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Behind the Numbers: May, 2011

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 05/11/2011

Poll Watchers: Public views post-Osama bin Laden

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:03 PM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Afghanistan, Barack Obama

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 04/29/2011

Poll Watchers: Tea party unfavorable, cutting the debt, GOP 2012 and the Royal Wedding

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:53 AM ET, 04/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Barack Obama, Federal Budget Deficit, GOP nomination

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/28/2011

Poll Watchers: Health care and the deficit, consumer confidence, Title IX and polling Hispanics

A daily round-up of public polling, including health care and the deficit, consumer confidence, Title IX and polling Hispanics.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Federal Budget Deficit, Immigration

Posted at 10:00 PM ET, 04/26/2011

More deficit concern, less hope about solving problem, Washington Post-Pew Research Center poll finds

There’s broad public skepticism that the U.S. will be able to significantly reduce the budget deficit over the next five years.

By Jon Cohen and Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:00 PM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Federal Budget Deficit

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/26/2011

Poll Watchers: Egypt, baby boomers, the Royal Wedding and Haley Barbour

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 polls, GOP nomination

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 04/25/2011

Poll Watchers: How many Americans support Medicare cuts?

Two polls last week reported very different public reactions to cutting spending on Medicare. In one released Friday by CBS News and The New York Times, less than half — 45 percent — said they were unwilling to cut Medicare to reduce the deficit. But a Washington Post-ABC News poll earlier in the week showed 78 percent opposed to “cutting spending on Medicare” for a similar purpose. What gives?

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:40 AM ET, 04/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Federal Budget Deficit, Health care

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/15/2011

Poll Watchers: Redistributing wealth, anger with taxes, tax deductions and Andrew Cuomo

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/14/2011

Poll Watchers: Most important problem, tax time, Libya, mood of the country, Barry Bonds

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Federal Budget Deficit, Barack Obama

Posted at 07:34 AM ET, 04/12/2011

Top word for near-shutdown: Ridiculous

“Ridiculous,” “disgusting” and “messy” top the list of descriptors, with the majority having something negative to say, according to new Post-Pew poll.

By Jon Cohen and Peyton M. Craighill  |  07:34 AM ET, 04/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/11/2011

Poll Watchers: Obama and the budget debate, health care reform

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Barack Obama, Federal Budget Deficit, Health care

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/11/2011

Poll Watchers: Budget debate fallout, Trump bump, Civil War continued and Mitt Romney

A daily round-up of national public opinion polling

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Congress, Federal Budget Deficit, 2012 polls, GOP nomination

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 04/11/2011

Poll Watchers: The South and the Civil War, Tea Party popularity, who’s got the power, health care and nuclear energy

A daily round-up of public polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:57 AM ET, 04/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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