McInturff-Harrington Morning Consult Column (9-3-14): Monitoring Public Opinion About The ACA
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McInturff-Harrington Morning Consult Column (9-3-14): Monitoring Public Opinion About The ACA

In our last column we noted that attitudes about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) had been remarkably stable and negative over time. The recently released Kaiser Health Tracking July Poll shows adults continue to have an unfavorable impression of the ACA. Notably, for only the second time in Kaiser’s tracking, more than half of adults […]

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America’s Political Barometer

There is no special insight in saying the American electorate is deeply unhappy with our political leadership, the economy, and the direction of the country. But, as pollsters, we do keep looking to find new and insightful ways to measure this discontent and compare it across time. Even after a decade of a plurality to […]

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McInturff-Harrington Morning Consult Column (6-6-14): Impact of the ACA on the 2014 Congressional Elections

Despite the varying news climate over time, attitudes about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have been remarkably stable. National surveys from NBC/WSJ, Kaiser Family Foundation, and Washington Post-ABC News consistently show that voters have a net negative opinion about the health care law regardless of the scale used to measure attitudes (Good Idea/Bad Idea, Favorable/Unfavorable, […]

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Numbers For Democrats From April’s NBC-WSJ: Better Than A Month Ago, But Still Cruisin’ For A Bruisin’

According to the latest NBC-WSJ poll conducted April 23-27, 2014, overall results are worse for the president and Democrats than the comparable findings on the last weekend heading into the 2010 election on five of six key national measures including: Direction of the country; Presidential job approval overall; Presidential job approval among whites; Congressional Preference; […]

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Our Happy Holidays Slide Deck

We think you would enjoy what passes for a holiday card, pollster style–our holiday slide deck of good cheer! The deck serves as a vibrant  reminder of the crazy quilt of American public opinion and answers the great questions of our time such as: I know being president is hard, but I wonder what God’s […]

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