The FINANCIAL -- Americans' satisfaction with four fundamental measures of the nation's status -- the overall quality of life, morality, opportunity and wealth distribution -- has been fairly steady as the country transitioned from a Democratic administration to a Republican one in the past year. But beneath the surface, satisfaction among Republicans has increased on all four measures, while ...

The FINANCIAL -- President Donald Trump's job approval rating averaged 38.4% during his first year in office -- slightly more than 10 percentage points lower than any other elected president's ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' perceptions of news media bias have increased significantly over the past generation. Thirty-two percent believe the news media are careful to separate fact from opinion, ...

The FINANCIAL -- Despite President Donald Trump's unconventional style, Americans' assessments of his job performance as president are largely shaped by the same familiar social fissures that have ...

The FINANCIAL -- The U.S. ambassador to Kosovo, Greg Delawie, has warned the country's politicians that they will bear “specific and harsh consequences” should their efforts to abolish a new war ...

The FINANCIAL -- One year into Donald Trump's presidency, the image of U.S. leadership is weaker worldwide than it was under his two predecessors. Median approval of U.S. leadership across 134 ...

The FINANCIAL -- The United States has long had a sizable black population because of the transatlantic slave trade beginning in the 16th century. But significant voluntary black migration is a ...

The FINANCIAL -- The gender gap in Donald Trump's 2016 victory over Hillary Clinton was the largest in election polling history, with significantly more men than women supporting ...

The FINANCIAL -- The image of U.S. leadership took a hit worldwide during Donald Trump's first year in office, but nowhere more so than in Latin America, where the median approval rating dropped from ...

The FINANCIAL -- As the information available to news consumers has expanded greatly in recent decades, Americans believe the media landscape is becoming harder to navigate. They say the increase in ...