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Emily Swanson

Most Americans Think Government Is Focused On Helping The Rich

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.27.2013 | Politics

Most Americans think the government is doing more to help the rich at the expense of the poor and middle class, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov pol...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows What Americans Think Of Starbucks' Gun Policy

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.27.2013 | Business

Most Americans approve of Starbucks' recent request that customers leave their guns behind when visiting their stores, according to a new HuffPost/You...

Emily Swanson

Republican Voters: Democrats Are The Party Of The Rich

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

Most Americans think the Republican Party is more interested in helping the wealthy than the poor or the middle class, according to a new HuffPost/You...

Jaweed Kaleem

Here's How America Feels After The Pope's Landmark Statement On Gays And Abortion

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 09.25.2013 | Religion

Pope Francis' statements in an interview published last week that the Catholic church has been too "obsessed" with homosexuality and abortion, and sho...

Emily Swanson

Polls Show Sad Trend On Gun Laws

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics

Support for stricter gun laws has dropped since reaching a peak just after the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., according to two polls conducted imm...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows Americans Think A Government Shutdown Would Hurt Them

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.22.2013 | Politics

Most Americans think a government shutdown would hurt both the economy and their own families, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. But most also ...

Emily Swanson

Americans Think Obama, Kerry Are Mishandling Syria, Poll Shows

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.20.2013 | Politics

The unpopular possibility of U.S. air strikes against Syria has been at least temporarily averted, but a new HuffPost/YouGov poll finds most Americans...

Emily Swanson

Polls Show What Americans Think Of Syria Talks

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

Americans are skeptical that diplomatic efforts in Syria will result in the Syrian government surrendering its chemical weapons, according to two new ...

Poll Shows People Text On The Toilet, So Wash Your Hands Before Borrowing A Phone

Posted 09.18.2013 | Technology

If your phone comes into the bathroom stall with you, you're not alone. Half of smartphone users age 18-29 admit to using their phones on the throne, ...

Texting At A Red Light Is Something Everyone Does -- But No One Should

Posted 09.18.2013 | Healthy Living

It can be tempting to think that the time it takes to read or send a text while driving isn't all that long. In reality, though, doing so takes your e...

Bill Nye Weighs In On New Evolution Poll

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.13.2013 | Science

What do Americans make of evolution? It's complicated. A surprising new HuffPost/YouGov poll shows that while most of us accept the theory of evolutio...

Emily Swanson

Poll Finds Fewer And Fewer Want Airstrikes

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

Support for military action against Syria continues to plummet, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. And even the few Americans who back airstrike...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Americans Doubt Syria Airstrikes Will Accomplish Goals, Polls Find

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Most Americans are doubtful that airstrikes in Syria would do much to curb the turmoil there, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. ...

Emily Swanson

Few Americans Support Bombing Syria, Poll Shows

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

Americans largely oppose any U.S. intervention in Syria's civil war, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll, with only a quarter saying they support ...

Tyler Kingkade

Most Americans Say They Can't Afford Public College

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.27.2013 | College

A majority of Americans believe the cost of a college education at a state university is unaffordable, but aren't sure they would prefer a radical new...

Emily Swanson

What Americans Think Of Mandatory Sentencing Laws

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 08.27.2013 | Politics

Half of Americans in a new HuffPost/YouGov poll oppose mandatory minimum sentences, the tough sentencing laws that have come under fire again recently...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows How Americans View Egypt Aid

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

A majority of Americans support cutting off aid to Egypt, at least until democracy is restored there, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. Acc...

Emily Swanson

How Most Americans Rate NSA Oversight

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 08.17.2013 | Politics

A majority of Americans think current oversight of the National Security Agency's surveillance programs is inadequate, according to a new HuffPost/You...

Emily Swanson

Americans Weigh In On Russia: Friend Or Foe?

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics

Most Americans consider Russia to be unfriendly to the U.S., but are divided over the merits of President Barack Obama's decision to cancel a Septembe...

REVEALED: What 39% Of Americans Think Weiner's Wife Should Do

The Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.31.2013 | Divorce

Should Huma Abedin, wife of embattled former congressman and New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, file for divorce in the wake of his lates...

Emily Swanson

Americans On Royal Baby Coverage: Enough!

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.27.2013 | Media

Americans are sick and tired of royal baby coverage, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. The poll found that 63 percent of Americans think th...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows What Data Americans Think The NSA Is Collecting

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

More Americans now worry more about anti-terrorism policies encroaching on civil liberties than not going far enough to protect the country, according...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows Broad Support For Planned Parenthood

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

A majority of Americans look favorably on Planned Parenthood, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll. According to the survey, 53 percent have a v...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows What Americans Think Of Controversial Magazine Cover

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.20.2013 | Media

Most Americans think Rolling Stone's "The Bomber" cover featuring accused Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is inappropriate, according to a ne...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows What Americans Think Of Zimmerman Verdict

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.17.2013 | Black Voices

Americans are divided over whether they'd have found George Zimmerman guilty of a crime in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, according to a new HuffPost...