CNN/ORC Poll

  • A nation divided, and is it ever

    After a bruising presidential election featuring the two least liked major-party candidates in recent history, more than 8-in-10 Americans say the country is more deeply divided on major issues this year than in the past several years, according to a new CNN/ORC poll. And more than half say they...

  • Most say only turkeys will talk politics at the table

    Americans say that this Thanksgiving they are most thankful for their family, but they really hope that Aunt Ann won't ask about politics as she passes the mashed potatoes.

    A new CNN/ORC poll finds that 53% of Americans say they dread the thought of talking politics over Thanksgiving dinner on...

  • Obama’s post-election glow doesn’t shine on Democrats

    Barack Obama has gotten his last post-election bump as president, but perceptions of his party have moved in the opposite direction since Election Day, according to a new CNN/ORC poll.

    Obama's approval rating in the poll stands at 57%, his highest since September 2009. That figure is on par with...

  • Looking ahead to a Trump presidency, a majority sees change

    Two weeks after Election Day, most Americans say President-elect Donald Trump will ultimately do a good job as president, though fewer approve of the way he's handled the transition so far, according to a new CNN/ORC Poll.

    A narrow majority (53%), say they think Trump will do a very or...

  • New CNN / ORC polls suggest new strength for Trump, Clinton rise in Florida

    Both the Clinton and Trump campaigns have hit the ground hard in Arizona, Florida, Nevada and Pennsylvania, and new CNN/ORC polls across the four states paint a picture of a tight race to the finish in critical battlegrounds.

    Clinton holds a 4-point edge among likely voters in the historically blue-tilting...