POLL: New Pandemic Strains

*NEW POLL* Are you concerned about government response to new COVID strains or the recent monkeypox spread? We asked thousands of readers what they thought about the possibility of new COVID strains and the ongoing buzz about monkeypox. Governments worldwide responded to COVID’s 2020 emergence by forcing businesses to close, restricting travel, and mandating population-wide... Read More
Author: Deborah Dera
Posted: July 13, 2022, 5:55 pm

POLL: China and Taiwan

*NEW POLL* Do you think increased tensions between China and Taiwan will result in a war similar to what we’re seeing with Russia and Ukraine? We asked thousands of readers what they thought about the mounting friction between Taiwan and China, and whether they thought a conflict similar to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could result... Read More
Author: Deborah Dera
Posted: July 13, 2022, 5:48 pm

POLL: SCOTUS Overturning Roe v. Wade

*NEW POLL*     Do you agree with the SCOTUS decision to overturn Roe v Wade? We asked thousands of readers what they thought about the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. On June 24, 2022, SCOTUS overturned Roe v. Wade, the federal ruling that previously acknowledged a constitutional right to abortion. Rather... Read More
Author: Deborah Dera
Posted: July 13, 2022, 5:37 pm

Poll Results: Defund the Police

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they thought it was a good idea to have a defund the Police Movement in their area: Do You Agree With or Oppose Defunding the Police?. This would mean that police would not have as much manpower or tactical equipment as had been budgeted in past. The... Read More
Author: Janet Valenty
Posted: June 3, 2021, 11:28 pm

Poll Results: Should Illegal Immigrants Be Eligible for Stimulus Checks?

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they thought illegal immigrants should be eligible for stimulus checks. This would mean that an illegal immigrant could receive a stimulus check even if they don’t have a social security number, and even if they never even worked before. Our readers responded in force. 6% of Americans... Read More
Author: Janet Valenty
Posted: May 28, 2020, 9:10 pm

Poll Results: Medicare For Immigrants

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they thought illegal immigrants should receive Medicare benefits. The results are shown below… 88% of Americans polled think that people who are in this country illegally should NOT be eligible for Medicare benefits. 12% of Americans polled are OK with illegal immigrants receiving Medicare benefits. The votes obviously... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: March 31, 2019, 12:10 pm

Poll Results: Should Assault Rifles be Banned

Poll Results Glance at the news lately and you’re sure to see mention of the AR-15 commonly mislabeled an “Assault Rifle” — for all the wrong reasons. Publicity in the media will convince you that the AR-15 is most commonly used in serious gang crimes and mass shootings all across the country, but will barely... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: July 31, 2018, 5:35 pm

Poll Results: Social Security for Illegal Immigrants

Poll Results We polled thousands of Americans. SSI benefits come from Americans who have paid into it through long years of hard work. And, while Americans are happy to help those who help themselves, poll results show that they would prefer those benefits go to other Americans who have earned them or who suffer from... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: July 31, 2018, 5:24 pm

Poll Results: Mainstream Media Trust

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they felt they could trust the Mainstream Media and if they trusted Independent Media more than Mainstream Media. The results probably won’t surprise you. A recent poll suggests that more than 40% of Americans believe the mainstream media regularly reports news that they know to be fake... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: July 30, 2018, 11:13 am

Poll Results: Trusting News Media to be Unbiased

Poll Results We funded a scientific poll on whether respondents believe that the news media can provide unbiased coverage of the news. By news we mean factual coverage of local and international events. This poll was meant to help people understand whether people trust the news, regardless of their political party affiliation. The results are... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: June 27, 2018, 5:10 am

Poll Results: Unemployment Eligibility for Illegal Immigrants

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they thought illegal immigrants should be eligible for unemployment benefits. This would mean that an illegal immigrant could receive an unemployment check even if they don’t have a social security number, and even if they have never even worked before. Our readers responded in force. 5% of... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: June 27, 2018, 5:08 am

Poll Results: Free College Education for Illegal Immigrants

Poll Results We paid to conduct a scientific poll on whether respondents believe illegal immigrants should be eligible to receive taxpayer funded college education. This would make college education free for illegal immigrants. Any guesses as to how people responded? Don’t worry, it’s no surprise. 8% of Americans think illegal immigrants SHOULD receive free college... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: June 27, 2018, 5:04 am

Poll Results: Illegal Immigrant Welfare Benefits

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they thought illegal immigrants should be eligible for welfare benefits in the United States. We were not surprised by the response we received. The results are shown below. 6% of Americans think illegal immigrants SHOULD be eligible for welfare benefits in the United States. 94% of Americans... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: June 27, 2018, 4:58 am

Poll Results: Illegal Immigrant Government Job Programs

Poll Results We asked thousands of people whether they thought illegal immigrant should be eligible for government job programs. The results are shown below. 14% of Americans think illegal immigrants SHOULD be eligible for government job programs. 86% of Americans think illegal immigrants SHOULD NOT be eligible for government job programs. The votes coming through... Read More
Author: Chad Fisk
Posted: June 27, 2018, 4:53 am