64%) of Republican voters want Donald Trump to be the party's nominee in 2020. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 26% disagree and would prefer ......
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1114004-01-201920190401Poll73% Consider Antisemitism To Be Serious Problem
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters nationwide consider Antisemitism to be a serious problem in the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 27% disagree.Sixty-seven percent (67%) ......
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1113503-31-201920190331Poll59% Say U.S. Political Leaders Do Not Respect Voters
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of voters do not think American political leaders respect American voters. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 34% believe they do and 7% ......
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1113203-30-201920190330PollOpinion of Muller Improves Among Republicans
Forty-four percent (44%) of voters nationwide now have a favorable opinion of Special Counsel Robert Mueller. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 25% offer an unfavorable opinion ......
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1113003-30-201920190330Poll29% Of Independents Now Favor Impeachment; 50% Oppose
Just 29% of Independent voters now believe that President Trump should be impeached and removed from office. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 50% disagree and 22% ......
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1112303-29-201920190329Poll37% Believe Obamacare Unconstitutional; 41% Disagree
Americans remain deeply divided over Obamacare but have some clear ideas on what should be done if that law is overturned by the Supreme Court.......
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1111603-29-201920190329Poll55% Prefer Declaration of Independence; 45% the Constitution
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters believe the purpose of government is best defined by the Declaration of Independence--"To protect citizen’s unalienable right to life, ......
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1111103-29-201920190329Poll52% See Travel and Tutors Seen As Better Than Traditional College Education
Competition comes from many directions and often catches established institutions off-guard. A recent example of this phenomenon can ......
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1110303-29-201920190329Poll67% Want Government Experts to Respect Wishes of Voters
What should happen when a solid majority of voters support a particular policy but a policy expert writing the regulations believes the public is wrong? ......
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1108503-28-201920190328PollFreedom of Speech; Leaders Who Respect Voters Top List of Things Needed for Healthy Political System
When it comes to creating and maintaining a healthy political system, 77% of voters believe freedom of speech is Very Important. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1110003-28-201920190328Poll34% Believe Federal Regulations Help Consumers; 34% Believe They Hurt
Thirty-four percent (34%) of voters believe that federal regulations on businesses generally help consumers. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that another 34% believe such regulations hurt ......
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1109803-27-201920190327Poll37% Now Expect Duke to Win... 12% Say UNC
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of people following the March Madness basketball tournament expect Duke to take home the championship this year. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 12% ......
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1108603-27-201920190327Poll27% Believe Federal Government Primarily Serves Interests of the American People
Sixty percent (60%) of voters believe that the federal government today primarily looks out for its own interests. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 27% ......
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1107903-27-201920190327PollReducing Costs? Ensuring Access? Public Split on Top Health Care Priorities
When it comes to reforming health care, voters believe reducing the cost of care and ensuring that everyone has ......
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1107603-27-201920190327Poll64% Say New Technology Good For Education, but 68% Say High Schools Are Worse Than Before
Sixty-four percent (64%) of voters believe new technology has been good for education while just 18% believe it has been bad. At the same time, a ScottRasmussen.......
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1108403-27-201920190327Poll52% Believe Big Time College Athletes Should Be Paid
Fifty-two percent (52%) of voters believe that college athletes who play for major revenue generating sports programs be paid. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 32% ......
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1106703-26-201920190326Poll42% Say America Places Too Much Emphasis on Book Learning; 34% Disagree
Forty-two percent (42%) of voters believe the United States places too much emphasis on book learning and not enough on street smarts. A ScottRasmussen.com poll ......
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1106503-26-201920190326Poll55% Favor Elimination of Electoral College
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters favor eliminating the Electoral College and electing the president directly with a popular vote. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 45% are ......
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1106903-25-201920190325PollFor First Time, Plurality Opposed to Impeachment
Forty-two percent (42%) of voters believe that President Trump should be impeached and removed from office. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 47% disagree while 11% are not ......
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1104303-25-201920190325Poll52% Say Facebook May Go Out of Business Within 25 Years
Over the next 25 years, 87% of voters believe Facebook will have to deal with significant competition that challenges its dominance. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1105903-24-201920190324Poll61% Say Elite College Admissions Process is Corrupt
Sixty-one percent (61%) believe that the admissions process at elite colleges and universities is corrupt. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that just 9% disagree and 30% are not ......
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1105603-24-201920190324Poll17% Have Bet $100 or More on Sports Event
One-out-of-every six voters (17%) has bet $100 or more on a single sports event. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 26% of men and 8% of ......
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1104203-22-201920190322PollAmericans Agree – Not Everyone Needs a Four-Year Degree
Across the political spectrum, Americans want teachers, counselors, and parents to put more emphasis on alternative career paths.Higher education has come to ......
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1101303-19-201920190319PollVoters Support Fundamental Reforms in College Admissions and College Life
For better or worse, the federal government has tremendous power over American colleges and universities. All but a handful of schools accept federal funding in ......
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1101103-19-201920190319Poll19% Will Definitely Vote for Trump; 46% Will Definitely Vote Against
Nineteen percent (19%) of voters nationwide will definitely vote to re-elect President Trump in 2020. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that 46% are that committed to ......
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1100303-19-201920190319PollIf Trump Wins, 61% Say Violence from Progressive Activists is Likely
If Donald Trump wins re-election in 2020, 61% of voters nationwide think it is likely that progressive activists will respond with violence. A ScottRasmussen.com survey also ......
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1099103-18-201920190318Poll40% of Democrats Say It's Not Possible to Like And Respect Supporter of President Trump
Forty percent (40%) of Democrats say it is not possible to like and respect someone who supports President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that view ......
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1099003-17-201920190317Poll21% Have Had Home Broken Into
At some point in their lives, 21% of American adults report that someone has broken into their home. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that this ......
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1098903-17-201920190317PollFree College Education, Universal Basic Income, Seen as Socialist Programs
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters believe that free college education for all is a socialist program. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 20% disagree and 22% are ......
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1098803-16-201920190316Poll76% Say Colleges Knew of Scam; 90% Say It's Nothing New
Seventy-six percent (76%) of voters nationwide say it's likely colleges knew that some of the students they accepted got in because someone else fraudulently took their ......
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1097803-15-201920190315Poll18% Believe More Gov't Spending Helps the Economy; 58% Say It Hurts
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide believe increasing government spending hurts the economy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 18% believe it helps. Seven percent (7%) ......
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1096203-14-201920190314PollTrump Job Approval in New Hampshire: 42%
Forty-two percent (42%) of New Hampshire voters approve of the way Donald Trump is performing his job as president (see ......
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1096003-14-201920190314Poll69% Favor Law Requiring Medical Care for Baby Who Survives Abortion
If a live birth occurs during an abortion procedure, 69% of voters believe the doctors involved should be required to care for the child and make ......
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1091303-14-201920190314Poll63% Favor Convention of the States to Recommend Constitutional Amendments
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters at least somewhat favor a proposal to call a Convention of the States as authorized by Article V of the U.......
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1093903-13-201920190313Poll24% Believe Dramatic Increases in Government Spending Needed to Fight Climate Change
To solve the major problems associated with global warming, 37% of voters believe it is necessary to eliminate the use of oil, natural gas, and other ......
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1091203-13-201920190313Poll55% See Federal Government As Threat to Individual Freedom
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters nationwide see the federal government as a threat to individual freedom. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 21% disagree and 24% are not ......
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1093703-12-201920190312PollFew Recognize Tech Advances of Health Care Apps
Forty percent (40%) of voters nationwide believe it will take more than five years before smartphones and apps will allow people to monitor the health of ......
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1091003-12-201920190312PollAOC Better Known By Republicans Than Democrats or Independents
When asked their opinion of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 37% of voters offer a positive response and 31% a negative view. Thirty-two percent (32%) have either never heard of her ......
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1091103-12-201920190312Poll77% Believe Political System Badly Broken, But Most Think America's Best Days Are Still to Come
Seventy-seven percent (77%) of voters believe that America’s political system is badly broken. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey also found that 57% believe that America's ......
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1091703-12-201920190312PollBiden 27%; Sanders 19%, Harris 8%
An early survey of 740 Registered Democrats shows former Vice President Joe Biden attracting 27% of the primary vote to lead the pack. The ScottRasmussen.com polls ......
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1090903-11-201920190311Poll54% Think Students Benefit From Full-Time Work Before College
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe most students would benefit from working a full-time job for a couple of years before attending college. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1090503-11-201920190311Poll13% Say It's Impossible to Like and Respect Someone With Fundamentally Different Political View
Seventy-one percent (71%) believe it is possible to like and respect someone with fundamentally different political views. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 13% disagree and 15% ......
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1090303-11-201920190311PollMid-Atlantic States Hottest for Socialism; Followed by Pacific States
The Middle-Atlantic states of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania are more favorably inclined to support Socialism than any other region in the country. An ......
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1089203-08-201920190308Poll75% Believe US Commitment to Individual Freedom Means Commitment to Free Market Economics
Seventy-five percent (75%) of voters nationwide believe that, in  practical terms, America’s commitment to individual freedom means a commitment to free market economics. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1089003-08-201920190308Poll63% Favor Having U.S. Military Defend Southern Border
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters favor having the U.S. military defend the southern border of the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 37% ......
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1088803-08-201920190308PollMueller Viewed Favorably by 39%; Cohen by 20%
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of voters see special counsel Robert Mueller favorably while 30% offer an unfavorable assessment. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that the special prosecutor ......
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1087803-07-201920190307Poll43% Consider U.S. Constitution Irrelevant in 21st Century
Forty-three percent (43%) of voters nationwide at least somewhat agree with the statement that "the Constitution made sense in the 18th century but it is irrelevant ......
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1087703-07-201920190307Poll37% Favor Creation of Space Force, 28% Oppose
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of voters nationwide favor creating a new branch of the U.S. military known as the Space Force. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found ......
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1086803-07-201920190307Poll24% Believe U.S. Would Be Better Off With Single National Government
The United States was designed to have a complex mix of federal, state, and local governments. However, 24% of voters believe  it be better to simply ......
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1086703-06-201920190306Poll44% See Large Corporations As Bigger Threat Than Power of Federal Government
Forty-four percent (44%) of voters nationwide see the power of large corporations as a bigger threat to the United States than the power of the federal ......
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1086603-06-201920190306Poll42% Favor Expanding the Size of the Supreme Court
Forty-two percent (42%) of voters favor expanding the size of the Supreme Court. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 58% are opposed.When told that some progressive ......
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1085803-05-201920190305Poll63% Know Dems Control House; 58% Know GOP Controls Senate
New data provides a dramatic example of how politics matters much less to most Americans than the nation's political leaders want to believe.Just 63% of ......
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1085503-05-201920190305Poll81% Favor Congressional Term Limits
Some things never change. Eighty-one percent (81%) of voters nationwide favor term limits for Members of Congress. That's little changed from 78% last...
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1085303-05-201920190305Poll41% Support Trump on National Emergency; 48% Support Compromise
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide at least somewhat favor President Trump's decision to declare a national emergency and build a wall along the southern border ......
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1082903-04-201920190304Poll62% Believe That Limiting Government is Needed to Expand Freedom
Sixty-two percent (62%) of voters nationwide believe that expanding individual freedom requires placing limits on government. A Scott Rasmussen.com survey found that just 12% disagree and 26% ......
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1082803-04-201920190304Poll54% Favor Limited Government Over Majority Rule
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe that it is more important to place some general limits on what the government can do rather than ensuring that ......
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1081703-01-201920190301Poll50% Believe Our Rights and Freedoms Come From Government
Fifty percent (50%) of voters nationwide believe that the rights we enjoy as Americans were given to us by the government and the Constitution. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1080903-01-201920190301Poll52% Believe Federal Government Has Too Much Influence On Education; 25% Say Too Little
Fifty-two percent (52%) of voters nationwide believe that the federal government has too much influence over elementary, middle and high school education. A ScottRasmussen.com survey ......
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1080602-28-201920190228PollFew Surprised By Collapse of North Korea Talks
Heading into the U.S.--North Korean summit, just 8% of voters believed  a deal would be reached for the U.S. to lift economic sanctions ......
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1079102-27-201920190227PollIn Iowa, Trump Job Approval at 44%
Forty-four percent (44%) of Iowa voters approve of Donald Trump's performance as president. Considering that he won the state with 51% of the vote in 2016, this low ......
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1078302-27-201920190227Poll47% Believe President Trump Should Be Impeached
Forty-seven percent (47%) of voters believe President Trump should be impeached and removed from office. That's up three points since ......
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1077502-27-201920190227Poll32% See Venezuela as Socialist; 31% Say Same of Cuba
Thirty-two percent (32%) say Venezuela could reasonably be described as a socialist country. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 31% said the same of Cuba and 30% ......
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1075802-26-201920190226Poll45% Believe Socialism Caused Venezuelan Crisis; 12% Disagree
Forty-five percent (45%) of U.S. voters believe the economic crisis in Venezuela was caused by the government's implementation of socialism and socialist policies. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1075102-26-201920190226PollFAA The Most Popular Gov't Agency; IRS The Most Unpopular
Sixty percent (60%) of voters have a favorable opinion of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that just 13% have an unfavorable rating ......
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1074802-26-201920190226Poll76% Say If We Followed Every Regulation, Nothing Would Get Done
If every American actually tried to follow every single federal regulation, 76% of voters believe they would spend all their time with paperwork and nothing would ......
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1075202-26-201920190226Poll61% Support Wage Subsidy for Low-Income Workers
Sixty-one percent (61%) of voters support a proposal to provide low-income workers with a wage subsidy. The government would provide a modest amount of extra income ......
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1075602-25-201920190225Poll41% Have Favorable Opinion of Conservatives; 35% of Liberals
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide have a favorable opinion of political conservatives. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 34% have an unfavorable opinion for a net ......
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1074702-25-201920190225Poll67% Believe Regulators & Businesses Create Rules That Are Harmful to Consumers
Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters agree with the general notion that federal regulations are needed to ensure that companies treat their customers fairly. However, a ScottRasmussen.......
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1074302-25-201920190225PollAmericans Dramatically Overestimate Number Living in Chronic Poverty
A recent broadcast report noted that millions of Americans don’t ......
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1074202-24-201920190224Poll53% Know There Are More Representatives Than Senators
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters know that there are more members of the House of Representatives than U.S. Senators. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 14% ......
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1074102-23-201920190223Poll51% Believe People Would Use Guaranteed Income for Drugs and Alcohol
If the government provided $1,000 a month to every American, 51% of voters believe a significant number of people use that money for drugs and alcohol. A ......
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1073402-22-201920190222Poll55% Say Inequality Doesn't Matter If Everyone Has a Fair Chance to Get Ahead
If everybody has a fair chance to get ahead, 55% of voters say income inequality doesn’t really matter all that much. A ScottRasmussen.com survey ......
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1073302-22-201920190222Poll60% Believe State or Local Governments Should Set Minimum Wage
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters favor increasing the minimum wage. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that most (76%) believe the minimum should be somewhere  between $10 and $15 per ......
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1073202-22-201920190222Poll74% Favor Paid Maternity Leave; 58% Support Paid Paternity Leave
Seventy-four percent (74%) of voters nationwide favor requiring companies to offer maternity leave to their female employees. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 58% also favor a ......
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1070002-20-201920190220PollMost Want Consensus Before Gov't Acts; But Most Think Gov't Waits Too Long to Act
If a narrow majority of voters supports a major new program involving significant new government regulations and spending 32% of voters believe the government should act ......
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1068802-20-201920190220Poll26% Believe Successful Companies Make Money By Cheating Customers
Twenty-six percent (26%) of voters nationwide believe most successful U.S. companies make money by cheating their customers. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 74% believe successful ......
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1068302-19-201920190219Poll65% Want Amazon To Build In Their Community
Sixty-five percent (65%) of voters would like to welcome Amazon's second headquarters facility to their community. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that just 16% dislike the idea ......
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1068202-19-201920190219Poll39% Believe President Trump's Declaration of National Emergency Violates Constitution; 33% Disagree
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of voters nationwide believe President Trump's declaration of a national emergency over illegal immigration is a violation of the United States Constitution. A ......
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1068102-19-201920190219Poll68% Believe Court Order Should Be Required Before Tech Companies Turn Over Tracking Data To Gov't
If a government agency wants someone's tracking data, 32% of voters nationwide believe tech companies like Google should simply turn the information over upon request. However, ......
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1068002-19-201920190219PollJust 24% Believe Genuine Privacy Possible in Digital Era
Just 24% of voters nationwide believe it is possible for Americans to have any sense of genuine privacy in the digital era. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1067802-18-201920190218Poll45% Favor Trump National Emergency Declaration
Forty-five percent (45%) of voters favor President Trump's decision to declare a national emergency and build a wall along the southern border of the United States. ......
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1067602-18-201920190218Poll25% Say Illegal Immigration Most Serious Threat Facing United States Today
A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that 25% see illegal immigration as the most serious threat facing the United States right now. Sixty-two percent (62%) disagree ......
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1065702-18-201920190218Poll90% Have Favorable Opinion of Lincoln; 88% of Washington
As the nation celebrates President’s Day, 90% of Americans have a favorable opinion of the nation’s 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. ...
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1067402-16-201920190216PollJust 28% Following News About Green New Deal; 32% Have Never Heard of It
Just 28% of voters are following news stories about the Green New Deal even somewhat closely. Only 9% are following it Very Closely. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1065602-15-201920190215Poll19% Believe Those Living In Poverty Are Lazy; 83% Believe Mentoring is Needed
Just 19% of voters nationwide believe those living in chronic poverty are simply lazy. Instead, American voters appear to have a recognition that larger factors are ......
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1065502-15-201920190215Poll38% Have Friends/Family Constantly Struggling to Make Ends Meet
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide have close friends or relatives who lived for years without enough income to provide for the basic necessities of life. ......
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1065402-15-201920190215Poll20% Favor Replacing Air Travel With High Speed Rail System
Twenty percent (20%) of voters favor having the federal government replace airplane travel with a nationwide high-speed rail system. A ScottRasmussen.com poll found that 51% disagree ......
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1065002-14-201920190214PollDemocrats Trusted More on Health Care, Republicans on Economy
A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that health care remains the top issue for American voters, and voters trust Democrats on that issue more ......
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1064902-14-201920190214Poll66% Favor Agreement Avoiding Government Shutdown
The high-stakes negotiations to avoid another partial government shutdown has attracted relatively little interest among the public at large. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1065102-14-201920190214Poll31% Will Enjoy Valentine's Dinner With Someone Special
Thirty-one percent (31%) of Americans will go out for a Valentine's dinner this year. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that total includes 38% of men and just 25% ......
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1063702-13-201920190213Poll77% of Democrats Would Oppose Candidate Who Supported Border Wall; 59% Would Support Open Borders Candidate
As Democrats begin the process of selecting a nominee to challenge President Trump in 2020, 77% of the party's voters would be likely to oppose a candidate ......
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1063502-13-201920190213Poll60% Believe Socialism Represents Threat to American Ideals
Sixty percent (60%) of voters nationwide believe that Socialism represents a threat to America’s founding ideals of freedom, equality, and self-governance. A ScottRasmussen.com survey ......
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1063402-13-201920190213PollTo Fund New Government Programs, 72% Want Feds to Cut Other Spending
If the federal government wants to launch an important but expensive new program, 72% of voters believe it should be paid for by cutting other government ......
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1062202-12-201920190212Poll56% of Democrats Expect Their Party Nominee to Be Under 70; 33% Expect a Woman
As the race for the Democratic presidential nomination gets underway, 56% of Democrats believe it is Very Likely that their party will nominate someone under 70 to ......
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1060102-12-201920190212Poll82% Have Favorable View of Jefferson, 66% for Hamilton
More than 220 years after their bitter rivalry paved the way for the first partisan political parties in the United States, a new ScottRasmusen.com poll ......
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1060302-11-201920190211Poll18% Support Giving Washington Sweeping New Powers to Combat Climate Change
Just 18% of voters nationwide believe the threat of climate change makes it necessary to give the federal government sweeping new powers to control the economy. ......
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1060202-10-201920190210Poll24% Believe Climate Change is Most Serious Threat to the Nation
Seventy-eight percent (78%) believe climate change or global warming is a serious problem and 48% describe it as a very serious problem. Half the survey participants were ......
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1059402-08-201920190208Poll35% Think Agreement to Avoid Another Shutdown Is Likely
Immediately following the president's State of the Union Address, 38% believed it was likely a new agreement could be reached ......
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1059302-08-201920190208Poll82% Believe Top Federal Regulators Use Position to Impose Their Own Agenda on Nation
Eighty-two percent (82%) of voters agree that the top leaders of federal regulatory agencies often use their position to pursue their own personal agenda and impose ......
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1059202-08-201920190208Poll15% Believe Abortion Should be Legal at Any Point of Pregnancy
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows that just 15% of Americans say abortion should be legal at any point of a pregnancy, 48% say it ......
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1056202-08-201920190208Poll8% Believe Members of Congress Are Underpaid
Eight percent (8%) of voters believe Members of Congress are paid too little. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 69% believe they are paid too much and 23% ......
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1058202-07-201920190207Poll28% of Florida Voters Rate Health Care System As Good or Excellent
Twenty-eight percent (28%) of Florida voters rate the U.S. health care system as good or excellent. A ScottRasmussen.com public opinion survey found that 33% rate ......
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1057402-07-201920190207PollMore Americans Recognizing Bill of Rights' Freedoms as Essential
A growing percentage of Americans identify the core freedoms confirmed in the Constitution’s Bill of Rights as “absolutely essential.”A new national survey by ......
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1057502-06-201920190206PollFlorida Voters Upbeat About Economy
Fifty-four percent (54%) of Florida voters rate the U.S. economy as good or excellent. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 32% rate the economy as just ......
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1056702-06-201920190206Poll79% Think It's Likely Trump Will Declare Emergency, Build Wall
If Democrats don't provide funding for a border wall, 79% of voters nationwide believe it's at least somewhat likely that President Trump will declare an emergency ......
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1056002-06-201920190206Poll53% Believe Race Relations Getting Worse; Big Divide on Who Faces the Most Discrimination
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters believe race relations in America are getting worse these days. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 26% believe things are ......
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1055802-06-201920190206PollPelosi's Numbers Still Improving
During her first month back as Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi's national ratings continued to improve.  The Democratic leader is now viewed favorably by 39% ......
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1055702-05-201920190205Poll35% Believe Colleges Expect Too Little From Students; 24% Say Too Much
Thirty-five percent (35%) of voters nationwide believe that colleges and universities expect too little of their students. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 24% believe they expect ......
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1055002-05-201920190205Poll23% Believe Their Own Representative in Congress is Best Person for the Job
One of the great myths in official Washington is that voters hate Congress but love their own representative in Congress. However, a ......
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1050502-05-201920190205Poll86% Say America As Melting Pot Culture is Good or Great; 5% Say Hateful
Eighty-six percent  (86%) of Registered Voters believe the idea of America as a melting pot is a good (48%) or great (38%) idea. Described as a concept where ......
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1052102-05-201920190205Poll46% Believe Trump Likely to Be Re-Elected
Forty-six percent (46%) of voters nationwide believe President Trump is likely to be re-elected in 2020. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 54% disagree and believe he ......
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1050302-05-201920190205Poll95% Believe It's Important For Immigrants To Learn English
Ninety-five percent (95%) of voters nationwide believe it is at least somewhat important for all Americans to speak English, at least as a second language. A ......
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1052002-04-201920190204PollTrump Job Approval in Florida at 43%
President Trump's overall approval rating in Florida is 43%, roughly the same as his national numbers. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1051702-04-201920190204Poll60% Know State of the Union Address Coming This Week
Sixty percent (60%) of voters nationwide know that the State of the Union Address is coming "in the next few days." A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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1050202-04-201920190204PollShould Immigrants Assimilate or Retain Culture? 82% Say Both
When immigrants move permanently to the United States, 82% of voters believe they should both assimilate and become part of American culture while retaining their own ......
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1050602-03-201920190203Poll57% See Border Security as Top Priority for Comprehensive Immigration Reform
Seventy-two percent (72%) of voters favor comprehensive immigration reform to secure our borders and resolve the status of illegal immigrants already living in the country. A ......
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1050102-02-201920190202Poll62% See US Culture As Blend Of Many Varied & Separate Cultures; 22% Say It's White Culture
Sixty-two percent (62%) of voters nationwide believe that American culture is a unique culture that has been created and shaped by blending many varied and separate ......
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1049202-01-201920190201Poll78% Say Colleges Must Teach Decent Job Skills; 20% Think They Do It Very Well
Seventy-eight (78%) of Americans say it’s very important for America’s colleges and universities to teach students the skills needed to get a decent job. ......
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1045502-01-201920190201Poll11% Believe Government Employees More Ethical Than Private Sector Workers; 44% Say The Opposite
Eleven percent (11%) of voters nationwide believe that government employees are more ethical than private sector workers. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 44% hold the ......
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1048102-01-201920190201Poll13% Believe Governing Is the Responsibility of Government Alone
Thirteen percent (13%) of voters believe that governing is the responsibility of government alone. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 87% disagree and believe every relationship ......
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1048201-31-201920190131Poll38% Think It's Likely Agreement Will Be Reached In Time To Avoid Another Shutdown
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide believe it's at least somewhat likely that an agreement will be reached in time to avoid another government shutdown. That's ......
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1045101-31-201920190131Poll78% Reject Idea of Splitting USA
Nine percent (9%) of voters nationwide believe it would make sense for the United States to be split into two or three separate countries. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1047101-30-201920190130Poll55% Might Vote for 3rd Party Presidential Candidate; 40% Believe 3rd Party Could Win
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters nationwide would be at least somewhat likely to vote for a third-party presidential candidate in 2020. That figure includes 17% who would be ......
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1046801-30-201920190130Poll17% of Voters Want to Ban Private Insurance Companies
If the United States had a national health-insurance plan, 83% of voters believe that Americans should have a choice between buying their insurance from the government ......
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1045301-30-201920190130Poll53% Want Super Bowl Ads Free of Politics and Social Commentary
For many Americans, Super Bowl commercials are more interesting than the game. Most are hoping to watch entertaining videos rather than be subjected to more ......
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1045601-30-201920190130Poll73% Believe Freedom More Important Than Democracy
Seventy-three percent (73%) of American voters believe that freedom is more important than democracy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 27% take the opposite view and ......
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1044901-30-201920190130Poll87% Believe Corruption Widespread in Federal Government
Eighty-seven percent (87%) of voters nationwide believe that corruption is widespread in the federal government. In fact, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 46% believe it ......
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1044401-29-201920190129PollLiberals Say Covington Kids Acted Inappropriately; Conservatives Say The Media Did
Seventy-four percent (74%) of liberal voters believe that the Covington High School students behaved inappropriately during an encounter with a native American elder last week. However, ......
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1044301-29-201920190129Poll41% Believe National Media Carefully Report Facts
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide believe the national news media are likely to carefully report the facts of an incident. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1044201-29-201920190129Poll59% Have Significant Interactions with Close Friends at Least Once a Week
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows Americans meaningfully interact much more often with their close friends, co-workers, neighbors, and local small business owners ......
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1041701-29-201920190129PollUK, Canada Seen As Top U.S. Allies; N. Korea, Iran As Top Enemies
Seventy-nine percent (79%) of voters see both Canada and the United Kingdom (Great Britain) as allies of the United States. Just 2% see them as enemies. The ......
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1042401-28-201920190128Poll20% Feel Lonely at Least Half of the Time
Twenty percent (20%) of Americans  feel lonely at least half of the time, with 12% who say they feel that way all of most of the time.......
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1042101-28-201920190128Poll55% Say Top Budget Priority Is Keeping Gov't Open; 45% Say Funding Border Security
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters believe that doing whatever it takes to avoid another shutdown should be the top priority of budget negotiators over the next ......
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1041601-28-201920190128PollRepublicans Cite Illegal Immigration As Nation's Top National Security Threat
Forty-one percent (41%) of Republican voters believe illegal immigration is the nation's top national security threat. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that only 3% of Democrats ......
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1042001-27-201920190127Poll73% Approve of Deal to End Shutdown
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters nationwide approve of the agreement reached to end the partial shutdown of the federal government. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1041101-26-201920190126Poll37% See Robert Mueller Favorably, 33% Unfavorably
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of voters see special counsel Robert Mueller favorably while 33% offer an unfavorable assessment. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that those figures include 21% ......
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1040301-25-201920190125Poll60% Agree That Politics Should Not Play Lead Role in Governing Society
Sixty percent (60%) of voter agree that "Politics has a role to play in governing our society, but it is not the lead role." A Scott ......
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1039801-25-201920190125PollMost Americans Believe High Schools are Failing Key Objectives
Eighty-three percent (83%) of voters say it’s very important for high schools to prepare students to function as adults in society. But only 15% believe high ......
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1039401-25-201920190125Poll57% Believe Their Own Taxes Are Too High
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters believe their own taxes are too high. The Job Creators Network/ ScottRasmussen.com Weekly Pulse found that 27% believe the total amount ......
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1039201-25-201920190125Poll60% Agree That Americans Have More Power As Consumers Than Voters
Sixty percent (60%) of voters agree that Americans have more power acting as consumers than they do as voters. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that ......
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1039001-24-201920190124Poll53% Agree With Pelosi Decision on State of Union
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has notified President Trump that he will not be invited to give his State of the Union Address in the House ......
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1038801-24-201920190124Poll61% Rooting for Rams, 69% Think Patriots Will Win
Two-thirds of American adults (66%) are at least somewhat likely to watch the Super Bowl a week from Sunday. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 61% ......
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1037801-24-201920190124PollVoters Have Little Knowledge of What Government Poverty Statistics Mean
Only 13% of voters are aware that, according to the federal government, the average person living in poverty gets out of poverty in less than six ......
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1036501-24-201920190124Poll82% Say Congress Should Review & Approve Federal Regulations
Eighty-two percent (82%) of voters believe Congress should review and approve regulations rather than allowing agencies to set them up on their own. A new ScottRasmussen.......
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1037701-23-201920190123Poll44% Believe Power to Walk Away More Important Than Right to Vote
ScottRasmussen.com asked 1,001 Registered Voters to choose between a pair of hypothetical states with different rights. In one state, every citizen has an equal voice ......
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1036801-23-201920190123Poll52% Believe Covington High School Students Behaved Inappropriately
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of voters have been following recent news stories about an encounter between some high school students and a Native American elder. Among those ......
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1036401-23-201920190123Poll58% Say Federal Regulators Don’t Understand Impact of The Rules They Write
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide believe that those who write federal regulations don’t understand the real world impact of those regulations. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1036001-23-201920190123PollGabbard, Brown, and Several other Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Remain Largely Unknown
Only 13% of Americans have a favorable view of Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, the Hawaii Democrat ......
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1035001-22-201920190122Poll45% Believe Trump Should Be Impeached, Removed From Office
Forty-five percent (45%) of voters believe President Donald Trump should be impeached and removed from office. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 41% disagree and 15% aren’......
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1032001-22-201920190122Poll54% Say Serving Customers More Important Than Obeying Regulations
If a regulation requires a business to act in a way that is not in the best interest of their customers, 54% of voters believe that ......
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1030401-22-201920190122Poll15% See Conflict Between Companies Earning Profits and Meeting Community Needs
Fifteen percent (15%) of voters nationwide see a fundamental conflict between companies earning money for their owners and meeting the needs of the community at large.......
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1032201-22-201920190122Poll42% Say Tax Breaks to Attract Companies are a Good Thing
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows that 42% of Americans support the general idea of cities giving tax breaks and other incentives in order ......
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1030101-21-201920190121Poll90% Have Favorable Opinion of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ninety-percent (90%) of Americans have a favorable opinion of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 5% hold ......
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1030301-20-201920190120Poll83% Have Never Ridden in an Electric Car, 60% Wouldn’t Choose to Buy One
Most Americans remain outside the market of likely buyers and users of fully electric cars, according to a new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com.Eighty-three ......
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1031601-19-201920190119Poll53% Believe Trump Should Give State of the Union Speech Even Without Invitation from House Speaker
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters nationwide believe President Trump should give his State of the Union Address as scheduled even though House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has ......
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1029901-19-201920190119Poll88% Say the U.S. is a Great Nation, 77% Say it’s Always Been Great
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows that 88% of Americans say the U.S. is a great nation, with 77% saying it’s always been ......
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1030501-18-201920190118Poll19% Believe It Would Be Good for Everyone to Earn Same Income
Nineteen percent (19%) of voters believe it would be good for everyone in the country to have the same income. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1030201-18-201920190118PollAmericans Love Most Tech Innovations, Still Wary of Self-Driving Cars
Eighty-eight percent (88%) of Americans believe the digital revolution, sparked in part by Apple founder Steve Jobs and Microsoft founder Bill Gates, has been good for ......
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1030001-18-201920190118PollAmericans Give Nation Decent Marks for Living Up to Founding Ideals
Americans give their country modestly good results for upholding its founding ideals of freedom, equality, and self-governance.The weakest grades are given in the area ......
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1028401-17-201920190117Poll65% Believe Federal Government Does Not Respect Personal Freedom
Sixty-five percent (65%) of voters do not believe the government respects the right of every American to live their lives as they see fit. That’s ......
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1026201-15-201920190115Poll15% Now Feeling Major Impact from Shutdown
Fifteen percent (15%) of voters nationwide now say the have personally felt a major impact from the partial government shutdown. That's up from 12% a...
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1024101-14-201920190114PollIn Health Care, Voters Prefer Competition to Government Regulation
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows 46% of voters believe increased competition between health care providers would do more to reduce cost than increased ......
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1023801-14-201920190114PollAmericans Underestimate Amount of Income Mobility
Just 38% of voters believe that, during some years of their working lives, most Americans will earn more than 80% of everyone else in the country. A ......
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1023701-13-201920190113Poll29% Believe Socialism Eliminates Poverty
Twenty-nine percent (29%) of voters believe that socialism is a system that eliminates all, or virtually all, poverty. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 71% of ......
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867001-13-201920190113Poll42% Say US on Right Track; 17% Trust Federal Government
For the week ending January 11, 2019, 42% of Registered Voters nationwide believe the United States is on the Right Track. That's unchanged from a week ago. ScottRasmussen.......
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1023101-12-201920190112Poll61% Oppose Breaking Up Any Large Tech Companies
Despite more than a year’s worth of media reports of monopolistic power and privacy breaches ......
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1023001-12-201920190112Poll36% Agree That Governments Look Out for Common Good
Thirty-six percent (36%) of voters agree that "the difference between government and the private sector is that governments look out for the common good. The private ......
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1022001-11-201920190111PollVoters Have Mixed Views on Warren’s Proposed Corporate Reforms
A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows Americans have mixed reactions to Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren’s plans to reduce income inequality with a...
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1021901-11-201920190111Poll47% Rate Economy Good/Excellent, 18-Point Gender Gap
Forty-seven (47%) of voters nationwide rate the U.S. economy as good or excellent. A Job Creators Network ScottRasmussen.com survey of 1,102 adults found that 36% rate ......
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1020401-10-201920190110Poll58% Believe Environmentally-Friendly Technologies Can Generate Energy We Need
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide believe it is likely that new technologies will be developed to generate the energy we need without harming the environment. ......
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1001201-10-201920190110PollAmericans Underestimate Scale of U.S. Military Spending
Forty-five percent (45%) of Americans recognize that the United States spends more on its military than any other country in the world. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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1020201-09-201920190109Poll78% Want Action So That Essential Federal Employees Get Paid During Shutdown
Several hundred thousand essential government employees are required to work during the shutdown. However, regardless of how long it takes to resolve, these workers will ......
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1019001-09-201920190109Poll39% Say Income Inequality Bigger Problem Than Race, Gender, Age Discrimination
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of voters nationwide believe inequality between rich and poor Americans is a bigger problem than inequality between white and nonwhite Americans, men and ......
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1018901-09-201920190109PollVoters Show Strong Support for Elizabeth Warren’s Government Reform Plans
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters at least somewhat favor Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren’s call for a lifetime ban on lobbying for presidents, vice presidents, members ......
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1018601-08-201920190108PollNFL Fans Make Saints The Super Bowl Favorite, Don't Want Patriots To Win
There's no clear fan favorite for this year's Super Bowl, but 37% of NFL fans say that the New England Patriots are the team they least ......
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1017401-08-201920190108PollDemocrats Gaining Ground with Voters on Health Care, Economy, and Immigration
Health care remains the top issue for American voters and Democrats are increasing their advantage over the GOP on that topic.A new national survey ......
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1015701-08-201920190108PollTrump 51% Romney 28%
If Senator Mitt Romney were to challenge President Trump for the Republican presidential nomination, 51% of Republican and Independent voters would back the president while 28% would ......
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1015301-07-201920190107PollGreen New Deal Is Little Known & Has Limited Support
Progressive Democrats are pushing for the "Green New Deal" to be a central issue in the 2020 campaign. It is aggressively supported by Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ......
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1013301-07-201920190107Poll56% Think Humans May Live on Other Planets in 100 Years
One hundred years from now, 56% of American adults believe it is likely that some humans from Earth will be living on other planets. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1015001-07-201920190107Poll55% Agree That Humans Have Only A Decade To Address Climate Change
A recent Vox feature on the Green New Deal suggested that "Humanity has just over a ......
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1014901-06-201920190106Poll59% Believe They Are Overweight
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of American adults believe that they are at least somewhat overweight. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that total includes 16% who believe they ......
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1013901-06-201920190106Poll27% Believe Their Representatives in Congress Care What They Think
Twenty-seven percent (27%) of voters believe that their own representatives in Congress care what they think. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 47% don't think their ......
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1013701-05-201920190105PollFavorability Ratings for 11 Potential Democratic Presidential Candidates
At this early state of the 2020 election season, just three potential Democratic presidential nominees are known by at least two-thirds of Democratic voters: former Vice-President ......
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1013801-05-201920190105Poll15% of Voters Up For Grabs
Thirty-six percent (36%) of voters usually or always vote for a Democrat while 29% usually or always vote for a Republican. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 26% ......
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1013601-05-201920190105Poll32% Consider Themselves More Attractive Than Average
Thirty-two percent (32%) of American adults rate their own physical attractiveness as above average. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 46% consider themselves about average in attractiveness ......
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1012101-04-201920190104PollSpeaker Pelosi: 36% Favorable, 47% Unfavorable
As she returns to her role as Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi is viewed favorably by 36% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 47%. A ScottRasmussen.......
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1012001-04-201920190104Poll32% Think Congress Somewhat Likely To Address Key Issues Before 2020 Election
Thirty-two percent (32%) of voters nationwide believe it is at least somewhat likely that Congress will successfully address the major issues facing the nation before the 2020 ......
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1011901-04-201920190104Poll41% Believe Furloughed Federal Workers Should Look for Private Sector Jobs, 27% Disagree
Several hundred thousand federal workers have been furloughed as a result of the partial government shutdown. Forty-one percent (41%) of voters believe that, in an effort ......
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1011101-03-201920190103Poll76% Have Hardly Noticed Shutdown
Seventy-six percent (76%) of voters have hardly noticed the partial shutdown of the federal government. That total includes 42% who have felt no impact, 19% who have felt ......
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1010901-03-201920190103PollVoters Skeptical About Members of Congress Ability to Understand Other Generations
Just 45% of voters nationwide believe it is possible for a 70-year old member of Congress to understand the concerns of younger voters. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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1010801-03-201920190103Poll42% Say Humanity’s Destruction is Likely in next 100 Years
A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows 42% of Americans say it’s at least somewhat likely that humanity will be destroyed in the next 100 years. ......
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1008501-02-201920190102Poll9% Think Time Travel Possible
Only 9% of Americans believe it’s very likely that time travel is possible. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that that thirty-three percent (33%) of voters ......
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1006201-02-201920190102Poll62% of Americans Would Like to Run Their Own Business
The Job Creators Network/ScottRasmussen.com Weekly Pulse survey found that 62% of American adults say they’d prefer to run their own ......
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1008001-01-201920190101Poll15% Would Support Gender Over Candidate They Agreed With On Issues
Fifteen percent (15%) of female voters would vote for a woman who disagrees with them on most issues over a man who agrees with them on ......
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1007801-01-201920190101Poll35% Love Their Jobs, Older Workers the Happiest
Thirty-five percent (35%) of American workers love their current jobs. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that another 45% derive some satisfaction from their work while just 20% ......
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1007712-31-201820181231Poll37% Say it’s Very Likely There’s Life Elsewhere in the Galaxy
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of Americans say it’s Very Likely there is life elsewhere in the galaxy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 22% believe it’......
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1007612-31-201820181231Poll29% Did Not Speak to An Immediate Family Member in 2018
Twenty-nine percent (29%) of American adults have an immediate family member that they did not speak to at all in 2018. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1006512-30-201820181230Poll53% Live Near Where They Grew Up
Fifty-three percent (53%) of American voters live near where they grew up. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that total includes 32% who have always lived in the ......
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1004412-30-201820181230Poll25% Will Be Asleep When The New Year Arrives
Twenty-five percent (25%) of American adults will be asleep at midnight when the New Year arrives. Just 13% will be at a party, restaurant, bar, or show. ......
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1001312-29-201820181229Poll14% Say Major Terror Attack In U.S. Very Likely During 2019
Fourteen percent (14%) of voters nationwide say it's Very Likely that the United States will suffer from a major terrorist attack next year, like the 9/11 attacks ......
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1005712-29-201820181229Poll69% Believe That Jesus Rose From The Dead
Sixty-nine percent (69%) of American adults believe that Jesus Christ rose from the dead. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 15% say this key belief of ......
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1005612-29-201820181229Poll66% Believe There is Life After Death
Sixty-six percent (66%) of American adults believe there is some form of afterlife, or life after death. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 12% disagree and 23% ......
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1004312-28-201820181228Poll38% Had Close Friend or Family Member Pass Away in 2018
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of American adults had a close friend or family member pass away in 2018. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey also found that 22% had a ......
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1001112-28-201820181228PollMost Say Catching More Criminals Matters More Than Harsh Penalties
When thinking about the best ways to protect society, 54% believe it is more important for law enforcement to catch a much larger share of criminals ......
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1003312-27-201820181227Poll6% Claim Major Impact from Government Shutdown
Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters nationwide have felt no impact from the federal government shutdown. That figure includes 21% who don't know there's a shutdown. Another 14% report ......
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1000912-27-201820181227Poll67% Support Death Penalty, but 50% Don't Trust Government to Make the Decision
Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters nationwide are in favor of allowing the death penalty as punishment for very severe crimes. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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1002912-27-201820181227Poll44% Rate Economy Good or Excellent
The Job Creators Network/ScottRasmussen.com Weekly Pulse shows that 44% of American adults rate the economy as good or excellent. That’s down from 47% a ......
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1001812-26-201820181226Poll15% Received Christmas Gift They Can't Wait to Return
Among those exchanging Christmas gifts, 15% received at least one gift they can't wait to return. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 24% of adults under 50 ......
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999312-26-201820181226Poll50% Expect Their Finances Will Be Better at End of 2019
Fifty percent (50%) of voters expect their personal finances will be better a year from today. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 11% expect their finances ......
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1000012-26-201820181226Poll58% Favor Criminal Justice Reform Law, Just 16% Opposed
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide favor the criminal justice reform act signed by President Trump last Friday. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 16% ......
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999812-26-201820181226Poll42% Favor Withdrawal of Troops From Syria, 39% Oppose
Forty-two percent (42%) of voters nationwide favor President Trump's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 39% are opposed ......
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998712-26-201820181226Poll77% Expect 2019 to Be Good or Excellent Year
In terms of their own personal life, 77% of voters expect 2019 will be a good or an excellent year. A ScottRasmussen.com poll found that 19% expect ......
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998012-25-201820181225Poll89% Celebrate Christmas
Eighty-nine percent (89%) of Americans celebrate Christmas in their household.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 33% of those celebrating do so primarily as a religious ......
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999412-24-201820181224Poll38% Rate US Health Care System as Good or Excellent
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide rate the U.S. health care system as good or excellent. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that another 38% rate ......
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999012-24-201820181224Poll58% "Absolutely Certain" That God Exists
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of American adults are "absolutely certain" that God exists. At the other extreme a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 8% are absolutely certain ......
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998212-24-201820181224Poll43% Of Americans Pray Daily
Forty-three percent (43%) of Americans pray on a daily basis. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that another 12% pray several times a week. At the other ......
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970412-22-201820181222Poll58% Have Finished Holiday Shopping; 9% Haven't Started Yet
Heading into the final weekend before Christmas, 9% of American adults have not yet started finished their holiday shopping. In fact, 5% haven't even started looking yet.......
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996512-21-201820181221Poll54% Believe Humans Will Land On Mars During Their Lifetime
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe it is at least somewhat likely a human will set foot on Mars during their lifetime. That total includes 19% who ......
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996312-21-201820181221Poll26% Say Trump Unlikely to Be President At End of 2019
Twenty-six percent (26%) of voters say it is at least somewhat unlikely that Donald Trump will still be President of the United States at the end ......
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995412-20-201820181220Poll3% Believe Moon Landing Was a Hoax
Three percent (3%) of voters believe that Neil Armstrong never set foot on the moon. Among voters under 35, the skepticism is a bit higher. A ScottRasmussen.......
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995012-20-201820181220PollEconomic Confidence Slipping? 47% Rate Economy Good or Excellent
The Job Creators Network/ScottRasmussen.com Weekly Pulse shows that 47% of American adults rate the economy as good or excellent. That's down from 52% a week ......
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994912-20-201820181220PollProtecting Those With Pre-Existing Conditions Top Voter Priority on Health Care
The Affordable Care Act, often referred to as Obamacare, was recently found unconstitutional by a federal judge. The case will eventually work its way to ......
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994812-20-201820181220PollMost Americans not Surprised by Private Spaceflight, but Wouldn’t Want to Try It
A new ScottRasmussen.com poll found that 83% of Americans think it's at least somewhat likely that private companies will begin sending men and women into ......
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994512-19-201820181219PollPublic Still Divided on Whether to End or Save Obamacare
The Affordable Care Act, often referred to as Obamacare, was recently found unconstitutional by a federal judge. The case will eventually work its way to ......
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993812-19-201820181219PollIn Terms of Self-Identification, Family and Being An American Top the List
Seventy-two percent (72%) of voters say that their children are a Very Important part of their self-identity. Keep in mind that many voters do not have ......
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992412-18-201820181218Poll26% Want to Raise Voting Age; 10% Want to Lower It
A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 26% of voters want to raise the voting age nationally to 21. The survey also found 10% in favor of lowering ......
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992312-18-201820181218Poll45% Believe Gun-Buyers Should First Have to Explain to the Government Why They Need a Gun
Forty-five percent (45%) of voters nationwide say potential gun buyers should have to explain to the government why they need a gun and ......
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990712-18-201820181218Poll31% Favor Removing Presidential Age Requirement
Sixty-percent (60%) of Americans oppose eliminating the rule that someone needs to be at least 35 years old to run for president. A new national survey by ......
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991412-17-201820181217Poll92% Support Background Checks & Waiting Periods for Gun Ownership; 38% Believe They'll Reduce Gun Deaths
Ninety-two percent (92%) of Registered Voters nationwide believe  there should be modest restrictions on the ability to purchase guns such as waiting periods and background checks. ......
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990512-17-201820181217PollO’Rourke, Ocasio-Cortez, Still Relatively Unknown
Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke,...
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990412-17-201820181217Poll47% Say Schumer & Pelosi Outdid Trump in Oval Office Debate
Forty-seven percent (47%) of Americans say presumptive new Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer did a better job in their...
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973812-16-201820181216PollFull Week Generic Ballot Update: Democrats 43% Republicans 37%
NOTE: We now update the Generic Congressional Ballot results on a daily basis. New numbers released each ......
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869012-16-201820181216PollFull Week Job Approval Ratings for President Trump
The mission of ScottRasmussen.com is to enhance the public dialogue through data-driven analysis that explores the underlying currents of public opinion.Forty-nine ......
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989212-14-201820181214Poll44% Say President Trump should be Impeached and Removed from Office
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows that 44% of Americans believe President Donald Trump should be impeached and removed from office. Forty-one percent (41%) disagree, ......
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988512-13-201820181213PollMore Americans Worry Technology is Advancing too Quickly, except in Health Care
More Americans worry that many new technologies are advancing too quickly as opposed to those who say technology is advancing too slowly because of regulations. ......
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988412-13-201820181213PollNew Top House Republican McCarthy an Unknown to Most Voters
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters either haven’t heard or have no opinion of new House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. That’s according to a new ......
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985912-11-201820181211PollEnglish Heritage, Legacy of Slavery, Expected to Play Smaller Role in America's Future
Seventy-four percent (74%) of voters believe that the political heritage and culture from England played an important role in the way our nation developed. However, a ......
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986912-11-201820181211PollBelief That Congress is too Conservative Down Sharply Since Election Day
Thirty-three percent (33%) of voters now say Congress is too conservative according to a new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com. That's down sharply since Election Day ......
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986712-11-201820181211PollSupreme Court Approval Holds at 62%
Sixty-two percent (62%) of voters approve of the way the Supreme Court is doing its job, according to a new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com That ......
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981411-29-201820181129PollHealthcare Still Top Issue for Voters, Followed by Economy and Immigration
Three weeks after the close of the midterm elections, more Americans still rank healthcare as their top voting concern.  But immigration continues to rise as ......
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981711-29-201820181129Poll25% Believe Border Patrol Too Harsh, 43% Say Too Lenient
In a survey conducted days after tear gas was used on migrants trying to enter the United States near San Diego,  25% of voters nationwide believe ......
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981511-28-201820181128Poll62% Believe Legal Immigration Good But Illegal Immigration Bad
Eighty-one percent (81%) of voters nationwide believe that legal immigration is good for America. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey also found that 80% believe illegal immigration ......
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980811-28-201820181128Poll45% Say Facebook Has Been Good for US, 35% Bad
Forty-five percent (45%) of voters say that Facebook has generally been good for America while 35% believe it has been bad. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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980211-27-201820181127PollVoters Think Their Tax Burden is Higher than for the Rich or the Poor
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters believe those who earn twice as much as they do are paying less than twice as much in ......
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980111-27-201820181127Poll54% See Artificial Intelligence As Potential Threat to Human Race
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) is at least somewhat of a threat to the human race. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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977611-26-201820181126Poll23% Want to Ban Income Over $1 Million A Year
Twenty-three percent (23%) of voters nationwide would favor a law making  it illegal for anybody to earn more than $1 million a year. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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976911-26-201820181126Poll84% See United States as Land of Opportunity
Eighty-four percent (84%) of voters believe America is the land of opportunity according to a new ScottRasmussen.com national survey. That view is shared by 84% of ......
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976811-25-201820181125Poll80% Say School Choice For Inner Cities Will Reduce Inequality
Eighty percent (80%) believe that providing more school choice to inner city children would help reduce income inequality. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that figure includes 40% ......
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977911-24-201820181124Poll92% Have A Lot to Be Thankful For This Holiday Season
Ninety-two percent (92%) of American adults say they have a lot to be thankful for this holiday season. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey also found that 72% ......
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977211-24-201820181124Poll39% Have Close Friends or Family Who Run Small Business
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of American adults have a close friend or family member who runs a small business. A Job Creators Network/ ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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977511-23-201820181123PollJust 27% Believe President Should Decide Which Reporters Attend Press Conference
Just 27% of voters nationwide believe the president should decide which reporters get to attend White House press briefings. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 55% believe ......
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977311-23-201820181123Poll42% of Dems Believe Most Conservatives Deplorable; 52% of GOP Believe Most Liberals Are Snowflakes
Forty-two percent (42%) of Democratic voters believe most conservatives are deplorable. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey also found the 52% of Republicans believe most liberals are ......
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976711-22-201820181122PollPerceptions of Strong Economy Down Slightly Since Election
For the second straight week, 52% of American adults rate the economy as good or excellent. In the four weeks leading up to the election, the ......
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975011-20-201820181120Poll67% Say Income Inequality is a Big Problem, but Most Believe Punishing the Rich isn’t the Answer
Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters believe income inequality in America is at least somewhat of a big problem in the United States. That total includes 37% who ......
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973911-18-201820181118PollWomen Have Mixed Views of Both Conservatives and Liberals
In the 1980's, voters had such negative views of political liberals that candidates vehemently denied that the "L" word applied to them. Today, voters still ......
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973511-17-201820181117PollPublic Evenly Divided on Key Health Care Trade-Offs
When it comes to reforming health care, voters believe reducing the cost of care and ensuring that everyone has ......
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972811-16-201820181116PollReducing Cost is Top Health Care Priority for Voters
Eighty percent (80%) of voters believe it is Very Important to reduce the cost of health care. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 69% also believe ......
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972711-16-201820181116Poll65% of Workers Would Choose Less Health Insurance, Bigger Paycheck
Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters favor letting each worker choose how much health insurance they are willing to pay for. They could have less expensive insurance ......
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972611-16-201820181116Poll70% Believe Higher Corporate Taxes Will Lead to Higher Consumer Prices
If taxes on companies are raised, 70% of voters believe that the businesses will pass on the higher costs to consumers by raising prices on their ......
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972011-15-201820181115PollVoters Define Poverty Much Differently Than the Government Statistics
If a person is laid off from a good job and expects to find another job within 3 months, the federal government would say that person ......
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971911-15-201820181115Poll52% Rate Economy As Good or Excellent, Down 3 From Previous Week
Fifty-two percent (52%) of adults rate the U.S. economy as good or excellent. A Job Creators Network/ ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 31% rate the economy ......
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970511-14-201820181114Poll77% Say Poverty Stats Should Consider Local Cost-of-Living
Given that it costs more to live in some places like New York City than in other parts of the country, 77% of voters believe that ......
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970811-14-201820181114PollHealth Care, Immigration, and Investigating the President Top Public's Agenda For Congress
When the new Congress takes power, 32% of voters believe addressing health care should be the top priority. However, a ScottRasmussen.com poll found that within ......
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970711-14-201820181114Poll64% Believe Elections Fair to Voters
Sixty-four percent (64%) of voters nationwide believe that elections are fair to voters. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that figure includes just 21% who describe the election ......
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969811-13-201820181113Poll63% Confident That Votes Will Be Properly Counted, Down from 76% Before Election
Following last week's election, 63% of voters nationwide are confident that votes will be counted correctly and the legitimate winner declared in just about every race. ......
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969111-13-201820181113PollSmall Biz Owners, Environmentalists, Church Goers Earn Top Ratings from Public
Seventy-nine percent (79%) of voters have a favorable opinion of Small Business Owners while just 8% offer an unfavorable assessment. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey asked voters ......
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968611-12-201820181112Poll47% Believe Socialism Does Not Lead to Higher Taxes, More Government Control
Fifty-three percent (53%) of Americans believe that Socialism will lead to higher taxes and more government control. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 47% disagree. In fact, 20% ......
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968511-12-201820181112Poll84% See Poverty As Serious Problem, 34% Believe Government Programs Help
Eighty-four percent (84%) of voters nationwide see poverty as a serious problem in the United States today. That figure includes 37% who see it as a Very ......
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968411-12-201820181112Poll19% Believe Capitalism and Free Markets Are the Same
Just 19% of voters nationwide believe that a Free Market System is the same as Capitalism. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 39% believe they are ......
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967511-12-201820181112Poll78% Believe It's Appropriate for Census to Ask About Citizenship
Seventy-eight percent (78%) of voters nationwide believe it's appropriate for  the U.S. Census Bureau to ask residents if they are citizens of the United States. ......
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968211-11-201820181111Poll22% Favor Government Ownership of Largest Companies
Twenty-two percent (22%) of voters believe that it would be better for America to have the federal government owned most or all of the nation’s ......
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967811-11-201820181111Poll30% Believe Immigrants Should Be Eligible For Citizenship In Less Than 2 Years
Thirty percent (30%) of voters nationwide believe immigrants should be eligible for citizenship within two years of moving to America. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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968011-10-201820181110PollAmericans Overwhelmingly Believe Pre-judging Anyone by the Color of Their Skin is Racist 
Americans overwhelmingly believe that pre-judging someone by the color of their skin is racist.Eighty-nine percent (89%) of voters nationwide believe it is racist when a ......
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967711-10-201820181110Poll63% Oppose Letting Non-Citizens Vote in Local Elections
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters nationwide do not believe non-citizens should be allowed to vote in local elections. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 25% believe ......
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966911-09-201820181109Poll70% Believe Less Government Involvement in Economy Is Good for Nation
Seventy percent (70%) of voters nationwide believe that it would be better for our nation to have less government control of the economy. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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966711-09-201820181109Poll65% Believe Positive Change In America Begins Outside of Politics
Sixty-five percent (65%) of voters agree that just about all positive change in America begins outside of the political system, and far from the halls of ......
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966111-09-201820181109Poll50% Believe Democrats Too Liberal, 48% Say Republicans Too Conservative
Fifty percent (50%) of voters nationwide believe Democrats are too liberal. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 13% believe the party is too conservative and 38% believe ......
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966011-09-201820181109Poll29% Say Divided Government Good, 36% Bad
Tuesday's election gave Democrats control of the House while leaving the Senate in Republican hands. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 36% of voters believe ......
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965611-08-201820181108PollElection Made 35% More Optimistic, 28% More Pessimistic
A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that Tuesday's election results made 35% of voters more optimistic about the nation's future. The results also made 28% more pessimistic ......
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964911-08-201820181108PollUSA Evenly Divided on Trump Handling of Immigration
Forty-nine percent (49%) of voters nationwide approve of the way President Trump has handled the issue of immigration while 51% disapprove. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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964711-08-201820181108PollPelosi Viewed Favorably by 32%, Unfavorably by 49%
Representative Nancy Pelosi, the frontrunner to become the new Speaker of the House, is viewed favorably by 32% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 49%. Those figures ......
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964511-08-201820181108Poll44% Believe Congress More Conservative Than Nation
A ScottRasmussen.com poll conducted on election night and the morning after found that 44% of Registered Voters believe Congress is more conservative than the nation ......
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960411-06-201820181106PollSupreme Court Approval Steady at 63%
A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 63% of voters approve of the way that the Supreme Court is doing its job. That's essentially unchanged ......
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961411-06-201820181106Poll40% Expect Dems to Win House, 35% Think GOP Will Hang On
Forty (40%) of Registered Voters nationwide expect the Democrats to win control of the House of Representatives when all the votes are counted.  A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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961611-05-201820181105Poll54% Want Election to Change Country's Direction, 34% to Stay the Course
Fifty-four percent (54%) of the most likely voters are looking to change the current direction of the country with their vote. A ScottRasmussen.com national poll ......
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960011-05-201820181105Poll79% Favor Requiring Voters to Show Photo ID Before Casting Ballot
Seventy-nine percent (79%) of Americans believe people should be required to show a photo ID before voting. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that view is ......
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960211-05-201820181105Poll51% Think Members of Congress Should Vote From Their Districts
Fifty-one percent (51%) of voters support having members of Congress voting on legislation electronically from the Congressional District they represent. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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959911-05-201820181105Poll42% Recognize that Rules are Stacked Against Third Party Candidates
Why doesn't a major third party exist in America? A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 42% of voters say Republicans and Democrats write election laws ......
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959111-04-201820181104PollMost Voters in Both Parties Believe The Other Side Cheats
Most Democrats (59%) believe that Republican officials actively try to suppress the vote of non-white Americans. Just 18% disagree.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that Republicans ......
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959011-04-201820181104PollVoters Support All of the Above Approach to Reduce Illegal Immigration
Reflecting a widely shared belief that legal immigration is good for America but illegal immigration is bad, voters support a wide variety of measures to ......
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958011-04-201820181104Poll37% Say This Is Most Important Election of Their Lifetime
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of voters nationwide believe the 2018 midterms are the most important election of their lifetimes. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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869611-03-201820181103PollGeneric Ballot: Democrats 50% Republicans 42%
NOTE: This article was posted on November 3, 2018. For more current data, see our daily Generic Congressional Ballot ......
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956311-02-201820181102Poll81% Trust Paper Ballots, 78% Trust Electronic Ballots
Eighty-one percent (81%) of voters trust elections conducted by paper ballots cast in a supervised election facility. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 78% say the ......
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956211-02-201820181102Poll76% Confident That Votes Will Be Properly Counted
Seventy-six percent (76%) of voters nationwide are confident that votes will be counted correctly and the legitimate winner declared in just about every race. That total ......
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955311-01-201820181101PollHealthcare continues to be top midterm issue, Immigration jumps into top 5
Seventy-five percent (75%) of voters rate health care as a very important issue affecting their midterm election vote. That keeps health care as the number one ......
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954510-31-201820181031PollVoters See Free Markets As More Fair Than Socialism
Seventy-nine percent (79%) of voters have a favorable opinion of Free Market economic systems. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 62% have a favorable opinion of ......
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954310-31-201820181031Poll23% Believe Most White Americans Are Racist
Twenty-three percent (23%) of voters nationwide believe that most white Americans are racist. A ScottRasmussen.com nation survey found that view is held by 14% of white ......
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954410-31-201820181031PollTo Meet With Rep In Congress, 40% Believe You Must First Pay 10K or More
To meet regularly with their Representative in Congress, 40% of voters believe they'd have to make a contribution of $10,000 or more. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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953610-30-201820181030Poll70% of Voters Following the Mail Bomber Story, 66% the Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting
With a number of breaking and developing stories over the past few days to choose from, more Americans have been closely following the story of ......
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953810-30-201820181030Poll38% Expect Democrats to Win House; 36% Think GOP Will Win
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of Registered Voters nationwide expect the Democrats to win control of the House of Representatives when the voting stops next week. A ScottRasmussen.......
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952910-29-201820181029Poll81% Believe Legal Immigration Good for US, 81% Believe Illegal Immigration Bad
Eighty-one percent (81%) of voters nationwide believe that legal immigration is good for the United States. That's up 10 points since ......
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952710-29-201820181029Poll70% Believe Elected Officials Use Their Office to Help Businesses That Support Them
Seventy percent (70%) of voters believe elected officials use their office to help businesses that support them. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that just 4% disagree and 26% ......
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952610-29-201820181029Poll37% Believe Candidate With Most Money Wins Most of the Time
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of voters nationwide believe that the candidate who raises the most money wins elections most or just about all of the time. A ......
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952410-28-201820181028PollVoters Without Health Insurance Split On Congressional Vote
Thirty-five percent (35%) of voters without health insurance say they'll cast a vote for the Democratic candidate in the upcoming Congressional elections. Thirty-one percent (31%) will vote ......
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948210-26-201820181026PollJust 24% Believe Healthy Democracy Possible When Disagreements Fall Along Racial Lines
Just 24% of voters nationwide believe it is possible to have a healthy democracy if there are policy disagreements that fall on entirely racial lines. A ......
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947810-26-201820181026PollOn Health Care, Americans Favor Competition and Technology over Government Solutions
A new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com shows that 42% of voters believe more competition will do more than government regulations to improve the quality of ......
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948310-26-201820181026PollDemocrats Hold Edge with Voters on Health Care, Republicans on the Economy
By a 38% to 27% margin, voters trust Democrats on the issue of health care more than Republicans. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that Democrats are ......
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947610-26-201820181026Poll63% of Americans are Aware of Current Small Business Boom
Most voters (63%) know that American small businesses have been growing at a faster pace over the last two years compared to previous years.The Job ......
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947710-25-201820181025Poll70% Want Strong Action Against Saudi Arabia in Khashoggi Murder
Seventy percent (70%) of voters say the United States should take “strong action” against Saudi Arabia in response to news about slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. ......
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947310-25-201820181025PollSupport for Sending Troops To Border Up to 65%
In response to the migrant caravan currently in Mexico, 65% of voters now favor sending troops to the southern border of the United States. That's up ......
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947210-25-201820181025Poll40% Want Migrant Caravan Held Near Border, 30% Want Migrants Turned Away
Several thousand people are traveling through Mexico with the goal of entering the United States. Many are fleeing government corruption, extreme poverty and rampant violence. ......
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946810-25-201820181025PollStrong Economy Seen Through Partisan Lens
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946710-25-201820181025PollAmericans Confused on Medicare for All
Thirty-five percent of Americans never heard of Medicare for All, and very few Americans appear willing to pay for the enormous cost, according to the ...
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945410-24-201820181024Poll35% Believe Nation Would Be Better Off If Clinton Had Won
Thirty-five percent (35%) of voters believe the nation would be better off if Hillary Clinton had won the 2016 election. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 41% ......
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944810-23-201820181023Poll16% Favor Guaranteed Income, Even for Those Unwilling to Work
Sixteen percent (16%) of voters favor providing every American a guaranteed income, even for those who are unwilling to work. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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944710-23-201820181023Poll74% of Democrats Believe President Trump Should Be Impeached and Removed From Office
Seventy-four percent (74%) of Democratic voters believe President Trump should be impeached and removed from office. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that just 14% of Democrats ......
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944510-23-201820181023Poll74% Define "Hate Speech" As Speech That Encourages Violence Against a Group of People
Seventy-four percent (74%) of voters define "Hate Speech" as speech that encourages violence against a group of people. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that speech ......
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944310-23-201820181023PollGOP Voters Remain Very Optimistic About Midterms
When all the votes are counted in November, 80% of Republican voters believe their team will retain majority control in the House of Representatives. Just 5% expect ......
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944210-23-201820181023Poll34% Believe Clinton Would Have Won Without Russian Interference
If there had been no Russian interference, 34% of voters believe Hillary Clinton would have won the 2016 Presidential Election. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that ......
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944010-23-201820181023Poll38% Believe Tax Cuts Helped The Economy, 22% Say They Hurt
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters believe the tax cuts passed last year have helped the economy while 22% say they hurt. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 16% ......
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943010-22-201820181022Poll24% Believe Border Patrol Enforcement Too Harsh, 42% Say Too Lenient
When it comes to enforcing immigration laws, 24% of voters nationwide believe the United States Border Patrol is too harsh on on illegal immigrants. A ScottRasmussen.......
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942910-22-201820181022PollWhen It Comes to Racism, Americans Split on the Importance of Intent
Voters are split on whether a person’s intentions make their actions racist, but there’s more agreement that intent isn’t as important when ......
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942710-22-201820181022Poll45% Concerned That A.I. and Robots May Wipe Out Human Life
Forty-five percent (45%) of voters nationwide are at least somewhat concerned that robots guided by artificial intelligence (A.I.) will destroy human life on earth. That ......
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942010-20-201820181020Poll60% Favor Sending Troops to Southern Border
Sixty percent (60%) of voters nationwide favor sending U.S. military troops to the southern border of the United States to prevent people from entering the ......
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940910-20-201820181020PollLittle Day of Week Bias in ScottRasmussen.com Polling Data
One of the great challenges in conducting any survey research is the possibility of structural bias in the data collection process. One possible bias is ......
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940410-19-201820181019Poll55% Rate Economy As Good or Excellent
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940210-19-201820181019Poll53% Believe Trump At Least As Ethical As Most Politicians
Fifty-three percent (53%) of voters nationwide believe that President Trump is at least as ethical as most politicians. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey shows that total ......
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940110-19-201820181019Poll58% Believe Racism Towards Persons of Color Remains A Large Problem
Fifty-eight percent (58%) of voters nationwide believe  racism towards people of color is a somewhat large or significant problem in America today. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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937010-18-201820181018PollVoters Keenly Aware of America’s Massive Prison Problems
The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) says nearly 2.2 million adults were held in America's prisons ......
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937110-18-201820181018Poll67% Recognize That Black Men Receive Stricter Prison Sentences Than White Men
Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters are aware that, on average, black men receive stricter sentences than white men convicted of the same crime.A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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937410-18-201820181018PollMajority Rejects Banning Even Extremely Hateful Statements
Data released last week showed that 64% of voters believe it is more dangerous to let government to define hate ......
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935310-17-201820181017PollMost Americans Not Into Boycott/Buycott Activism
Seventy percent (70%) of American voters have never participated in a boycott of a company over political issues, and 77% of voters say they haven’t gone ......
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934110-17-201820181017PollMost Americans Still Disconnected to Facts about Guns and Gun Violence
A possible contributing factor to America’s enduring debate over gun rights may be the fact that a large portion of the country’s voters ......
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933910-17-201820181017PollAmericans Remain Resistant to Self-Driving Cars
Seventy-three percent (73%) of voters say they would not feel safe riding in a self-driving car, according to a new national survey by ScottRasmussen.com. And ......
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933710-16-201820181016PollIf Dems Win House, 36% Expect They Will Impeach President Trump
If Democrats win a majority in the House of Representatives, 36% of voters think they will impeach President Trump. That's down slightly from 39% in late September. ......
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933510-16-201820181016Poll46% Expect GOP to Win Senate, 32% Think Democrats Will Win
Forty-six percent (46%) of Registered Voters nationwide expect the Republicans to retain or expand their majority in the U.S. Senate in the midterm elections. A ......
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932510-15-201820181015Poll91% Support Red Flag Laws to Take Guns From Public Threats
A strong majority of Americans (91%) support for a legal process that protects individual rights but empowers police to take guns from people credibly reported to ......
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932410-15-201820181015PollSupport Stays Strong for Pot Legalization, but Not for Harder Drugs
A clear majority of voters (64%) believe marijuana should be legalized in America like cigarettes, while 36% disagree. That’s according to a new ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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932310-15-201820181015PollDemocrats More Likely Than Republicans to Live In Partisan Bubble
Seventy-three percent (73%) of Republican voters say they have close friends who are Democrats, while just 52% of Democrats say they have close friends who are Republicans.......
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930010-12-201820181012PollLetting Government Define Hate Speech Seen As More Dangerous Than Hate Speech
Sixty-four percent (64%) of voters believe it is more dangerous to let government to define hate speech than to allow inappropriate hate speech that offends many ......
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930310-12-201820181012Poll7% Have Volunteered for a Political Campaign During Past Month
Just about everybody was talking about the confirmation hearings for now-Justice Brett Kavanaugh, but few voters are ......
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929810-12-201820181012Poll76% Say Free Speech Includes Right to Offend Others
Eighty-seven percent (87%) of voters believe freedom of speech is Very Important. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 76% believe that includes the right to say ......
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928910-11-201820181011Poll14% Believe It's Too Easy To Fire Federal Employees; 46% Say Too Hard
Only 14% of voters believe it’s currently too easy to fire career federal employees, 46% believe it’s too difficult to fire them.On a related ......
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929510-11-201820181011Poll34% Believe Kavanaugh Effect Will Help GOP; 33% Believe It Will Help Dems
Over the past week, 66% of all voters talked about Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation process with family, friends, neighbors, or co-workers.A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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929310-11-201820181011Poll48% Say Firms In Their Area Are Hiring; 15% See Layoffs
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928310-10-201820181010PollGeneration Gap is Key Factor in Debate over Limited Government
Most Americans (56%) prefer a government with a system of checks and balances as opposed to a smaller number of voters (44%) who would rather have a ......
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928110-10-201820181010Poll67% Believe College Should Focus on Preparing Students for Jobs
Two-thirds (67%) of U.S. voters said colleges and universities should focus on preparing students for a job and a career. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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927910-09-201820181009Poll16% Consider Themselves Early Adapters for New Tech
Sixteen percent (16%) of voters nationwide say they're generally among the first to buy new tech products. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 47%  say they ......
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927610-09-201820181009PollSenator Susan Collins Still Unknown By Most Voters
Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) was widely considered to be the decisive vote in the confirmation battle over now-Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The political world held its ......
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927210-09-201820181009Poll21% Prefer Government By Policy Experts Rather than Representative Democracy
Seventy-nine percent (79%) of voters believe representative democracy is a better form of government than one run by unelected policy experts. A ScottRasmussen.com poll found ......
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925910-08-201820181008PollGovernment Employees Less Optimistic About Economy Than Private Sector Workers
Fifty percent (50%) of government employees rate the economy as good or excellent while 15% rate it as poor. While that’s certainly a positive assessment, private ......
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925710-08-201820181008PollTrade Deal Gets Good Reviews, Little Interest
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters believe the new trade agreement between the United States, Mexico, and Canada is at least Somewhat Good for the United States. ......
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925310-07-201820181007PollHealth Care, Economy, National Security Top Midterm Issues
In terms of how they will vote in November, 69% of voters say the health care issue will be Very Important. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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925010-07-201820181007Poll38% Say Kavanaugh Confirmation Process Very Important to Midterm Vote
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide say that the the confirmation process of Judge Brett Kavanaugh will be Very Important in terms of their midterm vote. ......
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924810-07-201820181007Poll37% Think Dems Will Win House, 37% Republicans
Thirty-seven percent (37%) of voters nationwide now expect the Democrats to win control of the House in November’s election. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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924510-07-201820181007Poll45% Believe Congress More Conservative Than Nation
A month before the midterm elections, 45% of Registered Voters nationwide believe that Congress is more conservative than the nation’s political views. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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923110-06-201820181006PollMcConnell's Favorable Ratings Jump
Public opinion of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have improved significantly over the past two months. A ScottRasmussen.......
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922010-04-201820181004Poll57% Rate Economy As Good or Excellent
The fourth weekly update of the Job ......
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922810-04-201820181004Poll69% Say Young People Shouldn't Pay More to Keep Others Insurance Premiums Low
Voters strongly oppose a key component of the current health insurance system. Sixty-nine percent (69%) reject the idea that younger American should pay more in health ......
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921610-03-201820181003PollVoters Want More Choice In Health Insurance Options
Rather than being required to buy comprehensive health insurance that covers just about all medical procedures, 75% of voters think they should be able to choose ......
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919810-03-201820181003Poll49% Believe Public Schools Offer Low Quality Education
A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that American voters are almost evenly split between those who believe public schools provide high quality education (51%) and those ......
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920110-02-201820181002Poll54% Say It's Likely Both Ford and Kavanaugh Telling the Truth
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters nationwide believe it's at least somewhat likely that both Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh told the truth in ......
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919710-02-201820181002Poll34% Rate U.S. Health Care System as Good or Excellent
Just 34% of Americans rate the U.S. healthcare system as good or excellent while 28% rate it as poor. A new ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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919610-02-201820181002Poll53% of Republicans Have Favorable Opinion of Lindsey Graham
Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) is now viewed favorably by 53% of Republicans nationwide. Just 12% have a negative view of him. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey also ......
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919410-02-201820181002PollKavanugh, Ford Both Viewed Favorably By 36%; Judge Has Higher Negatives
Dr. Christine Blasey Ford is viewed favorably by 36% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 29%. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey also found that Supreme Court nominee ......
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919010-02-201820181002Poll65% Believe US Higher Education System Is Good, but There are Significant Ideological Divides
Sixty-five percent (65%) of voters believe the nation’s system of colleges and universities are good for the country. A ScottRasmussen.com national Democrats and liberals ......
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918610-01-201820181001Poll51% of Democrats Expect Impeachment If Their Team Wins House
If Democrats win majority control of the House in November, 39% of all voters believe they will vote to impeach President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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918510-01-201820181001Poll38% Think Dems Will Win House, 37% Expect GOP Victory
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide now expect the Democrats to win control of the House in November's election. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 37% ......
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916909-28-201820180928PollFavorability for Both Kavanaugh and Ford Improve Following Hearing
Following an emotional day of testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, both Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Judge Brett Kavanaugh made gains in the court ......
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916609-28-201820180928PollHealth Care, Economy, and Immigration Remain Top Issues
Nineteen percent (19%) of voters nationwide believe that health care is the most important issue in the midterm elections. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 15% ......
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916409-28-201820180928PollNo Change in Perceptions of Supreme Court: 61% Approval
Despite all the noise and fury surrounding Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation process, there has been no change in perceptions of the Supreme Court. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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915409-28-201820180928PollAmericans Support Free Trade, but 76% Believe Other Countries Aren't Playing Fair
Eighty-one percent (81%) of voters believe free trade is at least somewhat good for the United States. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 53% said free ......
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916109-27-201820180927Poll41% Say Neither Political Party Offers Clear and Positive Vision for Future
Forty-one percent (41%) of American adults believe that neither Republicans nor Democrats offer a clear and positive vision for the nation’ future. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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915909-27-201820180927Poll55% Rate Economy As Good or Excellent
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914809-26-201820180926Poll50% Have No Opinion of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford
Despite the enormous media coverage surrounding her accusations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, 50% of voters nationwide have no opinion of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. ......
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914609-26-201820180926PollMost Americans Support Some Restrictions on Abortion
While most Americans believe abortion should be legal at least some of the time, public support remains for various restrictions on abortion procedures.Sixty-six percent (66%) ......
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913009-26-201820180926Poll56% Believe Businesses Primarily Responsible for Success of U.S. Economy
Fifty-six percent (56%) of voters believe private businesses are more responsible for the success of the U.S. economy than the federal government. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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914309-25-201820180925Poll85% Believe Abortion Should Be Legal At Least Some of the Time, but 59% Believe It’s Morally Wrong Most of the Time
More Americans of all ages and ethnic groups consider themselves pro-choice than pro-life. But a majority of Americans still believe abortion is morally wrong most ......
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914009-25-201820180925Poll54% Oppose Federal Subsidies for Flood Insurance
If someone owns a house near the beach or shoreline, 54% of voters nationwide believe they should pay the full cost of flood and hurricane insurance. ......
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912609-24-201820180924Poll68% Say Building New Infrastructure Good for the Economy, Until You Have to Pay for It
Eighty-eight percent (88%) of voters nationwide favor a new government infrastructure program to help rebuild the nation’s highways and bridges. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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912409-24-201820180924Poll53% Say Gov't Role is Ensuring That Everyone Benefits from Economic Growth
American voters are divided as to whether the government's role in the economy is to promote economic growth or to ensure that everyone can benefit ......
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912109-23-201820180923PollOnly 11% Recognize That Largest Cause of Gun Deaths is Suicide
Nearly two-thirds (63%) of all gun-related deaths in the United States are ......
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912009-23-201820180923Poll50% Say Nurses Paid Too Little
Fifty percent (50%) of voters nationwide believe that nurses are paid too little. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 42% believe they are paid the right ......
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911909-23-201820180923Poll52% Favor Repeal of 16th Amendment to End Income Tax
When the Constitution was written, the federal government was not allowed to collect an income tax. The income tax became legal when the 16th Amendment ......
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911609-23-201820180923Poll38% Have Put Off Doc Visit Due to Cost
At some point in their life, 38% of American voters have put off a doctor's visit due to the costs involved. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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910809-21-201820180921Poll70% Say Midterm Vote Is About President Trump
Seventy percent (70%) of voters nationwide say their midterm vote will be about President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that half of these voters ......
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910609-21-201820180921Poll40% Expect GOP To Keep House Majority in November, 35% Pick Dems to Win
Following a week which most Republican strategists would like to forget, voters are actually a bit more bullish about the GOP’s chances in November. ......
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910109-21-201820180921PollGinsburg, Roberts, Sotomayor Most Popular Supreme Court Justices
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is viewed favorably by 40% of voters nationwide. That’s higher positive rating than any of her colleagues on the ......
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909809-20-201820180920PollThursday Kavanaugh Update, Numbers Still Holding Steady
The drama surrounding recent allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh continue to have limited impact on public opinion.Among those who are following the ......
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909609-20-201820180920Poll36% Don't Know That Tax Cut Was Passed Last Year
One of the challenges policy makers face in assessing public opinion stems from the fact that most Americans don't follow what happens in official Washington ......
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909409-20-201820180920Poll35% Say Best Way Feds Can Help Economy is To Cut Spending
Thirty-five percent (35%) of voters nationwide believe that the best thing the federal government could do to help the economy is to cut spending.  The Jobs ......
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909209-20-201820180920Poll48% Rate Personal Finances Good or Excellent
Forty-eight percent (48%) of voters rate their ......
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908309-19-201820180919PollVoters Underestimate Pace of Tech Change in Health Care
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide believe it will take more than five years before smartphones and apps will allow people to monitor the health of ......
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907709-18-201820180918PollAccusation Against Kavanaugh Barely Moves Public Opinion... So Far
Official Washington has been convulsed by recent allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that the accusations have ......
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907409-18-201820180918Poll63% Want Pot Legal, 60% Cigarettes
Sixty-three percent (63%) of voters believe that marijuana should be legalized and regulated like cigarettes. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that a similar number, 60%, believe ......
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906109-18-201820180918PollMueller Viewed Favorably by 38% Unfavorably by 29%
Special Counsel Robert Mueller is viewed favorably by 38% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 29%. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 38% have a favorable opinion ......
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906909-17-201820180917Poll61% Pleased With Federal Response to Hurricane Florence
Seventy-seven percent (77%) of voters nationwide followed news of Hurricane Florence, including 30% who followed it Very Closely. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 81% believe the ......
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904509-17-201820180917Poll54% Prefer Freedom; 46% An Orderly Society
To make a society function properly, there is some natural tension between promoting individual freedom and protecting an orderly society. Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters believe ......
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904609-17-201820180917Poll53% Believe Supreme Court Justices Guided By Their Own Sense of Right and Wrong
When making decisions, a majority of voters (53%) believes that Supreme Court justices pay more attention to their own perception of right and wrong rather than ......
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903709-16-201820180916Poll71% Believe Jobs & Gates Had Bigger Impact Than Last 8 Presidents Combined
Seventy-one percent (71%) of voters nationwide believe that Steve Jobs and Bill Gates have had a bigger impact on the world we live in than the ......
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902109-14-201820180914Poll58% Still Want Big Banks Broken Up
Ten years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers triggered a global financial crisis, 58% of voters nationwide still want to break up the nation's biggest banks. ......
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902009-13-201820180913Poll77% Have Favorable Opinion of Free Markets; 64% of Capitalism
Seventy-seven percent (77%) of voters nationwide have a favorable opinion of free markets. That figure includes 27% with a Very Favorable opinion.A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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901309-13-201820180913Poll54% Rate Economy As Good or Excellent; 13% Say Poor
Fifty-four percent (54%) of voters rate the ......
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899909-12-201820180912PollVoters Value Community Service More Than Political Engagement
Eighty-nine percent (89%) of voters nationwide believe that volunteering for community activities has a bigger positive impact than engaging in political campaigns. A ScottRasmussen.com survey ......
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899509-12-201820180912Poll87% Say US is a Great Nation, But...
Eighty-seven percent (87%) of voters believe the United States is a great nation and 72% believe it has always been great. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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899209-12-201820180912PollPence Viewed Favorably by 46%
Vice President Mike Pence is viewed favorably by 46% of voters nationwide, up slightly from 42% a month ago. A ......
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898609-11-201820180911PollNation Remains Divided Over Abortion
Fifty percent (50%) of voters nationwide believe that abortion should be legal either all the time or nearly all the time. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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898909-11-201820180911Poll64% Support Single-Payer Health Care, Sort Of
A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 64% of voters nationwide support the idea of a single-payer national health insurance plan where the federal government provides ......
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898409-11-201820180911PollVoters Not Sure Which Party Will Win Congress in November
While most political analysts, activists, and commentators expect the Democrats to win control of the House this year, voters aren't so sure. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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897709-10-201820180910Poll56% Believe Fitness Apps Lead to Better Health
Fifty-six percent (56%) of voters nationwide believe that apps and devices monitoring health, fitness, and diet lead to improved health. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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898109-10-201820180910Poll21% of Voters Belong to the Resistance
Twenty-one percent (21%) of Registered Voters consider themselves part of the Resistance to President Trump. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 70% of them will "Definitely" ......
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896809-10-201820180910PollOn Their Personal Top Issue, 33% Trust Democrats and 32% Trust Republicans
When considering the issue that is most important to them personally, 33% of voters trust the Democrats more than Republicans. Thirty-two percent (32%) place more trust in ......
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896209-10-201820180910Poll55% Believe Facebook Has Too Much Power
Fifty-five percent (55%) of voters nationwide believe that Facebook has too much power. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 47% said the same about Twitter (see ......
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895609-09-201820180909Poll21% Want Federal Regulation of Social Media Giants
Twenty-one percent (21%) of Registered Voters believe the federal government should impose regulations on social media companies to ensure equal opportunities for all points of view. ......
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897909-09-201820180909Poll34% Believe GOP Tax Cuts Have Helped the Economy
Thirty-four percent (34%) of voters nationwide believe that the tax cuts passed by Congress have helped the economy while 24% believe they hurt the economy. A ScottRasmussen.......
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897409-09-201820180909PollIn Health Care, Voters See Competition As Better Than Regulation
Voters have more confidence in competition than government regulation to improve the nation’s health care system.In terms of reducing cost, 51% of voters nationwide ......
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896909-09-201820180909Poll44% Believe FBI Tried to Interfere with 2016 Election
Forty-four percent (44%) of voters believe that the FBI attempted to interfere with the 2016 presidential election. Among those who believe there was attempted interference, a ScottRasmussen.......
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874609-09-201820180909PollVoters Trust Democrats on Health Care, Republicans on the Economy
Thirty-six percent (36%) of Voters trust Republicans on the economy while 27% trust the Democrats. However, on the issue of health care, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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896709-09-201820180909PollEconomy, Health Care, and Immigration Top Issues for Voters
Nineteen percent (19%) of voters nationwide say the economy is their top issue, 18% name health care, and 10% are most interested in immigration. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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896009-08-201820180908Poll43% See Congress As More Conservative Than Nation
As the fall election season gets started, 43% of Registered Voters nationwide believe that Congress is more conservative than the nation's political views. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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894509-07-201820180907Poll31% Believe Overturning Roe v. Wade Will Make Abortion Illegal
Thirty-one percent (31%) of voters incorrectly believe that abortion will be illegal if the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision is overturned.  Another 8% incorrectly believe that overturning Roe ......
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894309-07-201820180907Poll37% Believe Parents Who Brought Children to US Illegally Should Be Allowed to Remain
While there is strong support for allowing children brought into the United States illegally by their parents to remain in the U.S., the same ......
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893909-06-201820180906Poll68% Believe It's Very Important to Provide Every American With Access to Quality Health Care
Sixty-eight percent (68%) of voters believe it is Very Important to ensure that every American has access to quality health care. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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893709-06-201820180906PollKavanaugh Hearings Have Little Impact on Public Opinion
The confirmation hearings for Judge Brett Kavanaugh were contentious and generated plenty of media coverage, but had virtually no impact on public opinion.Just 27% of ......
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893009-06-201820180906Poll43% Believe Permission From Government Should Be Required to Purchase Gun
If someone wants to buy a gun, 43% of voters nationwide believe they should be required to explain to the government why they need it and ......
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891709-06-201820180906Poll61% Believe Human Activity Primary Cause of Global Warming
Sixty-one percent (61%) of voters nationwide believe that human activity is the primary cause of global warming or climate change. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found ......
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892609-05-201820180905Poll38% Believe Background Checks, Waiting Periods Will Significantly Reduce Number of Gun Deaths
Ninety-two percent (92%) of voters nationwide favor modest restrictions on the ability to purchase guns such as waiting periods and background checks. However, a ScottRasmussen.com ......
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892309-05-201820180905Poll63% Not Ready for Voting By Smartphone
Even if they could be assured that their vote would be private, secure, and valid, just 37% of Registered Voters nationwide are ready to vote by ......
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891309-05-201820180905Poll40% See Global Warming as Very Serious Problem
Forty percent (40%) of voters nationwide believe global warming or climate change is a Very Serious problem. Another 33% see it as Somewhat Serious. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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890809-05-201820180905Poll38% Say Supreme Court Has Too Much Power, 51% Say Right Amount
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide believe that the Supreme Court has too much power. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 51% believe the Justices have ......
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889709-05-201820180905Poll57% Disapprove of NFL Owners Selling Beer & Popcorn During National Anthem
Fifty-seven percent (57%) of voters nationwide disapprove of NFL owners selling concessions like beer and popcorn while the national anthem is being played. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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890309-04-201820180904PollFreedom of Speech, Right to Bear Arms, Freedom of Religion Ranked Most Important
Thirty-nine percent (39%) of voters nationwide believe Freedom of Speech is the most important right confirmed in the Bill of Rights. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey ......
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888709-04-201820180904Poll84% Believe Kavanaugh Likely to Be Confirmed
As the confirmation hearings for Judge Brett Kavanaugh begin, just 13% of voters nationwide have been following news Very Closely about the Supreme Court nominee. A ......
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888409-04-201820180904Poll84% Say U.S. Is Land of Opportunity
Eighty-four percent (84%) of voters nationwide say that the United States is a land of opportunity. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey also finds that 85% believe that, ......
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882009-04-201820180904Poll33% Believe US Offers Liberty and Justice for All
Thirty-three percent (33%) of American voters believe that the United States today truly provides liberty and justice for all. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 67% ......
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887609-03-201820180903Poll44% Favor Impeachment, Removal From Office
Forty-four percent (44%) of voters nationwide believe that President Trump should be impeached and removed from office. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey finds that 41% disagree and ......
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887109-03-201820180903Poll46% Support Universal Basic Income With Strings Attached
Forty-six percent (46%) of voters nationwide favor providing every American with a guaranteed basic income of $1,000 a month. A ScottRasmussen.com national opinion survey found that 54% ......
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885909-03-201820180903Poll61% Believe Tech Will Have Bigger Impact on Future Than Government
Sixty-one percent (61%) of voters nationwide believe that new technologies will have a bigger impact on the nation's future than policies of the federal government. A ......
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886209-03-201820180903Poll82% Favor Guaranteed Job, But Disagree on Who Should Provide It
Eighty-two percent (82%) of voters nationwide believe that everyone who is willing to work should be guaranteed a minimum wage job. A Scott Rasmussen.com national ......
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885109-03-201820180903Poll41% Fear Automation and Robots Will Lead to Mass Unemployment
Forty-one percent (41%) of voters nationwide believe that automation and robots will lead to mass unemployment. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 59% believe that ......
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884709-02-201820180902Poll45% Believe Most Businesses Treat Workers Fairly
Forty-five percent (45%) of voters nationwide believe that most businesses treat their workers fairly. A ScottRasmussen.com survey found that 55% disagree.The same survey found that 63% ......
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883909-02-201820180902Poll42% Have Favorable Opinion of Socialism, But Not Traditional Socialism
Forty-two percent (42%) of Americans have at least a somewhat favorable view of Socialism. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 59% have an unfavorable opinion.Those ......
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883509-02-201820180902Poll81% Say Spiritual Faith Important; 70% Say Same About Religion
ScottRasmussen.com conducted a split sample survey to highlight the importance of question wording on the topic of faith and religion. Five hundred Registered Voters ......
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883109-02-201820180902Poll59% Absolutely Certain God Exists
Fifty-nine percent (59%) of voters nationwide say they are Absolutely Certain God exists and another 17% who believe there is probably a God. A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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883709-01-201820180901PollSchumer Least Unpopular Congressional Leader
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is viewed favorably by 29% of voters nationwide and unfavorably by 37%. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that those numbers make ......
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881408-31-201820180831Poll67% Believe Income Inequality is Big Problem In America
Sixty-seven percent (67%) of voters nationwide believe that income inequality is at least somewhat of a big problem in the United States.  A ScottRasmussen.com national ......
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881308-31-201820180831PollVoters Are Evenly Divided on Focus of Immigration Reform
Fifty percent (50%) of voters believe that the focus of immigration reform should be on stopping illegal immigration. However, a ScottRasmussen.com nation survey found that ......
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880908-30-201820180830Poll31% Would Feel Safe in Self-Driving Car Today
Thirty-one percent (31%) of voters nationwide say they would feel safe riding in a self-driving car today. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that another 22% think ......
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879708-30-201820180830Poll51% See Legal Immigration As Good But Illegal Immigration as Bad
Most Americans see a significant difference between legal and illegal immigration. Fifty-one percent (51%) of voters believe that legal immigration is generally good for the nation ......
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873108-30-201820180830Poll64% Say Freedom More Important Than Democracy
Sixty-four percent (64%) of American voters believe that freedom is more important than democracy. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 36% take the opposite view and ......
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874808-29-201820180829PollSupreme Court Earns 60% Approval Rating
Sixty percent (60%) of voters nationwide approve of the way that the United States Supreme Court is performing its role. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey finds ......
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873608-29-201820180829Poll49% Believe Trump Is As Ethical As Most Politicians
Just 29% of voters nationwide believe President Trump is a good role model for young Americans. However, a ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 49% believe the ......
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872308-29-201820180829Poll50% Rate Economy Good or Excellent
Fifty percent (50%) of voters nationwide rate the U.S. economy as good or excellent. A ScottRasmussen.com national opinion survey finds that 34% say the economy ......
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871008-29-201820180829Poll33% Believe Clinton Would Have Won Without Russian Interference
Thirty-three percent (33%) of American voters nationwide believe that Russian interference cost Hillary Clinton the 2016 presidential election.That figure includes 63% of Democrats, 29% of Independents, and 5% of ......
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870308-29-201820180829PollVoters See Health Care, Immigration, and Gun Control as Top Issues on Supreme Court Agenda
Twenty-two percent (22%) of voters believe that Health Care is the most important issue for the Supreme Court to consider at this time. A ScottRasmussen.com ......
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871808-29-201820180829Poll30% Rate U.S Health Care System As Good or Excellent
Just 30% of American voters rate the U.S. health care system as good or excellent. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 28% give it a ......
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868308-29-201820180829Poll38% Say Congress Too Conservative, 34% Too Liberal
Thirty-eight percent (38%) of voters nationwide believe that Congress is too conservative while 34% believe it is too liberal. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 27% believe ......
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867908-29-201820180829PollScottRasmussen.com Polling Methodology
The field work for ScottRasmussen.com surveys is provided by HarrisX, a leading research company ......
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