Attitudes on Economic Issues All Show Positive Trend


NEW YORK – The economy and jobs continue to be two of the more important issues driving the national political debate. But the general feeling about how things are going seems to be getting better according to a number of different indicators. First, looking at President Obama’s handling of the economy, one-third of Americans (32%) […]

Poll: Sales Tax Hike Will Be Challenge For Brown


SACRAMENTO – More than two-thirds of California’s likely voters say they favor Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposed ballot initiative to raise taxes as a way to stabilize state finances, but a near equal proportion say they strongly disagree with a key element of that plan, raising the statewide sales tax, according to a poll released Tuesday. […]