In a recent NBC-WSJ poll, conducted April 23-27, 54% of Americans agreed and 43% disagreed with the following statement: “Because of the widening gap between the incomes of the wealthy and everyone else,read more
On behalf of NBC News, Public Opinion Strategies and Hart Research Associates conducted a survey May 7-10, 2014. The survey, found here,read more
A post earlier this week showed Independents are very supportive of Congressional Republican candidates and have made major gains since the government shutdown in October 2013.read more
According to the last five national exit polls, when a majority of Independents vote for Congressional candidates from one party, that party controls Congress.
Independents helped to flip the House of Representatives to Democrats in 2006 and they helped flip the House back to Republicans in 2010.read more
The NBC-WSJ March 2014 survey is out and can be found here. Below are ten key findings from the data.
- The public mood remains negative.