January, 2013

Survey | Nearly 3-in-10 Americans Say God Plays a Role in Outcomes of Sports Events


With Super Bowl XLVII looming, PRRI’s latest Religion & Politics Tracking Survey finds that nearly 3-in-10 Americans believe God plays a role in the outcome of sporting events. The survey also explores whether Americans are more likely to be in church on Sunday or watching football.

Survey | After Newtown, Increasing Number of Americans Say Better Mental Health Screenings Most Important Way to Prevent Future Mass Shootings


Just one month after the recent Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, a new survey shows that American support for stricter gun control laws has increased markedly since August of last year. Additionally, more Americans today say that they best way to prevent future mass shootings is better mental health screening and support.