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 »

The Republican Party’s White Strategy

… Although trump has broken with his party’s establishment on many issues, immigration has been the most central to his rise. … Until recently, immigration did not sharply divide the two national parties. In 1986, 42 percent of House Republicans, along with 64 percent of House Democrats, voted for a […] Read more »

Postelection California Poll: Sanders voters look for concessions from Clinton, but most will support her

More than 6 in 10 Bernie Sanders voters in California already have decided to side with Hillary Clinton in the fall — albeit most of them with reservations — and many of the rest said they might support her if she adopted some of his policies and received his endorsement, […] Read more »