Health Care

The Morning Buzz | What Makes Humans Happy

[04.02.2014]

Today’s Buzz includes the GOP budget, an interview with the new director of the Obama administration’s Office of Faith-Based Community Initiatives, Obamacare exceeds enrollment numbers, what makes people happy, and the Hobby Lobby family meets with Pope Francis.

Morning Buzz | Newest Lobby on Capitol Hill? Vegetarians.

[03.27.2014]

Today’s Buzz explores a new suit seeking to overturn Puerto Rico’s same-sex marriage ban, Obamacare enrollment extension, scholars studying pornography, vegetarianism on Capitol Hill, and PRRI’s Graphic of the Week exploring Catholicism in America — A Tale of Two Churches.

A Tale of Two Catholic Churches

[03.26.2014]

President Obama heads to the Vatican as the American Catholic Church is undergoing a dramatic transformation.

Morning Buzz | SCOTUS Begins Hearing Arguments in Hobby Lobby Case Today

[03.25.2014]

Today’s Buzz looks at how men can get more dates, Connecticut’s success with enrolling residents in Obamacare, why Latino ACA enrollment numbers are so low, segregation of the poor in major U.S. cities, and the Hobby Lobby case before the Supreme Court.

Morning Buzz | Barack-etology Unlikely to Win Office Pools

[03.20.2014]

Today’s Morning Buzz reports on the effectiveness of online ads, the connection between health and social determinants, and the sixth annual Barack-etology.

How far will your team advance in the NCAA Tournament?

[03.19.2014]

Today’s Buzz reports on the biggest issue facing Christianity in America, the effect of increasing the minimum wage, Obamacare enrollment numbers, when extroverts are happier than introverts, and March Madness.

How do Church Stances on LGBT Issues Affect Americans’ Decisions to Leave Religion?

[03.13.2014]

Today’s Buzz covers the cost of passing on health insurance, a new and controversial statue of “Homeless Jesus,” and Thomas Edsall’s use of PRRI data in his latest for The New York Times.

Religious Discrimination Cases at an All-Time High Since 1997

[03.10.2014]

Today’s Buzz covers the morality-legality gap in views about pornography, the state of unemployment in America, and religious liberty in the workplace.

Arizona Conservatives Say They’ll Continue Religious Liberty Fight

[03.03.2014]

Today’s Buzz covers the relevance of political science, shifting demographics among those who support same-sex marriage, and the continued effort by Arizona conservatives to fight for religious liberty.

Georgia Sheriff Cancels Valentine’s Day Due to Weather

[02.14.2014]

Today’s Buzz covers a divide among Catholic bishops on LGBT rights, new numbers on Obamacare enrollees, and some facts and figures on Valentine’s Day. Enjoy!