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.
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.
Apart from its political makeup and policy objectives, the new Congress differs from prior ones in other ways, including its demographics.
Since 2017, the share of Republicans who take a positive view of stricter environmental laws has increased, from 36% then to 45% today.
Here is a look at public opinion on important issues facing the United States, from Americans' views of trade to the U.S.-Mexico border wall.