The public is clearly open to seeing taxes rise on the affluent, writes Ruy Teixeira.
New polls show a majority wants to keep the law intact or expand certain provisions, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Ruy Teixeira explains that the American public doesn’t share conservatives’ blasé attitude about outsourcing.
Ruy Teixeira finds a highly favorable response to the president’s decision two weeks ago to stop deporting some undocumented immigrants.
Americans believe economic inequality is getting worse, writes Ruy Teixeira.
The public and conservatives are in opposing camps on regulation according to a new Pew survey, writes Ruy Teixeira.
The latest Kaiser Health Tracking poll shows the public wants to keep the Affordable Care Act as is or expand it instead of repealing it, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Americans’ support for legalizing same-sex marriage has reached its highest level yet, writes Ruy Teixeira.
No longer should the Mountain West region be considered a reliably conservative and Republican area; it is now the new swing region of the country, writes Ruy Teixeira.
College-age voters are tired of our economic system favoring the wealthy, and their views contrast sharply with conservative ideology, writes Ruy Teixeira.
The bad economy hasn’t turned the public off to protecting the environment, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Conservatives are still trying to stir up the culture wars, writes Ruy Teixeira, but they’re not likely to find a receptive public.
The public absolutely wants to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and take other steps to combat climate change, writes Ruy Teixeira.
The public has its own ideas for growing the economy that contrast sharply with conservative prescriptions, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Americans want an even economic playing field, writes Ruy Teixeira.