May 29, 2013

Breadwinner moms on the rise: Tell us your experience

Our new report on “Breadwinner Moms” has attracted widespread press coverage and discussion. FactTank asks readers to weigh in with their reactions.

May 28, 2013

Most countries in the region oppose Western military aid to Syrian rebels

Five of six publics in the region are opposed to Western governments sending arms and military supplies to anti-government groups in Syria.

May 27, 2013

Despite the doubts about the post-9/11 wars, veterans proud of their service

Although veterans had mixed feelings about whether the Iraq and Afghanistan wars were worth fighting, 96% of them felt proud of their service.

May 24, 2013

Obama and drone strikes: Support but questions at home, opposition abroad

In his address Thursday on U.S. counterterrorism policy, President Obama defended the use of drones, which has the support of the U.S. public but is strongly opposed abroad.

May 24, 2013

On Memorial Day, public pride in veterans, but at a distance

As the nation prepares to celebrate Memorial Day, most Americans have feelings of pride in the soldiers who fought in America’s post-9/11 conflicts. But the public that will be observing the holiday is also one increasingly disconnected from the military.

May 23, 2013

A majority of Americans still support use of drones despite questions

Despite questions raised about the program, a majority of Americans continue to support the use of drone strikes against suspected terrorists.

May 20, 2013

Most don’t think legal status would “reward” those here illegally

A majority of Americans do not feel that giving unauthorized immigrants legal status would be like rewarding them for doing something wrong.