Number of the Day: 46%KATU (Portland, OR) – By the middle of 2019, 46% of all phone calls will be spam robocalls. By the end of 2019, more than half of all calls will be spam.
Pulse of America: Covington StudentsWLUK (Green Bay, WI) – Polling shows voters are pretty evenly split about the incident between students & Native Americans at the National Mall.
Number of the Day: 14,661WDSI (Chattanooga, TN) – In 2018, pilots reported 14,661 collisions between birds and aircraft. That works out to an average of 40 per day.
Socialism Viewed Unfavorably By MostKBVU (Eureka, CA) – A survey last fall by Scott found more than 6 in 10 Americans hold an unfavorable view of socialism.
Number of the Day: 90%KATV (Little Rock, AK) – 90% of U.S.-born Hispanics speak English very well. This number is up dramatically from 72% in 1980.
Florida’s Rating of the EconomyWPEC (West Palm Beach, FL) – Prior to the State of the Union, Scott spoke to Floridians, asking how they would rate the state of the economy.
Number of the Day: 23%KTVM (Butte, MT) – Just 23% of voters actually think their own representative in Congress is the best person for the job.
Is Technology Making Us More Lonely?WCHS (Charleston, WV) – Technology is supposed to connect us to one another, but is it actually making us more lonely?
Number of the Day: $7.2 BillionWCYB (Tri-Cities, TN) – It will cost $7.2 billion to build a private railroad service that will connect Las Vegas to southern California and Orlando to Tampa.