In the wake of the election, Republicans are feeling more optimistic about their party’s future. By contrast, Democrats’ optimism about the Democratic Party’s future has declined.
Americans remain split in their opinions about the Affordable Care Act and its future. But while President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to repeal the overhaul, individual provisions are broadly popular, even across partisan lines.
A majority of U.S. adults (59%) reject the idea of adding interpretation, saying that the news media should present the facts alone
As Election Day unfolds, look through five charts that highlight how politically polarized the nation has become.
The share of Democrats saying abortion should be legal in all or most cases has risen since earlier this year, driven primarily by a rise in support among Democratic women.
Most Republicans say their party is divided headed into the presidential election, but more view the GOP favorably than did so as recently as six months ago.
The two parties look less alike today than at any point over the last quarter-century.
75% of Latinos have discussed Trump’s comments about Hispanics in the past year.
Amid wide partisan divides over climate issues, conservative Republicans are especially skeptical of climate scientists' understanding and research.
Americans are divided in what they consider the most positive and negative attribute of the news media, and much of that divide follows party lines.