Study: Millennials Forging Optimistic Future Despite Failing Financial BehaviorYoung American adults, Millennials, are forging their own optimistic way into adulthood through a detachment to politics and religion, distrust of others, and low levels of financial literacy.
Poll: 8-In-10 American Catholics View Pope Francis In A Positive LightThe findings of a recent poll show that an overwhelming majority of American Catholics approve of Pope Francis.
Study: Record Share Of Wives Are More Educated Than Their HusbandsFor the first time in the past 50 years, researchers have found that a record share of wives are more educated than their husbands.
Poll: Disparity Between Salaries Of Those With, Without College Degrees GrowingA recent poll conducted by the Pew Research Center has found that the gap between salaries of those with college degrees and those without them is growing.
Study: Prepaid But Risky Cards Increasingly Used As Budget ToolsPrepaid, reloadable cards have become commonplace in personal budgeting, with a new study finding that the often risky products have become more affordable for consumers.
Poll: 61 Percent Of African-Americans Say US Race Relations Getting WorseA new survey from the Emerson College Polling Society finds that 61 percent of African-Americans believe race relations are getting worse in the United States. As a whole, 44 percent of poll respondents said race relations are not getting better, with 41 percent of Caucasians and 42 percent of Hispanics holding the same view.
Poll: Majority Of Americans See U.S. Efforts In Iraq, Afghanistan As FailuresA recently conducted survey shows that, for the first time, the majority of people in the United States view war efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan as failures.
Pew: More Criticism Than Praise For State Of The Union Address On TwitterUsers of the social micro-blogging network Twitter were said to have offered more critiques than compliments on President Barack Obama's State of the Union address.
Poll: 54 Percent Of US Favors Taxing The Wealthy, Corporations To Fund PoorThe new Pew Research Center and USA Today survey finds that there is broad public agreement of a growing gap between rich and poor, and over half of Americans surveyed – 54 percent – say they favor taxing the wealthy and corporations to expand programs for the poor.
Poll: Majority Of Americans Feel Snowden Should Face Criminal TrialThe Pew Research Center for the People & the Press learned that 56 percent of Americans want the United States government to pursue a criminal case against former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
Study: Hostility Between Religions At A 6-Year HighA far-reaching poll conducted by the Pew Research Center found that discord between religious groups hit its highest point in six years during 2012.
Poll: Most Not Interested In Christie Scandal, Opinions Mostly UnchangedA recent poll has found that, despite widespread coverage and discussion of a recent scandal involving N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, most Americans' opinions of the outspoken Republican have not been changed.
Poll: Solid Majority Of Americans Believe In EvolutionA majority of Americans (60 percent) say they believe in human evolution, while one-third say that human and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning of time.
113th Congress: Least Popular and Least ProductiveLawmakers passed a mere 55 substantive bills in its first year.
Gen. Dempsey Worries Teens' Social Media Use Could Disqualify Them From Military ServiceChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey worried aloud Wednesday that the next generation of possible military recruits is ignorant about the damage that can come from showing bad or illegal behavior online.