Public Opinion

GOP hoping voters open to warnings of Democrats' socialism

Apr 29, 2019

Republicans hope voters will be open to warnings that Democrats want to push the U.S. toward socialism, but interviews with Coloradans show socialism isn't now a top-of-mind concern

AP-NORC Poll: Democrats are trusted more on health care

Apr 26, 2019

AP-NORC Poll: Democrats head into 2020 with a big edge as they're trusted more than Republicans to handle health care

The Latest: Granted asylum requests dropped in EU in 2018

Apr 25, 2019

The European Union's statistics agency says more than 300,000 people were granted asylum within the bloc last year, a drop of almost 40 percent from 2017

Study finds Germans increasingly hostile to asylum-seekers

Apr 25, 2019

A study has found that Germans are increasingly hostile toward asylum-seekers, whereas prejudices toward other minorities such as homeless or gay people has declined

Poll: Americans split on college admissions fairness

Apr 24, 2019

Many Americans believe the college admissions process puts too much emphasis on wealth, family ties and athletic ability

Israeli election may have dimmed hopes for 2-state solution

Apr 21, 2019

After Netanyahu's victory in Israeli elections, hopes dim for 2-state solution with Palestinians

Ukraine quiet ahead of presidential election

Apr 20, 2019

Ahead of Sunday's hotly contested presidential election, Ukraine is observing a so-called "day of silence" in which campaigning is forbidden

Poll: Church membership in US plummets over past 20 years

Apr 18, 2019

Gallup poll: The percentage of US adults who belong to a church or other religious institution has plunged by 20 percentage points over the past two decades, hitting a low of 50% last year

Some polls show parents' growing fears of dangers at school

Apr 17, 2019

Twenty years after the deadly attack at Columbine High School, polls consistently capture growing fears among American parents that their children face imminent danger whenever they go to school

AP-NORC Poll: Many want Congress to probe Trump-Russia

Apr 17, 2019

Many Americans aren't ready to clear President Donald Trump in the Russia investigation, according to a new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research

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