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In US, Belief in Creationist View of Humans at New Low
While most Americans believe God was involved in the creation of humans, fewer than four in 10 (38%) hold a strict creationist view, the lowest level in 35 years.
Three in 10 in U.S. Have Positive Views of Federal Government
About three in 10 Americans have positive views of the federal government. Unusually, Republicans and Democrats now hold similar views of the government.
Why Are Republicans Down on Higher Ed?
Republicans are less confident than Democrats in U.S. colleges and universities. These attitudes appear to stem from Republican views that colleges are too political and agenda-driven.
Six in 10 in US See Partisan Bias in News Media
A new high of 62% of U.S. adults say the news media favors one political party over the other. A majority continue to say the media is often inaccurate.
Republicans', Democrats' Views of Media Accuracy Diverge
Just over a third of U.S. adults in 2017 believe news media generally get the facts straight, the same as in 2003. Republicans and those without a college degree are the most likely to doubt the media's credibility.
Global Warming Concern at Three-Decade High in US
Americans' concerns about global warming are at peak levels in Gallup's trends, including a record 45% saying they worry "a great deal" about it.
Implications of President Trump's Focus on His Base
President Donald Trump's public pronouncements of his focus on a narrow reference group -- his "base" -- may have important consequences.
Higher Education: Drop the Term "Liberal Arts"
"Liberal" is politically charged, and "arts" has a negative connotation regarding improving graduates' job prospects.
Gallup Vault: Praise for U.S. Constitution at 200 Years
As the U.S. Constitution turns 230, the Gallup Vault reviews what Americans thought of the historical document at its bicentennial in 1987.
Land of the Free?
Americans' feeling of freedom is declining. This drop -- dramatic in the U.S. -- isn't happening in other wealthy democracies.