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Public Opinion Data
Research / Poll Organizations
American National Election Studies
Data from its own surveys on voting, public opinion, and political participation.
Has studied human nature and public opinion for decades. Be sure to also check out Gallup Poll News Service and Gallup Poll Tuesday Briefing via LexisNexis.
Market research firm.
Pew Research Center
A "fact tank" that provides information on the issues, attitudes and trends shaping America and the world. It does not take positions on policy issues.
An independent and non-partisan clearinghouse of recent polls from news services and pollsters.
Must register (free) to get reports.
In article databases, or in news sources listed below, add words such as poll, survey, opinion, or attitude as a keyword.
Find full-text historic archived articles in U.S. national, regional and some international newspapers.
Includes thousands of full text local, regional, and national newspapers, as well as transcripts, blogs, and more. Has Colorado publications, including The Denver Post.
Try using the Polls & Surveys term in combination with news searches. This will retrieve news stories that report on the contents of public opinion polls.
Newspaper Source Plus
Contains contents of more than a thousand newspapers, plus television and radio transcripts, and magazines. Newspaper content includes U.S. papers, as well as English-language publications from nations worldwide. Coverage from 1985 to the present.