Jan 6, 2014

Data Feed: Poverty trends, hospital readmissions, Hillary Clinton

A daily roundup of fresh data from scholars, governments, think tanks, pollsters and other social science researchers. Politics Hillary Clinton: How she’s fared in the polls, Politico Interactive: State of the states 2014, Stateline – Pew Charitable Trusts The 2014 ballot boxes, The Economist Economics U.S. consumer spending in December highest since 2008, Gallup Waging […]

Dec 18, 2013

Public views on 20 big stories of 2013

What Americans thought about some of the biggest news stories of 2013.

Nov 27, 2013

Holiday shopping: Love it or hate it, more do it online

Half of Americans say they dread holiday shopping.

Nov 22, 2013

Where were you when JFK was shot? Only 28.9% of Americans can answer that

Less than one-third of Americans were of age to recall personal memories from the day JFK was shot.

Nov 7, 2013

Looking for news on Twitter’s IPO? Many young adults may find it … on Twitter

Close to half of those who consume news on Twitter are young people, ages 18 to 29.

Nov 5, 2013

As Americans head to the polls, state and local governments viewed favorably

More than half of Americans express a favorable view of their state government.