Articles Tagged 'Gallup'
New low: Gallup poll says only 52% are ‘extremely proud’ to be Americans
Only 52 percent of U.S. adults say they are “extremely proud” to be Americans in the latest Gallup poll, representing a new low in the… READ MORE
67% OF DEMS SAY GOVT — SHOULD DO MORE
By Frank Newport, Gallup
PRINCETON, NJ — A majority of Americans (54%) continue to believe the government is trying to do too many things that should be left to individuals and businesses, although that is down from the record high of 61% earlier this summer. About four in 10 Americans (39%) say the government should do more to solve the… READ MORE
Gallup poll: ‘Pro-choice’ at a record low
By theÂ CNN Wire Staff (CNN)
Â — The percentage of Americans who self-identify as favoring abortion rights has hit a record low of 41%, while those who consider themselves “pro-life” reached 50%, according to a new Gallup poll released Wednesday.
The prior record low for people who considered themselves “pro-choice” was 42% in 2009; that year 51% identified themselves… READ MORE
Swing states’ poll: Big challenges loom for Obama, Romney
By Susan Page, USA TODAY
The first USA TODAY/Gallup Swing States Poll since theGOPÂ settled on a presumptive nominee shows big challenges for each side:Â Mitt RomneyÂ in generating enthusiasm and a personal connection with his supporters, andÂ Barack ObamaÂ in convincing Americans he should be trusted to manage a fragile economy.
The president and the former Massachusetts governor start… READ MORE
PACK YOUR BAGS: CONGRESS CONFIDENCE AT 11%
by Lydia Saad, Gallup Organization
PRINCETON, NJ — Gallup’s 2010 Confidence in Institutions poll finds Congress ranking dead last out of the 16 institutions rated… READ MORE
Americans Favor Confirming Kagan to High Court, 44% to 34%
by Jeffrey M. Jones, GALLUP Organization
PRINCETON, NJ — More Americans want the Senate to vote for rather than against Elena Kagan’s nomination to the … READ MORE