Most Still Say Political Correctness Kills Free Speech

Most Still Say Political Correctness Kills Free Speech

President Trump and others are routinely accused of hate speech by political opponents, but for a sizable majority of Americans, political correctness remains the bigger problem. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 26% of American Adults believe Americans have true freedom of speech today.

Most Voters Think Trump, Unlike Congress, Listens to Them

Most Voters Think Trump, Unlike Congress, Listens to Them

Voters definitely have mixed feelings about President Trump’s political savvy, but most think he listens to voter concerns a lot more than Congress does. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 41% of Likely U.S. Voters rate the president’s political skills as good or excellent.

Trump A Racist? 32% of Democrats Say Any White Criticism of Politicians of Color Is Racist

Trump A Racist? 32% of Democrats Say Any White Criticism of Politicians of Color Is Racist

Voters are closely divided over whether President Trump is a racist, but one-in-three Democrats think it’s racism any time a white politician criticizes a politician of color. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 47% of all Likely U.S. Voters think Trump is a racist, down a bit from 50% in January 2018.

Consumer Spending Update: A Giant Leap in Consumer Confidence

Consumer Spending Update: A Giant Leap in Consumer Confidence

The Rasmussen Reports Economic Index jumped to 144.5 in July, up over nine points from last month and just shy of its all-time high in February 2018. Enthusiasm about the economy started to grow immediately following Donald Trump’s election as president in November 2016 and spiked to 145.9 in February 2018.

73% Share Trump’s Pride in America’s ‘Epic’ Past

73% Share Trump’s Pride in America’s ‘Epic’ Past

Democrats and many in the media have been highly critical of the July 4 celebration President Trump hosted in Washington, DC, but voters strongly share the rosy view of America and the U.S. military that the president honored that day. Seventy-three percent (73%) of Likely U.S.

Voters Still See ‘Antifa’ As More Trouble Than Good

Voters Still See ‘Antifa’ As More Trouble Than Good

So-called “antifa” protesters are in the news again, following the recent violent beating of a gay journalist in Portland, Oregon. Voters are less critical of the antifa movement these days, but they still tend to think it’s just looking for trouble. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that only 22% of Likely U.S.

Americans Still Strongly Support Citizenship Question on Census

Americans Still Strongly Support Citizenship Question on Census

The Trump administration wants to restore the citizenship question to the U.S. Census. Democratic leaders are strongly opposed, and the U.S. Supreme Court has put the issue on hold. But support for such a question remains strong among Americans. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 64% of American Adults think the U.S.