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Florida’s New Governor Getting Favorable Reviews Among More than Half of Independents and Strong Majority of Republicans

Governor to speak at start of regular legislative session March 5 in Tallahassee

ST. LEO, FL – Newly elected Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, a Republican, appears to have impressed Florida voters even beyond his party, a recent Saint Leo University Polling Institute survey (http://polls.saintleo.edu) indicates. Nearly 64 percent of those polled between February 16 and February 25 said they strongly approve […]

By |March 4th, 2019|Institute|0 Comments

New Survey from Saint Leo University Tracks How Much the General Public Knows about Human Trafficking

Data shows some people may not be aware they can alert authorities to suspicious situations   

ST. LEO, FL – A recent survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) found that three-quarters of adults surveyed nationwide believe that human trafficking, or trafficking in persons, is a serious or very serious problem in the United States. Still, broad portions of […]

By |January 10th, 2019|Institute|0 Comments

Disasters and Politics Create Interesting Wrinkles in Floridians’ Charitable Budgets in 2018

About Four in 10 Will Repeat Their Overall 2017 Giving
New Federal Tax Law Has Some Charities On Edge
#Giving Tuesday Still Ahead: November 27

ST. LEO, FL – A new survey of Americans by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) suggests some Florida households are changing how much they donate to their usual lists of worthy charities this […]

By |November 15th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

New Saint Leo Survey Finds Stories of Disasters and Political Races Influenced American Household Charitable Budgets This Year

#Giving Tuesday Holiday Ahead on November 27
About Four in 10 Want to Donate Similar Levels as in 2017
New Tax Law May Still Have Implications

ST. LEO, FL – A new survey of Americans by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) suggests some households are changing how much they donate to their usual lists of worthy charities this […]

By |November 15th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

Americans to Spend Big on Pets for Holidays, New Saint Leo U Poll Shows

Animals Treated Like Family So Industry Continues to Grow
ST. LEO, FL – Americans love their fur babies—as well as their feathered friends, leathery lizards, and fascinating fish. A new survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute looked at pet ownership and the holidays.
The Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) survey was fielded nationally online among 1,167 adults from October […]

By |November 14th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

Americans Say ‘No’ to Shopping on Thanksgiving, Strong Support for Stores Remaining Closed, New Saint Leo University Poll Shows

Survey Also Examines Cyber Monday Security
ST. LEO, FL – In the past few years, retailers felt the backlash from their decision to be open on Thanksgiving Day, beginning holiday sales a day early. Social media campaigns slammed stores that made employees work on the holiday. This year, more stores announced they will not open until Black Friday, November 23. A […]

By |November 5th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments