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Americans tend to say that too many people are imprisoned, and that prison's main purpose is to take violent criminals off the street instead of punishment or rehabilitation The United States imprisons more of its people than any other country, with 2.4 million Americans behind bars at any given moment. ...
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Most Democrats think the number of people with health insurance has increased since last July, while most Republicans do not All indications are that under Obamacare there has been a drop in the number of people who are uninsured.  All polls, including this one, find more people this year than ...
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Americans tend to sympathize more with the Israelis than the Palestinian in their conflict, but people who support Israel aren't sure that the US government sides with Israel Americans are more sympathetic towards Israel in the ongoing conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.   In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, sympathy with ...
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Most Americans support legalizing marijuana, though people do think legalization will increase youth marijuana use Last Tuesday legal sales of marijuana for recreational use began in Washington state. The state has largely followed the same model as Colorado of taxing and regulating the production, sale and consumption of marijuana. Unlike ...
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Americans tend to think that Obama has exceeded his constitutional powers, but support for impeachment is no higher than it was for Bush seven years ago Last week former Alaska governor and Vice Presidential hopeful Sarah Palin called for the impeachment of President Obama, saying he is a "lawless, imperial ...
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