Right Direction or Wrong Track

Forty-two percent (42%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey for the week ending September 20. This is down two points from the previous week. This finding has…

Half of Voters Say Reporters Aim to Defeat Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation has been top news for weeks, but voters don’t think the media is trying to do him any favors. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 47% of Likely U.S. Voters think when most reporters…

Most Don’t Think Their Fellow Citizens Are Informed Voters

Most voters still think that they personally know the issues when they go to vote but question whether others do. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 18% of Likely U.S. Voters believe most Americans are informed voters, although that’s…

Voters Think Politicians Only Raise Race Issues to Get Elected

As campaigning for November’s midterm elections ramps up, voters are split over the level of racial discussions on the campaign trail but think those issues only come up in the first place to get votes. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds…

Voters Aren’t Politically Correct And Say Neither is Trump

Voters view so-called political correctness as a problem and see it as a wedge used to silence opposition. President Obama was politically correct, they say; President Trump is not. Rasmussen Reports invites you to be a part of our first-ever Citizen-Sourced National Midterm Election Polling…

56% Say Global Warming Is Causing Extreme Weather Events

Voters are much more likely these days to believe that global warming is causing more extreme weather events in the United States. But they still aren’t willing to pay more in taxes to fight against it. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey…

Right Direction or Wrong Track

Forty-four percent (44%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey for the week ending September 13. This is up two points from the previous week. This finding has…

Voters Promise Big Turnout in November

Voters in both major parties are equally enthusiastic – and determined – about casting their ballots this fall. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 86% of all Likely U.S. Voters say they are definitely going to vote in the upcoming…

Voters Turn Their Backs on Incumbents

Most voters say they plan on voting for someone other than the incumbent in the upcoming election and, if given the option, would send everyone in Congress packing. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 65% of Likely U.S. Voters now…

Introduction: The 2018 Midterm Election Forecasts

On Tuesday, Nov. 6, about 90 million American voters (around 40% of the voting-eligible population, give or take) will elect all 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives and 35 members of the U.S. Senate.[1] The midterm election’s outcome will play a major role…