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Pro-abortion rights demonstrators march in Washington, D.C., on May 14. While most U.S. adults favor some restrictions on abortion, according to our new poll, most also say they do not support overturning Roe v. Wade. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Pro-abortion rights demonstrators march in Washington, D.C., on May 14. […]

Just 14% of Americans say they’re either excited (4%) or optimistic (10%) about the way things are going in the country, with 65% calling themselves concerned and another 21% saying they’re scared. Only about one-quarter, 23%, call themselves “fired up” about politics, with 53% describing themselves as burned out. And roughly one-third, 32%, say they […]

That pessimism also reflects on President Joe Biden, whose ratings for handling the economy remain sharply negative. A majority of US adults say his policies have hurt the economy, and 8 in 10 say the government isn’t doing enough to combat inflation. Only 23% rate economic conditions as even somewhat good, down from 37% in […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of U.S. adults say misinformation around Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is a major problem, and they largely fault the Russian government for spreading those falsehoods. A new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research shows 61% of Americans say the spread of misinformation about the war is […]

U.S. dollar notes are seen in front of a stock graph in this November 7, 2016 picture illustration. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JOHANNESBURG/BENGALURU, April 8 (Reuters) – Most emerging market currencies will continue to struggle against the mighty dollar over the coming year as the U.S . […]

Text size People shop in a store in New York City. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Roughly one in five Americans believe inflation is the most important problem facing the U.S. today, according to a monthly Gallup poll. The poll, released on Tuesday, indicated that 17% of Americans rated the high cost of living as […]

With a vote on a bill to federally legalize marijuana set for House floor consideration this week, lawmakers on Thursday released a report on the legislation that effectively previews the partisan debate to come, with the majority and minority leaders of a key committee making their arguments for and against the reform. The 483-page report […]

The poll was taken March 18 to 22, just before the president set off on a trip to Europe where he went off-script to say Vladimir Putin ‘cannot remain in power’ on Saturday President Joe Biden’s job approval rating dropped even lower this month, according to a new poll released on Sunday, as a staggering […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are starkly divided by race on the importance of President Joe Biden’s promise to nominate a Black woman to the Supreme Court, with white Americans far less likely to be highly enthusiastic about the idea than Black Americans — and especially Black women. That’s according to a new poll from The […]

In October, 26 percent of them said it is “very likely,” a six-point drop from 2018, when 32 percent answered “very likely.” Meanwhile, the share of Americans who answered “not too likely” in 2021 grew to 21 percent, compared to 16 percent in 2018. Source link

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