Obamacare. Same-sex marriage. Race relations and President Obama. Trade. The Patriot Act. The 2016 Campaign. Summer is here, and the June issue of AEI’s Political Report assesses the latest polls on the hottest topics in the news.
Polling provides useful information, but information whose reliability is often ephemeral and increasingly, it seems, limited. Good luck to British and other pollsters in the continuing struggle to get it right.
A close look at how the Conservatives won so many marginal seats, the polls, and the youngest member of Parliament.
Although it is early to speculate about exactly what went wrong with the British polls this year, here are some possible explanations.
The Conservative victory in Great Britain shows that, once again, the appeal of economic redistribution and the opposition to “austerity” have been overestimated. Maybe that’s a lesson for America too.
If one looks closely at Indian-Americans, they could actually be a natural fit for the Republican Party for three important reasons.
The lesson of Michigan’s latest tax-hike fight isn’t merely a corrective for mistaken reporters buying into conventional wisdom. More important, Proposal 1 should be a lesson for Republicans going forward.
Do Americans think income inequality is a problem? The short answer is yes, and the May issue of AEI’s Political Report takes a close look at what the polls show.