Partisan divides in America are as wide as they’ve ever been in the modern political era. But what about those who identify as independents?
Over half of women and men who were eligible to vote cast ballots in 2018. Compared with 2014, turnout increased by double digits among both genders.
In a new survey, the Center reassesses how it asks Americans about Israelis, Palestinians and their respective governments.
Gender differences in the U.S. about the size and scope of government have been evident for more than a decade, but they have widened in recent years.
No world region has reached gender parity in the share of legislative seats held by women. Only three nations individually have reached or surpassed parity.
More than a third of the states that allow executions haven’t carried one out in at least 10 years or, in some cases, much longer.
About half of Americans say reducing the budget deficit should be a top policy priority this year for the president and Congress.
Apart from its political makeup and policy objectives, the new Congress differs from prior ones in other ways, including its demographics.
More than one-in-five voting members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate are racial or ethnic minorities.
Since 2017, the share of Republicans who take a positive view of stricter environmental laws has increased, from 36% then to 45% today.