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Immigration Now Top Concern For U.S., Poll Shows

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics

One in six people now call immigration the most pressing problem facing the U.S., according to a new Gallup poll. That's up sharply since June, when j...

Majority of Americans Happy With Their New Health Insurance

Rep. Sandy Levin | Posted 07.16.2014 | Politics
Rep. Sandy Levin

Americans want quality, affordable health insurance and have found it within the Affordable Care Act. Indeed, new enrollment numbers offer the firmest evidence yet that the health care law is working.

Democrats And Republicans Divided About How To Fix Congress

The Huffington Post | Rachel Lienesch | Posted 07.15.2014 | Politics

A new Gallup poll finds that while most Democrats and Republicans disapprove of the job Congress is doing, supporters of the two parties have very dif...

Yagana Shah

This Is The Age Where You Feel Sexiest

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.11.2014 | Fifty

Turns out, getting older isn't all about hiding your grays and removing wrinkles. No, old age is actually a time when your body confidence will thrive...

Relational Leadership: Where Relationships Lead and Capital Follows

Robert Hall | Posted 06.25.2014 | Business
Robert Hall

We have transient customers, served by transient employees, working for transient leaders, owned by transient shareholders. Disengagement is overpowering today's leaders.

Confidence In Congress Drops To New Low

The Huffington Post | Rachel Lienesch | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics

Public faith in Congress has fallen lower than that of any institution in at least 41 years, according to Gallup poll released Thursday. Just 7 perce...

Poll Finds Slip In Hillary Clinton's Ratings

The Huffington Post | Rachel Lienesch | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

Just a day after the release of Hillary Clinton's new memoir, “Hard Choices,” a Gallup poll finds that her favorability rating, while still high, ...

Over 1 In 4 Americans Believe The Bible Is The Literal Word Of God

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 06.04.2014 | Religion

Many debates within Christian theology revolve around the the origins of the Bible, who wrote it, the nature of its authority, and its relationship to...

Poll Finds Infidelity Is More Acceptable For This Political Party

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 06.02.2014 | Divorce

Most Americans agree that extramarital affairs are wrong, but a new poll from Gallup shows that Democrats are more forgiving of infidelity than Republ...

Over 40 Percent Of Americans Believe In Creationism, Survey Says

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 06.03.2014 | Religion

42% of Americans hold the creationist belief that God created humanity as it currently exists a mere 10,000 years ago, according to a Gallup poll from...

How Many People Believe That Gays Are 'Born That Way'? The Answer May Surprise You

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.29.2014 | Gay Voices

Despite national advances in the fight for same-sex marriage, Americans remain sharply split on the origins of homosexuality, a new Gallup survey has ...

The College Experience Matters Long After College

Bobby Fong | Posted 07.13.2014 | College
Bobby Fong

At heart, student-faculty relationships are the cornerstone of an undergraduate education.

If We're Keeping the Death Penalty, Then Bring Back Firing Squads

Diane Dimond | Posted 07.06.2014 | Crime
Diane Dimond

If we're going to keep carrying out the death penalty in this country and if we are going to continue to grandly insist that they are "humane executions" then only a return to a firing squad will insure a speedy and relatively pain free death for the condemned.

Poll Shows Disturbing Trend For Media Freedom

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.02.2014 | Media

Just one day before World Press Freedom Day, a new poll by Gallup found that people around the world think their media is becoming less free. Out o...

Numbers Tell the Story of ACA's Success, But They Also Show Millions are Missing Out

Bob Semro | Posted 06.29.2014 | Politics
Bob Semro

Residents and health providers in some states will reap the benefits of the ACA while others will not. Whether the motivations for the divide result from a political strategy or an honest disagreement over the role of government, the consequences are very real.

Do You Live In The Most Self-Loathing State In The Nation?

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics

A propensity for government scandal and high state taxes might not help Illinois in the eyes of its residents. One in four Illinois residents says...

A Crisis Can Also Be an Opportunity for Entrepreneurship

Jack Nadel | Posted 05.27.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

Most, you'll find, had meager beginnings, as I did. In fact, my biggest asset in 1946 wasn't money. It was my lack of fear, since I had literally been shot at so many times during the war.

"Ask a Stupid Question... "

Kate Gordon | Posted 05.17.2014 | Green
Kate Gordon

Climate change, if unchecked and unacknowledged, may result in the single largest threat to our federal budget, as costs mount for disaster relief, rebuilding infrastructure, and relocating entire communities away from coastal areas and extreme heat and drought conditions.

America's Number 1 Problem

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 02.18.2014 | Politics

Unemployment has retaken its place in Americans' minds as the country's biggest problem, according to a new Gallup poll published Monday. 23 percen...

Americans Say They'd Be Least Likely To Vote For A President Of This Religion

Posted 02.17.2014 | Religion

While ninety percent of Americans would vote for a black, a woman, Catholic, Hispanic, or Jewish presidential candidate, only 54 percent would vote fo...

America's Most Jewish States Are..

Posted 02.14.2014 | Religion

The 2013 Gallup poll identified America's most Jewish states, concluding that "Jewish Americans most likely to be found in several Middle Atlantic and...

These Are 2013's Most And Least Religious States, According To Gallup

Posted 02.05.2014 | Religion

What does Mississippi have to say to Vermont? Not much when it comes to the religiosity of their citizens. Every year since 2008 Gallup has cond...

Courting Controversy Has Not Only Made Media Redundant, It's Skewed the News

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 03.01.2014 | Media
Lorraine Devon Wilke

What has become clear to the average citizen who wants to stay current but who's spinning from the onslaught is that we can no longer rely on media to curate and guide the news; we have to do it for ourselves.

Stop Corruption -- Anger to Rise in 2014

Frank Vogl | Posted 02.23.2014 | World
Frank Vogl

Too often the political and business establishments in many countries gloss over the impact of corruption. They underestimate the scale of public anger. They fail to fully appreciate that corruption kills, it impoverishes, it robs people of their dignity, their freedom and their rights.

Journalists Less Trusted Than Ever

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 12.17.2013 | Media

There's another poll out to show that Americans' faith in journalists is basically non-existent. A new 2013 Gallup poll shows people don't have mu...