What Are We Thinking?

  • June 20, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    For 10 years, most Americans have called U.S. involvement in Iraq a mistake

    The violence roiling through Iraq threatens to dash any remaining hopes for a unified country, again calling into question the wisdom of American invo...
  • June 13, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Looking back on 60 years of Americans' biggest concerns

    American's views of their standard of living are up. Job creation is up. It sounds like good news, but if we take off the rose-colored glasses, t...
  • June 6, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Poll: 42% of Americans believe creationist view of human origin

    This week, we gauge public opinion on air quality and the implication of proposed federal restrictions on power plants — and we get a sense of how man...
  • May 30, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Gallup: American attitudes on gun control unlikely to change much in the long term

    Last week's mass killing near the UC Santa Barbara campus is spurring new efforts in the Senate to prevent those deemed mentally ill from owning ...
  • May 23, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Gallup: 55 percent of Americans favor same-sex marriage as Pa. becomes 19th state to allow it

    This week a U.S. District Court judgeallowed Pennsylvania to join the rest of the Northeast in legalizing same-sex marriage. The state is the 19th to ...
  • May 16, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Gallup: American enthusiasm about voting 'as low as we've seen it in our history of measuring'

    Pennsylvania voters go to the polls Tuesday. The Keystone State is one of several states holding elections this month, all leading up to the November ...
  • May 9, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Poll finds no competitive edge for graduates from highly selective colleges

    This fall's crop of college freshmen needn't fret if they were turned down by a more prestigious institution of higher learning.
  • May 2, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Poll: Pa., Del. and N.J. rank low with residents as best places to live; Montanans and Alaskans happiest

    News about hopeful economic indicators this week is muted for many who were caught up in the disparity between the haves and the have nots. We focus o...
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