A Third of Californians Approve of Trump’s Job Performance

Just a third of Californians approve of the way President Trump is doing his job, according to a statewide survey released today by the Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC), with funding from the James Irvine Foundation. … As California leaders consider their responses to Trump’s early action on immigration, […] Read more »

Mark DiCamillo Named Director of Expanded IGS Poll

Veteran California pollster Mark DiCamillo will join the University of California, Berkeley’s Institute of Governmental Studies as director of its Berkeley IGS Poll, the institute announced today. DiCamillo will bring to IGS decades of experience in polling Californians. He has been actively involved in measuring California public opinion since 1978, […] Read more »

Field Poll shutting down at end of year

The Field Poll, which for nearly 70 years has tracked the opinions of Californians, announced today it’s shutting down in early 2017. The poll was established in 1947 as The California Poll by Mervin Field, a groundbreaking pollster who died last year. “It is with great sadness that I must […] Read more »

Survey Finds 72% of Previously Uninsured Californians Now Have Coverage

Three years after the Affordable Care Act’s coverage expansions were fully implemented in California, nearly three quarters (72%) of the state’s previously uninsured residents now have health coverage, finds the fourth Kaiser Family Foundation Longitudinal Panel Survey, which is tracking the experiences of a randomly selected group of Californian adults […] Read more »