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New Saint Leo University Poll Explores How Many People Feel Strained to Be Civil During Holidays

Americans Say They Will Avoid Talking Politics During Christmas
ST. LEO, FL ­­– Most Americans say they will avoid controversial topics such as politics at their holiday gatherings this year, according to a new poll released by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu). And more younger Americans say they will decline Christmas invitations to avoid conflicts during the holidays.

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By |December 13th, 2019|Institute|0 Comments

Americans Fret About Economy, But Prepare Holiday Gift Budgets, Saint Leo University Poll Shows

ST. LEO, FL ­– While Americans say they are worried about the economy, a new Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) survey shows they also are concerned about overspending on holiday gifts and entertaining this year.

The most recent Saint Leo poll was conducted from November 13 through November 18 among 1,000 total respondents nationally.

Among those Americans who report they will […]

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New Saint Leo University Poll Shows Most Americans Embrace Christmas

               ‘Merry Christmas’ Leads as Americans’ Favorite Holiday Greeting
ST. LEO, FL – For more Americans this year, Christmas is the “merriest” of the seasons, a new Saint Leo University Polling Institute survey (http://polls.saintleo.edu) shows with more people saying they will observe the holiday, consider it a religious observance, and wish folks a “Merry Christmas.”

In the past few years, holiday […]

By |December 12th, 2019|Institute|0 Comments

Saint Leo University Survey Reveals Florida Public Sentiment on Traffic Laws, Additional Voter Rights Expansion, Marijuana Regulation

Broad agreement emerges on addressing careless driving
ST. LEO, FL – A recent Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) survey that explores policy changes Floridians will have to consider—or adapt to—in 2020 finds widespread support for stronger traffic safety laws. On the other hand, opinions are split in statewide conversations about making it easier for ex-felons to regain voting rights, among […]

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

More Than 7 in 10 Americans Say They Are Happy to Hang Out With Friends Who Disagree with Them Politically

Majority of respondents identify with this phrase: “We need to chill”
ST. LEO, FL – When it comes to mingling with friends who hold differing political views, most Americans surveyed recently by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (http://polls.saintleo.edu) said they would have no problem enjoying a public event in the company of such a friend.

The survey was conducted nationally among […]

By |December 6th, 2019|Institute|0 Comments

Some Democratic Ideas Are Getting Positive Attention Beyond the Party’s Lines, Especially When it Comes to Healthcare

Climate protection and assault weapons ban proposals are also getting some attention
ST. LEO, FL  – New data from the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (https://polls.saintleo.edu) reveals which of the policy ideas suggested by various Democratic presidential candidates are the most attractive notions to a broad base of Americans of various political parties, represented by a national survey base of 1,000 […]

By |December 5th, 2019|Institute|0 Comments