Mormons

Morning Buzz | NEW PRRI SURVEY: Nearly Three-Quarters (72 Percent) of the Public Say U.S. Still in Recession

[11.17.2015]

In today’s Buzz, a mass resignation from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, plus some recent public opinion numbers

Morning Buzz | SCOTUS to Take on Major Abortion Case

[11.16.2015]

In today’s buzz, the latest on the Paris attacks, plus SCOTUS takes up Texas case to require abortion facilities to meet standards required of surgical centers.

Morning Buzz | Hundreds of Mormons to Leave Church Over New LGBT Policy

[11.13.2015]

In today’s Buzz, upcoming American Values Survey report plus how many people tune in to the Democratic debate

Morning Buzz | Kevin McCarthy Bows Out of Speaker Race

[10.09.2015]

In today’s buzz, former AAR president boycotts Brigham Young University for its policy to expel those who leave Mormon faith, plus McDonald’s all day breakfast.

Religious Change in America’s Swing States

[05.28.2015]

Using the American Values Atlas, we explore how the religious make-up of nine of the country’s key battleground states have changed.

Morning Buzz | Buddhist, Jews Show Most Support for Same-sex Marriage

[04.23.2015]

In today’s buzz, Hillary Clinton’s focus on paid leave, and the pope plans to make a pit stop to Cuba on his way to the U.S. this fall.

Morning Buzz | Columbia University Students Protest School’s Handling of Sexual Assault

[04.14.2015]

In today’s buzz, Marco Rubio joins the race towards 2016, Ohio religious leaders to support gay marriage, and PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones talks religious freedom.

Morning Buzz | Americans, Millennials Stray From Pro-Choice, Pro-Life Labels

[04.09.2015]

In today’s buzz, a group of Mormons publicly oppose top LDS leaders, and doctors and environmental authorities link impacts of climate change to public health.

Morning Buzz | Federal Judge Stalls Obama’s Executive Action on Immigration

[02.18.2015]

In today’s buzz, S.C. church event combines beer and hymns, and a federal judge in Texas has blocked President Obama’s executive action on immigration.

Morning Buzz | Mormon Moms Can Teach, Says LDS

[11.19.2014]

In today’s buzz, a new Maryland fee inadvertently starts a “green” ministry, LDS OKs Mormon mothers with young children to teach, and the Oxford dictionary crowns “vape” the word of the year.