Only 13% Of Americans Say Trump Is ‘Honest & Trustworthy’

Only thirteen percent of Americans said they would consider President Trump to be honest and trustworthy, according to a new Survey Monkey tracking poll. Trump’s honesty and trustworthiness score is down 3 points from when Survey Monkey started conducting the tracking polls in February of…

Massive Democratic turnout in rural Kentucky propels progressive Amy McGrath to upset victory

Amy McGrath has won the Democratic primary in Kentucky’s sixth Congressional district with 48.5 percent of the vote, beating out Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, who earned 40.9 percent of the vote. McGrath will face Rep. Andy Barr (R-KY) in the general election this November. Gray called…

Here’s what happens when you tell people the scientific consensus on climate change

The overwhelming majority of climate scientists  —  97 percent   — understand that humans are the primary cause of climate change. Yet, as a new peer-reviewed study in journal Nature Climate Change points out, “only 11 percent of the US public correctly estimate the scientific consensus on…

Refugee crisis threatens to wipe out entire generation in South Sudan

Children now make up more than 60 percent of the one million South Sudanese refugees who have fled violence for neighboring countries like Uganda, United Nations and government officials have said. Over 85 percent of these refugees are comprised of women and children. Among the…

What Political Issue Is NUMBER ONE For Americans?

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Fifty-five percent of Americans worry “a great deal” about the availability and affordability of healthcare, topping concerns about 14 other issues Gallup tested. Slim majorities also worry about crime and violence, federal spending and the budget deficit, and the availability of guns….