June, 2011

PRRI in the News: “Fact Checking Michele Bachmann on Minimum Wage”

[06.29.2011]

In an interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos on Tuesday, Representative Michele Bachmann stated that she wished to remove minimum wage in order to eliminate unemployment. As a part of ABC News’ Fact Check efforts during the 2012 Presidential Election cycle, ABC’s Amy Bingham cited PRRI to demonstrate the public’s position on the minimum wage: Just over two thirds of Americans polled favored or strongly favored increasing the minimum wage to $10 […]

VIDEO: What the Millennial Generation Tells Us about the Future of the Abortion and Same-sex Marriage Debates

[06.14.2011]

Last week, the Public Religion Research Institute released our Millennials, Religion, and Abortion Survey, one of the largest public opinion surveys ever conducted on the issue of abortion. The findings—which included in-depth analysis of the relationship between religion, moral values, and attitudes on abortion–were released at the Brookings Institute in Washington, D.C. on June 9,2011. The panel, moderated by Brookings’ E.J. Dionne, included Karylin Bowman, senior fellow at the American Enterprise […]

VIDEO: At New York Times, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Discusses How Millennial Generation is Driving Strong Support for Same-Sex Marriage

[06.14.2011]

Last week, the Public Religion Research Institute released our Millennials, Religion, and Abortion Survey, one of the largest public opinion surveys ever conducted on the issue of abortion. PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones discusses the findings today in a video feature at The New York Times opinion section via BloggingHeads.TV.