Americans want their leaders to be willing to meet with leaders of hostile or unfriendly countries to the US, but they also view preventing the spread of nuclear weapons as a very important foreign policy goal. They say the nuclear program in Iran, a country that most view as unfriendly or an enemy, is a ‘critical threat’ to the US.
The November issue of AEI’s Political Report provides a comprehensive picture of what voters had to say on Election Day, featuring exit-poll data from national House races since 1986.
What do the November election results mean for Congress and the 2016 presidential race? Seasoned political scholars give us their take in an election analysis you cannot afford to miss.
The President needs to decide how to work with the GOP majority in congress. President Obama’s low approval ratings also may have affected the general public’s view of the democratic party.
While the likelihood of the Republican party taking the Senate is growing, a Democratic campaign is struggling to catch up. The Des Moines Register’s final poll on Iowa’s Senate race shows Republican Joni Ernst up seven points over Democrat Bruce Braley.
The permanent campaign is a permanent fixture of our politics. Like the candidates, the pollsters will be judged by who wins and loses – on Election Day 2016.
The midterm race and generic ballot may be tightening. The general public is disappointed in both parties, and is looking for change. The majority of Americans are dissatisfied or angry about the way that the federal government is working.
Seasoned political scholars analyze the latest developments in the midterm election cycle and tell us what to watch for on and after election night.
Seventy-percent of Americans still think most people are better off under a free-market system. That compares to 63% for the average advanced economy.
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With the November 2014 elections only a few weeks away, this AEI Special Poll Report takes a look at long public opinion trends on health care and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as election issues.