Entries by Adam Probolsky

Ballot User Experience Matters

http://www.rollcall.com/news/gonzales/polling-interactive-voice-response Pollsters need to take care that they replicate the ballot experience of voters as closely as possible. This means very different things in all 50 states and in many of the different counties, cities and townships across the country.  Being careless with ballot experience can cause the results of a horse-race question to be […]

Advisory to California Water Agencies Regarding White House Executive Order on Water Regulations

Advisory to California Water Agencies Regarding White House Executive Order on Water Regulations Tuesday, February 28, 2017 In light of the White House Executive Order on the Environmental Protection Agency review of Obama-era water regulations, we are recommending that California water agencies make a declarative statement about adhering to and maintaining stringent water quality standards. This […]

It’s the News Media’s Job to Fact-Check Politicians, Report When They Lie

The new Probolsky Research national poll shows that the American People believe it is the responsibility of the news media to fact-check politicians and report when they lie. Thirteen percent disagree. Link to infographic: http://www.probolskyresearch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Fact-check.jpg Methodology: Probolsky Research surveyed a nationally representative sample of 1,000 adults living in the United States. Telephone interviews were conducted by […]

Majority of Americans Believe 1M Manufacturing Jobs Will Return Under Trump

The new Probolsky Research national poll shows that a majority (55%) of Americans expect one million manufacturing jobs to return to the U.S. during the Trump Presidency. And 41% say its not likely that these jobs will come back. Link to infographic: http://www.probolskyresearch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Manufacturing-jobs.jpg Methodology: Probolsky Research surveyed a nationally representative sample of 1,000 adults living in the […]

36% of Americans: U.S. Could Break Down and Cease to Exist as We Know it

Most Americans do not believe the country will end during President Trumps time in office. But 36% say it is likely that the U.S. will break down and cease to exist as we know it. Link to infographic: http://www.probolskyresearch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/End-of-America.jpg Methodology: Probolsky Research surveyed a nationally representative sample of 1,000 adults living in the United States. Telephone […]