The public says “no thanks” to the House Republican budget’s approach to growing the economy, writes Ruy Teixeira.
All the Affordable Care Act’s provisions besides the individual mandate score high with the public, observes Ruy Teixeira.
The American public doesn’t share conservatives’ appetite for repeal of the Affordable Care Act, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Ruy Teixeira anticipates a less than favorable reaction to Rep. Paul Ryan’s federal budget based on the polls.
Ruy Teixeira finds that a majority in both nations are wary of the saber rattling by conservatives in their own countries for a military strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities.
Ruy Teixeira finds that Hispanic support for President Obama in 2012 may well replicate or even exceed the support he received from these voters in 2008.
The public thinks the economic stimulus plan and bailouts for General Motors and Chrysler worked, writes Ruy Teixeira.
A recent poll shows the public favors trimming the military budget and increasing taxes on the rich to help bring the federal budget into balance, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Ruy Teixeira finds strong public backing for the federal requirement that insurance plans cover the full cost of birth control for women.
The public approves of plans the president laid out in his State of the Union address to keep powerful institutions accountable and responsible, writes Ruy Teixeira.
The public clearly wants the payroll tax cut extended to the end of the year, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Ruy Teixeira looks at a just-released poll showing that Americans think wealthy citizens should pay their fair share.
Conservatives need to pay closer attention to the opinions of most Americans who believe our economic system is unfair, writes Ruy Teixeira.
Los conservadores son alérgicos a las conversaciones sobre la desigualdad económica. Según ellos, esa conversación no es más que una " lucha de clases," provocando a los estadounidenses a que se pongan contra ellos cuyo único crimen ha sido tener éxito y crear empleos. Sin embargo, el público no está de acuerdo.
The public is well aware of the inequality in our society, writes Ruy Teixeira.