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 […]

Election Matters: The Veepstakes and Immigration

Election Matters: The Veepstakes and Immigration

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Rubio and Portman Unknown to Over Half of Americans

Rubio and Portman Unknown to Over Half of Americans

PRINCETON, NJ — Less than half of Americans know enough about Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Ohio Sen. Rob Portman — two possible candidates for the Republican vice presidential nomination — to have an opinion about them. Among those who do have an opinion, Rubio is viewed more favorably than unfavorably, while Portman’s image is mixed. As the presidential campaign moves into the summer months, presumed Republican nominee Mitt Romney’s […]