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Nation Jan 29Most Americans think the nation is on the wrong track, poll shows
Seventy percent of Americans say the United states is headed the wrong direction, up from 59 percent in December.
Nation Jan 22Most Americans say weather disasters shifted their views on climate change
A new poll finds 74 percent of Americans say extreme weather in the past five years — hurricanes, droughts, floods and heat waves — has influenced their opinions about climate change.
Politics Dec 31Veterans’ support for Trump strong, poll shows
Nearly 6 in 10 military veterans voted for Republican candidates in the November midterm elections, and a similar majority had positive views of President Donald Trump's leadership. But women, the fastest growing demographic group in the military, are defying that…
Politics Dec 21Nearly 6 in 10 say Trump impeded Russia probe, poll says
A majority of Americans say they believe President Donald Trump has tried to obstruct the investigation into his campaign's ties to Russia, though the public is divided on whether he should be removed from office if he's found to have…
Politics Aug 29Many indifferent to Brett Kavanaugh nomination, poll finds
Does Brett Kavanaugh belong on the Supreme Court? It's a question that may be consuming Washington, but one that elicits a shrug from many Americans.
Politics Aug 24Americans harbor doubts about Trump’s tariffs, poll finds
Fewer than half of Americans expect President Donald Trump's tariffs to do much to help the U.S. economy, but their widespread unpopularity hasn't led most Republicans to stray from supporting the president's trade policy as the 2018 midterm elections approach.
Politics Jun 22Most Americans oppose presidential self-pardons, poll finds
Democrats and Republicans agree presidents should not pardon themselves. And if the nation's chief executive ever does so, majorities of Americans in both parties believe Congress should impeach that president.
World Jun 21Most Americans approve of how Trump handled North Korea, new poll finds
It's a change in opinion that comes after the president's historic summit with Kim Jong Un.
Health May 15Young adults feel stress of long-term care, poll finds
Most young adults haven't given much thought to their own needs as they get older, but a significant number are already providing long-term care for older loved ones, according to a new poll.
Nation Apr 23More than half of Americans support pay raises for teachers, poll finds
Americans overwhelmingly believe teachers don't make enough money, and half say they'd support paying higher taxes to give educators a raise.