Category: Recent Publicly Released Research

New Poll Shows Voters Have Strong Interest in Global Affairs

Voters Split on Isolationism, Concerned about Terrorism and Arab Spring News, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School – October 19, 2012 CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – October 19, 2012 –Voters in the pivotal battleground states of Ohio and Florida show strong interest in global security issues, and want to hear the candidates’ views

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2011 AAM Bipartisan National Poll

The Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM) has released the results of a wide-ranging national poll that finds strong common ground among voters across the political spectrum about the nation’s economic crisis.  Americans are united on some key issues: Voters want Washington to act on jobs, especially in manufacturing. At the same time, voters give the

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Safer Chemicals Healthy Families Survey Findings

Key Findings Environmental Groups And Their Allies Are Highly Regarded, While Chemical Companies Are Disliked Tightening Regulations On Chemicals Is An Important Item On Voters’ Agendas In Swing Districts Voters See Chemicals As A Serious Threat A Proposal For Tougher Regulations Enjoys Overwhelming, Bipartisan Support After Arguments, A Large Majority Prefer A Candidate Who Supports

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National Poll Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for Plan to Expand Electric Vehicles

WASHINGTON – The Electrification Coalition (EC) today released the results of a national poll that showed across-the-board support for electric vehicles and the Coalition’s plan—reflected in recent bipartisan legislation—to deploy them. “The results of this poll surprised even us,” EC President Robbie Diamond said. “Regardless of party affiliation, the American people are in favor of

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National Survey on Skilled Nursing Facilities

The nursing home and skilled nursing facility brands are quite strong, as are most actors in the healthcare system. Voters, across every demographic group, overwhelmingly oppose cuts in funding for these facilities, even in the name of balanced budgets. Moreover, in an anti-incumbent political environment, voters are hostile to legislators at the federal or state

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Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids West Virginia Statewide Survey Analysis

Support For A One Dollar Tobacco Tax Increase Is Both Broad And DeepA substantial majority of West Virginia voters favor a $1 per pack increase in the state tobacco tax as part of an effort to reduce tobacco use, particularly among kids, and reduce the state’s budget shortfall. Nearlytwo-thirds (63%) favor such a tax increase,

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American Security Project National Survey on Global Warming

A new poll commissioned by the American Security Project (ASP) recently revealed that Americans believe that climate change is real, is caused by humans, and constitutes a serious threat to both our economy and our national security. The poll was done by the Mellman Group and represents the findings of a national survey of 800

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