they must have skipped civics class

(If a new Gallup poll is to be believed, many of us did.) As you surely know, he is the now-suspended chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court who, two years ago, surreptitiously installed a granite monument to the Ten Commandments in the rotunda of the state judicial building. ..

millennials in adulthood

In a 1974 Gallup survey, only about half of adults under the age of 30 said they had “quite a lot” of confidence in America’s future, compared with seven-in-ten of those ages 30 and older.8 . ... Gallup survey, March 29-April 1, 1974. Question: “How much confidence do you have in..

chapter 2: equal treatment for men and women

When the Gallup Organization asked this question in 1993, only 23% said society generally treats men and women equally, and 62% said society favors men over women.27 . ... In the 1993 Gallup question, respondents were asked whether “society generally favors men and women equally, or does..

“nones” on the rise

In addition, the percentage of Americans who say the Bible should be taken literally has fallen in Gallup polls from an average of about 38% of the public in the late 1970s and early 1980s to an average of 31% since.9 And based on analysis of GSS data, Mark Chaves of Duke University has found that..

section 4: anger and distrust in government

Across all updates of this question over the past 53 years by ANES, Gallup, ABC Washington Post, CBS New York Times, CNN and Pew Research Center, the low mark for trust government is 17%, measured by CBS and New York Times October 2008 and by Gallup June 1994.. ..

section 1: trust in government 1958-2010

In 1979, Gallup found just 19% of Americans satisfied with the way things were going in the country, and public trust in government was at 29% that year. ... Gallup polls found satisfaction with the state of the nation falling from 66% to 14% between February 1991 and June 1992. ..

el salvador perspectives

CID-Gallup released the results of recent polling of Salvadorans concerning their preferences for president. ... Bukele's results have increased four percentage points since the last Gallup poll in May 2018, while the other two major candidates have remained flat. . 70% of voters say they..

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