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Saint Leo U Poll Examines Pope Francis’ Handling of Sex Abuse, Statements on Value of Human Life, Use of Death Penalty

ST. LEO, FL – While a new survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute shows some Americans approve of how Pope Francis is handling cases of sexual abuse involving Catholic clergy, (46.5 percent), significantly fewer positively view the Catholic Church’s efforts to weed out abuse.

The Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) survey was fielded nationally online among 1,000 adults from […]

By |August 27th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

MEDIA ADVISORY: NEW SAINT LEO U DATA ON ATTITUDES TOWARD GUN CONTROL

SAINT LEO, FL – The most recent national and Florida survey conducted by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) from August 10 through August 16 included a substantial number of questions on attitudes toward gun control as part of the institute’s regular yearly schedule of topics, and the institute is making the data available to journalists and the public […]

By |August 27th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

Saint Leo University Poll Finds Most Floridians Accepting of New Spending for Public School Security, But Not Necessarily Satisfied

About 13 Percent Say Spending Legislation Was Unnecessary
ST. LEO – A new survey of Florida adults by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http.polls.saintleo.edu) shows that 65 percent of those polled are glad that millions of dollars are being spent on better security and safeguards for the state’s 4,200 K-12 public schools, but people also want more safety improvements for students […]

By |August 23rd, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

Newest Saint Leo University Poll Shows Primary Races for Florida Governor Tilting Toward Putnam and Graham in Tough Contests

Rick Scott Maintains Slight Lead in Poll Over Bill Nelson for U.S. Senate Election

ST. LEO, FL – The most recent survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) of Florida voters indicates a slight lead for state Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam over challenger Ron DeSantis in the upcoming primary race for the GOP nomination for governor, but the […]

By |August 20th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

Saint Leo University Survey Confirms Social Media Has Taken Root in Daily American Life, Sometimes Causing a Variety of Frustrations

U.S. Catholics Report Being Among Those Who Turn Off Devices Regularly

ST. LEO, FL – A majority of Americans confirm they are regular consumers of social media in a new national survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu), but a significant percentage also indicate ambivalence about the time and attention social platforms and the related electronic devices take.

The survey […]

By |June 25th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments

Latest Saint Leo University Poll Shows the Public Expects #MeToo Movement to Persist, with 7 in 10 Paying Attention

ST. LEO, FL – A recent national survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) found that nearly two-thirds of Americans think the #Me Too (or Me Too) movement will last long term, rather than fade away.

From May 25 through May 31, 2018, the polling institute conducted a national survey on a broad range of political and cultural topics, […]

By |June 20th, 2018|Institute|0 Comments