November 11, 2013
In recent weeks, more than four million individuals and families who rely on the individual marketplace for health insurance received notices that their health insurance plans will no longer be available due to new requirements stemming from Obamacare.
October 10, 2013
With week 2 of the partial government shutdown drawing to a close, momentum appears to be building for a short-term extension of the debt ceiling and government funding. Public polling during the last 10 days offers several important lessons should a deal fall apart or we return to an impasse in a few weeks time.
July 1, 2013
President Obama faces an increasingly difficult political climate upon his return from Africa this week. The direction of the country has soured in recent months and his job approval rating is worsening due in part to the string of scandals (IRS investigations, reporter surveillance, and Benghazi timeline) and the...
June 20, 2013
Public support for immigration reform continues to be closely linked to the level of detail provided in survey questions. This fact is on display in this week’s CNN/ORC survey and is especially the case for Republican and conservative voters (which we previously noted).
April 18, 2013
One way to measure the chasm that Congress must bridge to complete comprehensive immigration reform after years of stalemate is to consider the cultural, economic, and demographic distance between two restaurants.
April 12, 2013
With the “Gang of Eight” U.S. senators set to release their proposal, immigration reform will soon vault to the forefront of the national discussion. The imminent announcement is the next of many important stages in the delicate immigration debate, and with it, many Republican voters will begin to tune in.