Category Archives: Polling

Trump’s favorability numbers rising rapidly, GOP now has advantage on “generic” candidate

Pro-life President Donald Trump

By Dave Andrusko There are some advantages to having been around the block a few times and one of them is that you never, ever get caught up in numbers months out from a political election. Thus,

Irish Media totally misrepresents abortion poll results

By Dave Andrusko I write for a living and have for a long, long time. I have not seen many cheesier examples of hiding behind bogus excuses than what I read today in the Irish Examiner, a

Analysis misses where public opinion is on abortion while painting glowing picture of Cecile Richards

By Dave Andrusko The headline to the story “Americans Haven’t Changed Their Mind Much On Abortion, But They Have On Other ‘Cultural’ Issues” is both accurate and very misleading. While Clare Malone’s headline is true enough —opinion

CNN Discredits Own Poll Showing Overwhelming Positive Reaction to State of the Union address

By Nicholas Fondacaro In an amazing example of just how out of touch they were with the American people Tuesday, CNN prefaced the release of their very positive State of the Union reaction poll by claiming it

Five takeaways from “Americans’ Opinions on Abortion”

By Dave Andrusko The Knights of Columbus annual survey of abortion opinion, conducted by the Marist Poll, always presents a delightful dilemma. The questions asked are so enlightening, you want to analyze each set of responses in

New Marist polls find that Americans of all political persuasions favor substantial abortion limits

Editor’s note. Every January, prior to the March for Life, the Knights of Columbus unveils a very in-depth survey of abortion opinion taken by Marist Poll. The results come from two surveys taken Dec. 4-7, 2017, and

Looking back on Gallup’s 2017 abortion survey results

By Dave Andrusko As we’ve explained previously, Gallup annually conducts what it calls its “Values and Beliefs poll” which it then mines for the remainder of the year. Each subsequent post builds on the previous ones. It’ll

Another dubious interpretation of Gallup’s survey on abortion

By Dave Andrusko As we’ve explained before Gallup annually conducts what it calls its “Values and Beliefs poll” which it then mines for the rest of the year. Each subsequent post builds on the previous one[s], sometimes

Pew rehashes (and again garbles) latest abortion numbers

By Dave Andrusko “Progressives,” for all practical purposes uniformly pro-abortion, like to recycle Pew Research’s reports on abortion which are universally misleading. That includes on the public’s thoughts on reversing Roe v. Wade and the abortion views

Latest Gallup numbers very encouraging for pro-lifers

By Dave Andrusko If memory serves me right, it is usually around the beginning of May that Gallup conducts with it calls its annual Values and Beliefs survey. The results trickle out over the next couple of

British abortion activists conveniently ignore latest poll, falsely insist public supports decriminalization of abortion

SPUC's Communications Officer Alithea Williams

Editor’s note. This post comes from SPUC–The Society for the Protection of Unborn Children and is reposted with permission. Abortion campaigners have launched a new campaign encouraging parliamentary candidates to sign a pledge committing to support the decriminalization

Marist Poll shows strong support for justices who will interpret Constitution as originally written

By Dave Andrusko For wholly understandable reasons, one of the most “liked” posts of 2017 was titled,” New Knights of Columbus Poll finds strong support for ban on abortions after 20 weeks and vigorous opposition to tax-funded