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Allowing employees to work remotely is productive, cost-saving and critical to attracting, retaining and engaging top talent.

by Frank Newport

Voters want their president to display competence in office, leading to a significant "competency" positioning battle in the coming election.

by Justin McCarthy

Gallup findings over the past decade reveal that the years from 2010 to 2019 encompassed some revolutionary changes in public opinion.

The Short Answer

George W. Bush registered the highest presidential job approval rating in any Gallup poll.

by Frank Newport

Americans agree that their government should take immediate action in a number of specific problem areas.

by Frank Newport

Increased polarization in the U.S., with deep antipathy toward those of the opposite political persuasion, has potentially negative long-term effects.

by Frank Newport

Americans have mixed views on the appropriate role of government in today's society, making this a key focus for candidate debate.