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On March 23, 2010 President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law. The law was mostly enacted by 2013; from 2013 to 2017 the rate of uninsured Americans fell from about 17 percent to 10 percent. The law also mandated a reasonably high level of coverage for any insurance plan. There […]

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Faith in the US system is low. Poll was run by PredictWise with Pollfish on June 15, 2017. 1) There is widespread belief in vote fraud (not real) and generally increasing belief in voter suppression (real). Only 50 percent of Americans think the 2020 election will be “free and fair”. This is unchanged from March. 2) […]

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Labour surged 9 pp on Conservatives from May 15 to June 2, and gave back 4 pp from June 2 to June 6. The UK votes in districts, not by proportion, so we cannot make a prediction of the final control of parliament, but Labour has certainly closed a large popular vote gap (we have them […]

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I am very excited to continue to help analyze polling data for MSN on important topics of the day. MSN’s opt-in polling is very cost-effective and fast to run, and this column helps explain how it is also accurate. MSN runs polls on both its front-page (and some back-pages) and that data is collected by […]

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Democrats are wondering where to go after Trump on: appropriateness, competence, corruption, and work ethic. The answer is that people are evenly divided on these topics. Republicans support him and Democrats oppose him. Yet, there are some key points. Poll was run by PredictWise with Pollfish on May 22, 2017. 1) Biggest difference is on appropriateness, […]

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Poll was run by PredictWise with Pollfish on May 22, 2017. Americans trust some specific news, just not the mainstream media in general. A plurality of Republicans think that federal government employees should not be able to freely criticize the president. A majority think that legal immigrants should not have that right. Americans believe that […]

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Two key issues for 2017 are healthcare and taxes. What do people want and what do they know? Poll was run by PredictWise with Pollfish on May 1, 2017. The people want more healthcare coverage, but many know that Trump/GOP is offering them less. 51 percent of Democrats and 26 percent of Republicans know that […]

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