republican primary

Obama Wins on Empathy, Romney on Ability to Manage Government

Obama Wins on Empathy, Romney on Ability to Manage Government

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Hispanic Voters Put Other Issues Before Immigration

Hispanic Voters Put Other Issues Before Immigration

PRINCETON, NJ — U.S. Hispanics prioritize immigration, healthcare, and unemployment to equal degrees, according to a new USA Today/Gallup poll asking about the importance of six national policy issues. Twenty percent of Hispanics each mention one of the top three issues as mattering most to them, while 17% name economic growth, 11% name the gap between the rich and poor, and 7% name the federal budget deficit. Hispanic registered voters, […]

Atheists, Muslims See Most Bias as Presidential Candidates

Atheists, Muslims See Most Bias as Presidential Candidates

PRINCETON, NJ — While more than nine in 10 Americans would vote for a presidential candidate who is black, a woman, Catholic, Hispanic, or Jewish, significantly smaller percentages would vote for one who is an atheist (54%) or Muslim (58%). Americans’ willingness to vote for a Mormon (80%) or gay or lesbian (68%) candidate falls between these two extremes. The results are based on a June 7-10 Gallup poll, updating […]

Nearly One in Five Americans Would Not Vote for a Mormon Presidential Candidate

Nearly One in Five Americans Would Not Vote for a Mormon Presidential Candidate

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Bias Against a Mormon Presidential Candidate Same as in 1967

Bias Against a Mormon Presidential Candidate Same as in 1967

PRINCETON, NJ — Eighteen percent of Americans say they would not vote for a well-qualified presidential candidate who happens to be a Mormon, virtually the same as the 17% who held this attitude in 1967. The exact percentage of Americans who resist the idea of voting for a Mormon has varied slightly over the eight times Gallup has asked the question, typically when a Mormon was running for president, including […]