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Behind the Numbers: July, 2011

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 07/14/2011

Poll Watchers: Pew Global poll, blame for default, unemployment, mood of the country

A summary of daily polling: Pew Global poll, blame for default, unemployment, mood of the country.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:06 PM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  International polls, Federal Budget Deficit

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Poll Watchers: Obama approval, Iowa GOP poll, smartphones, space shuttle

A summary of daily polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  12:29 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Barack Obama, GOP nomination

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 06/27/2011

Poll Watchers: Iowa GOP caucus, debt limit update, Supreme Court wrap-up, confidence in newspapers

A summary of daily polling.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:07 PM ET, 06/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  GOP nomination, Supreme Court, Federal Budget Deficit

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 06/06/2011

Poll: Support for the war in Afghanistan grows

Support for the Afghan war rebounds in a new Washington Post-ABC News poll, probably a result of the targeted killing of Osama bin Laden.

By Scott Clement  |  06:13 PM ET, 06/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Afghanistan

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 06/02/2011

Poll Watchers: Twitter, Israel and Palestinians, Newt Gingrich

A summary of daily polling.

By Scott Clement  |  12:41 PM ET, 06/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  GOP nomination

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 06/01/2011

Poll: Reactions to the Republican candidates – Not impressed

“Unimpressed.” “Disappointing.” “Weak.” Those are the leading reactions to the crop of potential candidates for the GOP presidential nomination. 

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:00 PM ET, 06/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  GOP nomination

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 05/31/2011

Poll Watchers: John Boehner, Mark Zuckerberg and Obama approval

A summary of daily polling.

By Scott Clement  |  01:35 PM ET, 05/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Barack Obama, Congress, Presidential Approval

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 05/27/2011

Poll Watchers: Rick Perry for president, Wall Street Republicans

A summary of daily polling.

By Scott Clement  |  02:29 PM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 polls

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/26/2011

Poll Watchers: The changing GOP field, New Hampshire primary, Florida warms to Obama, Medicaid and politics

A summary of daily polling.

By Scott Clement  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 polls, Barack Obama, Health care

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 05/25/2011

Poll: Republicans fear more debt, Democrats fear default

A new Post-Pew poll released Tuesday finds concerns about raising the debt limit running two ways.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  10:42 AM ET, 05/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Congress, Economy, Federal Budget Deficit

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 05/24/2011

Poll Watchers: New York special election, New Hampshire primary, gas prices

A summary of daily polling in New York’s special election and the New Hampshire primary.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:07 PM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  GOP nomination, Congress

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 05/19/2011

Poll Watchers: Americans have strongly negative view of Pakistan

A vast majority of Americans say Pakistan is not a strong ally in the war on terrorism and want to cut funding there, according to a new Fox News poll.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:27 PM ET, 05/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Afghanistan, International polls

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 05/18/2011

New polls value a college degree

Despite worries about the country’s higher educational apparatus, most recent graduates see their degrees as valuable.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  04:23 PM ET, 05/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 05/17/2011

Poll Watchers: Republican primary positioning, U.S. strength in the world and vacation plans

A summary of daily polling

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  11:57 AM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 polls, GOP nomination

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 05/16/2011

Poll Watchers: Public attitudes about the debt ceiling, the value of college, economy as the top problem and accepting homosexuality

Public attitudes about the debt ceiling, the economy as the nation’s top problem and accepting homosexuality.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  01:24 PM ET, 05/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 05/10/2011

Washington Post Virginia poll: gay marriage vs. gay adoption

By a 20 point margin, Virginia adults think it should be legal for gay and lesbian couples to adopt a child in the state. But they are much more closely divided on the question of gay marriage.

By Peyton M. Craighill  |  03:40 PM ET, 05/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Virginia

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 05/05/2011

Poll: Number of ‘birthers’ plummets

The number of “birthers” in the U.S. is sliced in half following the release of Barack Obama’s long-form birth certificate, according to a new Washington Post poll.

By Jon Cohen  |  10:28 AM ET, 05/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Barack Obama

 

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