Most Americans think Trump hasn’t done enough to fix opioid crisis

Most Americans think the opioid crisis has worsened in their communities and across the country, but few believe their own lives will be affected, according to a new poll from the PBS NewsHour and Marist Poll. … Whatever the solution, Americans don’t think the nation’s leaders are doing enough to […] Read more »

Support for Active Government Up

Half of Americans believe the government is doing too much that should be left to individuals and businesses in the U.S. Meanwhile, 45% — up from 41% in 2016 and an average of 39% during the eight years of Barack Obama’s presidency — want government to take a greater role […] Read more »

Can the Republican Party Keep Its Coalition Together?

Donald Trump and the Republican Congress this week are straining every fraying seam in their party’s coalition. In just days, Trump’s White House has advanced aggressively nationalistic initiatives on trade and immigration, while also starting an incendiary fight with protesting NFL players. Each of these confrontations has energized elements of […] Read more »