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Gallup: Americans still love Israel, a lot

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 23, 2015 at 10:37am 2/23/2015 at 10:37am

In the various speeches I’ve given since the summer Gaza conflict, I’ve predicted that the conflict would not move the public opinion needle much, if at all. That, despite snap surveys over the summer which suggested potential weakening of support.

I also point out that some college campuses are anti-Israel bubbles, not...

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Gallup shocker: Obama approval rating cracks 50%

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 4:24pm 2/18/2015 at 4:24pm

By all accounts, this Administration seems to be having a hard time keeping its head above water—so why are its polling numbers improving?

A Gallup poll released today reveals that, for all his troubles, President Obama has managed to force his personal approval rating back over the 50% mark, with 51%...

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Gallup: Americans Skeptical of New Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 7:40pm 1/14/2015 at 7:40pm

Republicans may have just executed a historical midterm coup, but the American people are still skeptical about the new Congress’ ability to rebuild trust with the American people.

The 113th Congress was famously divided—and famously unpopular. It ended 2014 with its approval rating bottomed out at 16%. A new poll conducted...

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What’s your top priority in 2016? Let this poll help you pick!

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 10:30am 1/3/2015 at 10:30am

Between the President’s executive orders, a spiraling health care delivery infrastructure, and a bloated welfare state, candidates gearing up for a run in 2016 have no shortage of material for stump speeches and e-mail blasts.

But, as anyone who has looked at the data from previous cycles knows, some issues move...

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Gallup: Support for stricter gun laws drops

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 3, 2014 at 8:30am 11/3/2014 at 8:30am
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Gallup’s latest gun rights-themed poll shows that by and large, Americans haven’t been swayed by high-profile shootings into ceding their Second Amendment rights.

In the wake of the 2012 shootings at Newtown, 58% of Americans polled said they favored stricter laws governing gun ownership; since then, however, that number has dropped...

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Gallup: Americans Still Don’t Like Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 27, 2014 at 7:30am 10/27/2014 at 7:30am
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Candidates have been criss-crossing their respective districts for well over a year now, laying out their platforms and making promises about how they’ll bring change to the offices they hope to hold.

But judging by Gallup’s latest poll, Americans aren’t necessarily buying what their potential representatives are selling. With just days...

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Gallup: GOP Leads on Top Issues

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 8:30am 10/14/2014 at 8:30am

Any reasonable person keeping up with the news cycle knows that Democratic leadership doesn’t inspire much confidence in the American people. Legislation dies in the Senate at the hands of a petulant majority leader; both the IRS and the DOJ have come under fire for targeting Americans based on political affiliation;...

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Gallup Poll Suggests Low Voter Turnout, but Republican Advantage

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 2:06pm 10/9/2014 at 2:06pm

A new Gallup Poll suggests that candidates and party officials should brace themselves for low voter turnout during the 2014 midterms.

This new data shows that voters are less motivated, less excited, and less interested in this year’s election than they have been in the past. Because there is a positive...

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Gallup: Majority says gov’t “trying to do too many things

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 11:38am 9/30/2014 at 11:38am

A recent Gallup poll shows that Americans are fairly evenly divided in their beliefs about the proper roll of government. When asked to rate their preference on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 meaning the respondent prefers limited government, and 5 meaning the respondent prefers a government that takes active...

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Gallup: America Doesn’t Trust Washington

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 15, 2014 at 2:34pm 9/15/2014 at 2:34pm

Gallup’s new poll on Americans’ level of trust in our three branches of government has revealed exactly what you would expect: they don’t.

We already know that likely voters, for the most part (but just barely,) have some idea of who controls the House and the Senate, but this new poll from...

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