• Expectations plummet for health care overhaul

    Three months ago, just before Donald Trump took office, about half of Americans said it was very likely that the new President, armed with a Republican majority in both houses of Congress, would repeal and replace the law known as Obamacare.

    Now, after multiple unsuccessful efforts to fulfill that campaign...

  • 37% of Americans see North Korea as an ‘immediate threat’

     About four in 10 Americans say North Korea is an immediate threat to the US in the wake of the nation's recently stepped-up attempts to posture itself as a military threat to the US and others, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.

    In the poll released Thursday, about 37% of...

  • At 100 days, Trump approval rating shows no sign of growth

    As the 100-day mark of Donald Trump's presidency approaches, a new CNN/ORC poll finds the President reaches this milestone holding on to the lowest approval rating of any newly-elected president at this stage, amid sharp partisan divides and a failure to capitalize on post-election strengths.

    Overall, 44% say they approve...

  • Americans break with Trump on immigration policy

    Americans disagree with President Donald Trump's immigration priorities, according to a new CNN/ORC poll, with nearly two-thirds of Americans saying they'd like to see a path to legal status for undocumented immigrants rather than deportations.

    Trump has made tough border security and strict enforcement of US immigration laws a focal...

  • Most want compromise in DC

    Americans are spending a lot of time talking politics these days, and one clear consensus amid the partisan strife is that most want compromise from the government in Washington.

    In a new CNN/ORC poll, 72% say they'd like President Donald Trump to attempt to reach bipartisan compromise on bills he...