Poll: Many Democrats want more US support for Palestinians

ELLEN KNICKMEYER and EMILY SWANSON | Associated Press June 23, 2021 WASHINGTON (AP) — A new poll on American attitudes toward a core conflict in the Middle East finds about half of Democrats want the U.S. to do more to support the Palestinians, showing that a growing rift among Democratic lawmakers is also reflected in…

AP-NORC poll: Americans largely back Biden’s virus response

By Julie Pace and Emily Swanson | The Associated Press March 9, 2021 WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden is enjoying an early presidential honeymoon, with 60% of Americans approving of his job performance thus far and even more backing his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for…

AP-NORC poll: A third of US adults skeptical of COVID shots

By Mike Stobbe and Hannah Fingerhut | The Associated PressFebruary 10, 2021 NEW YORK (AP) — About 1 in 3 Americans say they definitely or probably won’t get the COVID-19 vaccine, according to a new poll that some experts say is discouraging news if the U.S. hopes to achieve herd immunity and vanquish the outbreak.…

AP-NORC poll: Few in US say democracy is working very well

By Steven Sloan and Thomas Beaumont | The Associated Press February 8, 2021 WASHINGTON (AP) — Only a fragment of Americans believe democracy is thriving in the U.S., even as broad majorities agree that representative government is one of the country’s bedrock principles, according to a new poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs…

AP-NORC poll: Americans are split on Trump’s impeachment

By Jill Colvin and Emily Swanson | The Associated Press February 5, 2021 WASHINGTON (AP) — A majority of Americans say former President Donald Trump bears at least some blame for the Capitol insurrection, and about half say the Senate should vote to convict him at the end of his impeachment trial. That’s according to a…