Pew Research CenterApril 9, 2013

Big Majority Favors a Way for Immigrants to Stay Legally in U.S., but Citizenship More Divisive

Roughly four-in-ten Americans say immigrants now illegally in the U.S. should have a path to citizenship; 24% prefer to give them permanent residency status.

Pew Research CenterApril 8, 2013

Public Has More Confidence in Obama than GOP Congressional Leaders on Deficit

Despite a drop in his approval rating, Americans – by a 14-point margin – have more confidence in President Obama than GOP leaders to deal with the deficit.

Pew Research CenterApril 5, 2013

In a Career of Ups and Downs, Hillary Clinton Left Government with High Ratings

Nearly two-thirds of Americans had a favorable opinion of Hillary Clinton as she neared the end of her tenure as Secretary of State.

Pew Research CenterApril 4, 2013

Democrats See Immigrants as a Strength for the U.S., Republicans View Them as a Burden

The percentage of Democrats who say immigrants strengthen the U.S. is 25 points higher than that of Republicans.

Pew Research CenterApril 3, 2013

Few Americans Say a Mother Working Full-Time is Ideal for Children

Only 16% of all adults say having a mother who works full time is ideal for a young child, but about one-third of mothers say they would prefer such a job.

Pew Research CenterApril 2, 2013

A Quarter of Teens Mostly Access the Internet Using their Cell Phones

One in four teens are “cell-mostly” internet users — far more than adults.

Pew Research CenterApril 1, 2013

Many Americans – Particularly Low-Income Families – Still Facing Financial Stress

Six-in-ten low-income Americans say they experienced one or more financial problems in the past year.

Pew Research CenterMarch 29, 2013

Gun Rights Proponents Have Been More Politically Active than Gun Control Supporters

Nearly a quarter of those who say gun rights should be a priority have contributed to an organization that takes a position on gun policy.

Pew Research CenterMarch 28, 2013

More Working Mothers Now Prefer Full-Time Work

Roughly four-in-ten working mothers with children under 18 say their ideal situation would be to work full-time, up from 21% in 2007.

Pew Research CenterMarch 27, 2013

Fewer Say Same Sex Marriage Undermines the Family, but Public Still Divided

In 2003, 56% of Americans said same-sex marriage undermined the traditional family, but that number has dropped 10 points since then.