Daily, weekly and monthly updates on key indicators that provide context for the 2016 presidential election
Seventy-five years ago, Americans nearly unanimously supported the U.S. government's decision to declare war on Japan for its Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor.
A majority of Americans in 1939 were drawn to the ideas of "big businessmen" to help the country overcome the economic problems of the Great Depression.
Newly elected Vice President Mike Pence may be in line to expand the duties and power of the office of vice president.
Find out which of President-elect Trump's proposals are in sync with American public opinion, which are not and which fall in the middle.
The Iran-Contra affair, which kicked off on Nov. 25, 1986, sent Reagan's job approval -- but not his personal image -- into a tailspin.
Hillary Clinton's margin over Donald Trump in the national popular vote will be close to two percentage points, making the 3.3-point Clinton margin in the pre-election national poll average remarkably accurate.
The 43% of Americans who say it is a good time to find a quality job is generally in sync with what would be expected, based on current U.S. unemployment rates hovering near 5%.