Poll: Most Registered Voters In Calif. Support Federal Health Care Overhaul

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SACRAMENTO — A new poll finds that Californians support the federal health care overhaul but many don’t think it will affect them. The Field Poll published Monday found that 54 percent of registered voters support the Affordable Care Act and 37 percent oppose it. Support has grown since last year in a state which has […]

Poll: Voter ID Support Strongest in Those with Negative Attitudes Toward Blacks

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MEMPHIS – Support for voter identification laws is strongest among Americans who harbor negative sentiments toward African Americans is a key revelation in a new National Agenda Opinion Poll by the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication. Voter ID laws require individuals to show government issued identification when they vote. The survey findings support […]

Attitudes on Economic Issues All Show Positive Trend

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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

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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. […]