New Census data reveal divergent age profiles for a youthful population of color and an aging white population.
When billionaires Tom Steyer, a climate-change activist, and David Koch, a confirmed skeptic, met for the first time, they found a basis for conversation.
America's hurtling change is inverting our oldest national motto.
Koch chatted amiably with Steyer and the two posed for pictures at the Aspen Ideas Festival.
As the gun debate shows, the priorities of urban and nonurban America are more divided than they've been since the 1920s.
A new poll says Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina Republicans support citizenship with conditions.
Americans' views of the president haven't improved much during his second term, a new study finds.
Though the president has revived from his second-term nadir, he shows little momentum in new Heartland Poll.
Americans believe that reaching an economic milestone is a more compelling sign of maturity than achieving an educational or personal goal.
Can Clinton and Bush transcend debates about their families' pasts to offer answers for the country's future?
A soft economy and rising student debt are just two factors that Americans say make things more difficult for today’s young adults.
In a new Heartland Monitor Poll, Americans cite marriage and home ownership as key thresholds.
New Heartland Monitor poll finds Americans agree it's harder to get started as an adult than in the past.
In the internal GOP debate over immigration, a persistent trend has emerged: Republicans without college degrees stand farther to the right than most candidates.
Both economically and politically, Democrats are seeing the Trans-Pacific trade deal through a rearview mirror.
As the Democratic 2016 field fills in from the left, her aides say she is determined to avoid a liberal "arms race"
While Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage, Gallup polling shows dramatic shifts toward support in U.S. over past two decades.
Minorities trail whites in college completion, but there has been more progress in closing gaps at the high school level.
Millennials replace boomers as the electorate's largest generation. Will policy reflect their rising political influence?
Relying on outside talent can help feed dynamic economies, but it also exacerbates achievement gaps and social tensions.