Saint Leo University Polling Institute Finds Steady Pro-Police Sentiment Over Three Years, But Distrust from Some of the Public

Florida Results Presented in Context with Answers from 1,000 Adults Nationally
Support for Black Lives Matter Grew Markedly from 2016 to 2017
Overall Public Confidence in Criminal Courts and Juries Appears Muted

ST. LEO, FL – Surveys by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) show a pattern with somewhat more than 50 percent of the population espousing […]

Saint Leo University Polling Institute: How Florida and the U.S. Compare on Guns and Mass Shootings, Three Years of Findings

Each year in its fall poll, the Saint Leo University Polling Institute, has asked 1,000 or more adult respondents nationally about their attitudes on guns, gun control legislation, and possible policy responses to mass shootings. The margin of error on these surveys is plus or minus 3 percentage points. The most recent survey was fielded […]

Saint Leo University Polling Institute: New Data as of September 2017 on Attitudes Nationally on Guns, Gun Control, Mass Shootings

Each year in its fall poll, the Saint Leo University Polling Institute, has asked 1,000 or more adult respondents nationally about their attitudes on guns, gun control legislation, and possible policy responses to mass shootings. The margin of error on these surveys is plus or minus 3 percentage points. The most recent survey was fielded […]

Saint Leo University Poll Finds a Scott v. Nelson Race in 2018 for Senate in Florida Would Be Tight

Respondents so far less invested in the field of candidates for 2018 governor’s election
ST.LEO – A new survey of Florida residents by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) finds that the state’s term-limited Republican governor, Rick Scott, and incumbent U.S. Senator Bill Nelson, a Democrat, would be about tied if residents had to choose […]

Eliminate Youth Contact Football, New Saint Leo U Poll Shows

Nearly Two-Thirds Say to Offspring: Wait Until High School to Play the Sport
ST. LEO, FL – A majority of Americans say youths should not play contact football, according to a new survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute survey. The nonpartisan poll (http://polls.saintleo.edu) was conducted online among 1,000 American adults from September 10 through […]

Pope Francis Remains Popular in National Saint Leo University Poll, Lowest Marks Earned for Clergy Sex Abuse, Immigration, Marriage Issues

Work on human rights issues and in helping the poor received the highest approval ratings
 ST. LEO, FL – While Pope Francis continues to garner favorable opinion in the most recent Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) survey, his lowest marks come on the issues of handling sexual abuse by clergy, immigration/migration, and marriage and family issues.

The […]