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Politics Aug 26Trump’s low approval ratings set an unwanted record
Plunging into undesirably uncharted territory, Trump is setting records with his dismally low approval ratings, including the lowest mark ever for a president in his first year.
Politics Jul 19Americans want lawmakers to revise ‘Obamacare,’ not kill it, poll says
Americans overwhelmingly want lawmakers of both parties to work out health care changes, with only 13 percent supporting Republican moves to repeal "Obamacare."…
Nation Apr 10The health care debate has shifted to the GOP — and most people don’t like what they see, poll says
Even among rank-and-file Republicans, there's opposition to cuts to Medicaid and changes that would let insurers charge higher premiums to older adults.
Nation Apr 06Six out of 10 Americans oppose funding for border wall, poll says
Trump's spending plans are facing their first test on Capitol Hill, as lawmakers debate his request for $30 billion for an immediate cash infusion for the military and $3 billion for additional border security, including a $1 billion down payment…
Politics Mar 29Poll: Americans dislike GOP’s, Trump’s plan on health care
Sixty-two percent of Americans turned thumbs down on Trump's handling of health care during the initial weeks of his presidency, according to a poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. Of the six health coverage changes the…
Politics Aug 05Most young whites think Clinton knowingly broke law, poll finds
Young Americans are divided over Hillary Clinton's handling of her email account while she was secretary of state, with most young whites saying she intentionally broke the law and young people of color more likely to give Clinton the benefit…
Politics Feb 27Exit poll: African Americans drove Clinton’s primary victory
An exit poll released Saturday following South Carolina's Democratic primary showed African American voters helped drive Hillary Clinton victory, while women also favored the former Secretary of State.
Politics Feb 21The top issues influencing voters in South Carolina and Nevada
The top issues named by caucus-goers in Nevada were the economy, followed by income inequality and then health care.
Economy Feb 20Poll shows income gap, Wall Street major issues for Democrats
A poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research shows that most Democrats consider income inequality a very important issue and half of them think tougher regulations of the financial markets imposed after the 2008 financial crisis did…
Nation Dec 18Majority of Americans favor path to citizenship
WASHINGTON — More Americans favor than oppose a pathway to citizenship for immigrants who are living in the United States illegally, a new Associated Press-GfK poll shows.