The American public continues to have a mixed opinion about free trade agreements such as NAFTA and the WTO. On balance they are seen as a good thing for the country, but Americans are divided over the impact of free trade agreements on their own personal financial situations.
Voters view the coming elections through the prism of national issues and concerns
New survey finds Hispanics in the U.S. are feeling discriminated against, politically energized and unified following the immigration policy debate and the pro-immigration marches this spring.
A new poll finds Democrats more eager to vote, but also less happy with their party.
Although a handful of states are moving this year to ban certain types of electronic gambling machines, experts say tax-averse states are growing increasingly dependent on gambling revenues while ignoring the social cost of problem gamblers.
Cheating on your taxes, cheating on your spouse and other questions of right and wrong
Beyond partisanship -- and behind those healthy economic indicators -- Americans may be seeing something that most economists overlook.
Even as divisive policy debates continue, public acceptance of homosexual marriage, adoption and military has increased.
The federal debt has escalated in recent years but runaway deficits no longer top the political agenda as in the 1990s, according to a new poll analysis.
From Medicaid to immigration, state lawmakers grapple with contentious issues as elections loom.