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Fiscal Cliff Poll

Poll: Republicans Turn Against Boehner On Cliff Deal

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.09.2013 | Politics

Americans are largely split in their reaction to the "fiscal cliff" agreement, but united in their dislike for the role played by House Speaker John B...

'Absymal Marks For GOPers' On Fiscal Cliff

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

While views are split on the fiscal cliff agreement, President Barack Obama is generally seen as having won the debate, with Republicans' dislike of t...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Poll Shows Mixed Opinions On Fiscal Cliff Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 01.04.2013 | Politics

In the waning days of 2012, many Americans weren't sure the fiscal cliff could be avoided. Now that a deal has been reached, they are divided on what ...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

HuffPost/YouGov Poll: Most Americans Don't Expect Fiscal Cliff Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.29.2012 | Politics

With just days before the fiscal cliff is reached, public opinion is growing increasingly pessimistic about the prospects of a deal. An online Huff...

Poll: Confidence In Fiscal Cliff Deal Drops

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.26.2012 | Politics

Americans' confidence in the possibility of a fiscal-cliff deal dipped last week as members of Congress left for the holidays, according to a Gallup p...

Poll Indicates Republican Party Went Too Far

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

For the first time, a majority of Americans now say the Republican Party is too extreme, according to a poll released Thursday by CNN/ORC. Fifty-th...

Poll Shows Strong GOP Support For Raising Taxes On Wealthy

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

(Adds new poll results) * Boehner warns talks could extend through holidays * Poll shows strong Republican support for r...

Ryan Grim

What Would Americans' Fiscal Cliff Plan Look Like?

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- To get a sense of just how wide the democracy gap is in Washington, compare the various "fiscal cliff" proposals put forward by the two ...

Voters Not Impressed By Boehner's Handling Of Fiscal Cliff

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics

Voters are not impressed by House Speaker John Boehner's handling of "fiscal cliff" negotiations, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll. ...

Poll Shows Majority Of Voters Believe Deficit Talks Doomed

The Hill | Posted 12.10.2012 | Politics

A clear majority of voters expect President Obama and Congress will fail to reach a deal to prevent spending cuts and tax hikes on millions of househo...

Emily Swanson

Americans Favor Major Obama Fiscal Cliff Ideas: Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

Americans across the political spectrum would like the payroll tax cut to be extended as part of a budget deal, and many would support the new infrast...

Republicans Faced With Big Crisis

The Daily Beast | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

With the Jan. 1 fiscal cliff deadline fast approaching, a new Pew Research Center poll suggests that the GOP is losing the fiscal debate. Fifty-three ...

Emily Swanson

Surprise! Americans Hate Both Fiscal Cliff Budget Proposals, According To Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

When presented with the two parties' dueling proposals for austerity and deficit reduction, a new survey shows the American people's preference: neith...

Emily Swanson

HuffPost YouGov Poll: Americans Unsure Of Fiscal Cliff Outcome

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.03.2012 | Business

Although Americans are aware of the fiscal cliff debate, they are unsure of whether to expect a deal before the deadline, according to a new HuffPost/...

Americans Predict These Lawmakers Will Act Like 'Spoiled Children'

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

In a less than ringing endorsement, two-thirds of Americans predicted Washington's elected officials would behave "mostly like spoiled children" rathe...