What Animates Trump Supporters


To better understand what animates Donald Trump supporters, we examined the ways in which Trump supporters differ from the supporters of other Republican candidates.

In the New York Times | Latest Unease on Right: Ryan Is Too Far Left


The NYT’s Jennifer Steinhauer speaks to PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones to help shed light on the GOP’s stances on some of Rep. Paul Ryan’s policy issues.

Where Washington, D.C., NYC, and Philadelphia Catholics Differ—and Where They Agree


Ahead of Pope Francis’ trip to the U.S., we take a look at where Catholics in each of the cities he will visit stand on key policy issues.

In the New York Times | What Donald Trump Understands About Republicans


The New York Times’ Thomas B. Edsall cites recent PRRI analysis in his latest column on why presidential hopeful Donald Trump is so popular.

American Catholics on the Issues by Religious Attendance


PRRI’s latest survey highlighted important racial and ethnic divides in the U.S. Catholic population — and new analysis shows that Catholics are divided by religious participation as well.

Five Things to Know About Republicans Ahead of the First GOP Debate


While only 10 GOP candidates will battle it out Thursday in the first debate, here are five things every Republican presidential hopeful should know about their electorate.

Does Trump Speak for the GOP on Immigration?


Presidential hopeful Donald Trump has made headlines over his controversial remarks on immigrants—but does he represent where all Republicans stand on the issue?

On 4th of July: Who do Americans say are “True” Americans?


As Americans prepare for the Fourth of July, PRRI takes a look at what the public thinks makes someone “truly” American, and how Americans view immigrants.

Asset or Burden: How Americans View Immigrants


As House Reps continue to fight President Obama’s executive action on immigration, we look at how each state views the effect of immigrants on American society.

In the Washington Post | On immigration policy, the GOP is out of touch with the rest of America


The Washington Post’s editorial board calls PRRI’s new American Values Atlas (AVA) a “large and important new survey.”