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Tag Archives: Research Poll Findings

No surprise: NPI poll finds Washingtonians don’t like Donald Trump’s job performance

Excerpt: Washington State voted for Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election and has been a hotbed of resistance activity since Donald Trump's Electoral College victory a year and a half ago, so it's not too surprising that most Washingtonians don't have a favorable opinion of Trump's job performance.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Elections, Open Government
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Senator Maria Cantwell enjoys a robust lead over Susan Hutchison, new NPI poll finds

Excerpt: Maria Cantwell is well positioned to continue on in the United States Senate with seatmate Patty Murray for another six years, a new NPI poll has found. 52% of respondents said they would support Cantwell, while only 36% would support Republican Susan Hutchison.
Written by:Alison Wendler
Categories:Elections, Party Politics
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Voters in Washington are enthusiastic about putting a price on pollution, NPI poll finds

Excerpt: Nearly three in five Washington voters agree it’s time for the state to put a price on pollution to fund a socially responsible transition to clean energy, according to a survey conducted last month by Public Policy Polling for NPI. 59% of likely 2018 voters surveyed agree that Washington State should reduce emissions of air pollutants […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Legislative Advocacy, Our Environment
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Washingtonians still want a capital gains tax to fund public education, NPI poll confirms

Excerpt: A majority of Washingtonians remain supportive of levying a capital gains tax on the wealthy to ensure our state meets its paramount duty of providing an amply funded education for all children residing within its borders, the Northwest Progressive Institute’s most recent statewide survey has confirmed. 57% of likely 2018 Washington voters surveyed by Public Policy Polling […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Legislative Advocacy
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Washingtonians are hungry for meaningful corporate tax accountability, NPI poll finds

Excerpt: NPI's research has confirmed that there's an extraordinary appetite for meaningful accountability that spans the ideological spectrum and every demographic group imaginable.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Majority of Washingtonians surveyed support Democratic Party in 2017 legislative elections

Excerpt: Given the opportunity to cast a vote in a special state House race or state Senate contest this year -- ordinarily just a local election year -- most Washingtonians surveyed say they would support the Democratic Party's candidates.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Maria Cantwell well ahead of Rob McKenna in potential U.S. Senate matchup, NPI poll finds

Excerpt: Elections can be difficult to predict, and we can't be sure of what will happen in the November 2018 midterms, but this data reinforces our belief that Republicans will be hard pressed to find a candidate who can give Cantwell a serious challenge, let alone unseat her.
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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Washingtonians strongly support Medicare For All and oppose Trumpcuts, NPI poll finds

Excerpt: A new poll commissioned by NPI has found that voters in Washington State are overwhelmingly opposed to the U.S. House's version of Trumpcuts while resoundingly supportive of the idea of expanding Medicare to cover everyone
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
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