Americans inhabited different information environments, with wide gaps in how they viewed the election and COVID-19.
Only six states now have U.S. senators of different parties – the smallest number of split delegations in more than a century.
Donald Trump's four-year tenure in the White House revealed extraordinary fissures in American society but left little doubt that he is a figure unlike any other in the nation’s history.
Americans are more likely to support than oppose banning Donald Trump's social media accounts, but views are divided along political lines.
Social media activity by members of Congress changed in notable ways following the rioting at the Capitol by supporters of President Trump.
“Saddened, hurt, disgusted,” one woman in her 50s said. “Never thought I would see anything like this in my life.”
Roughly four-in-ten Americans have experienced online harassment, with half of this group citing politics as the reason they think they were targeted. Growing shares face more severe online abuse such as sexual harassment or stalking
79% of Americans think social media companies are doing an only fair to poor job when it comes to addressing online harassment or bullying.
The final Senate races of the 2020-21 election cycle continued a pattern: Senate election results are in sync with states’ presidential votes.
Many we surveyed offered thoughtful, respectful – if passionate – affirmations of their own political values.