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Congress has never made lynching a federal crime, but Americans have long supported the passage of such a bill.

Americans were split on how the House Un-American Activities Committee handled its hearings, but leaned toward punishing those who didn't cooperate.

Midterm elections are notoriously perilous for the president's party, and Trump's approval rating only makes matters worse. Can he produce another surprise?

by Frank Newport

Americans view the new tax reform bill more negatively than positively, but 2018 will help determine if its tax cuts will turn those attitudes around.

by Justin McCarthy

Accusations of sexual misconduct complicate what could have been an easy win for the GOP in one of the nation's most conservative states.

by Jeffrey M. Jones, Frank Newport and Lydia Saad

Gallup editors compile big findings from the 2017 Governance survey, examining how the U.S. is being governed and how it might be improved.