The Polling Unit: Archives 2001

December 2001

• Dec. 31 —Looking Toward 2002, American Optimism Prevails

• Dec. 26 —No Christmas Cheer In Consumer Confidence

• Dec. 21 —Flying for the Holidays: Delays? Noooo Problem

• Dec. 20 —Most See Toughest Work Still Ahead; After bin Laden, Saddam Hussein

• Dec. 18 —Ratings of Finances Weaken A Bit

• Dec. 17 —Economy Rivals Terrorism as Nation's Bigger Problem

• Dec. 11 —More Americans See Improving Economy

• Dec. 9 —Criminal Trial is Favored For the American Taliban

• Dec. 4 —Smallpox Vaccine: Side Effects Raise Concern

• Dec. 4 —Confidence Halts Slide in November

November 2001

• Nov. 28 —Majority Supports Military Tribunals; Most Say Rights are Adequately Protected

• Nov. 27 —Ratings of the Buying Climate Gain – Just in Time for the Shopping Season

• Nov. 20 —Economy Ratings Slip; Lowest Since March '96

• Nov. 18 —This Thanksgiving, Family Still Comes First

• Nov. 13 — Public's Economic Outlook: Not Bright, but Been Dimmer

• Nov. 11 —Holiday Spending Plans Are Down For the Second Year in a Row: Not Bright, but Been Dimmer

• Nov. 7 —First Post-Attack Challenges for Bush in Public Opinion

• Nov. 6 —Ratings of Finances & Buying Climate Counter Bleak Views of the Economy

October 2001

• Oct. 30 —Confidence its Lowest Since '97 As Economy Ratings Worsen

• Oct. 25 —Anthrax Anxiety Remains Muted; Nine in 10 Think Their Mail's Safe

• Oct. 23 —Confidence Steadies

• Oct. 17 —Nearly Half Use 'Net for News

• Oct. 16 —A Sober Response To Anthrax Scare

• Oct. 16 —Economy Ratings Fall To a Five-Year Low

• Oct. 11 —2/3 Worry of U.S.-Islam War;Way to Prevent it Isn't Clear

• Oct. 10 —Fear of Flying Eases Somewhat

• Oct. 10 —Most Favor Broader Police Authority –But Not Targeted at Arabs or Muslims

• Oct. 10 —U.S. Public Puts a Brave Face On the Uncertainties of War

• Oct. 9 —Consumer Confidence Up Slightly Since Sept. 11

• Oct. 7 —Support for Air Strikes is Vast – Easily Eclipsing Gulf War Levels

• Oct. 2 —Consumer Confidence: Still Holding Steady

September 2001

• Sept. 25 —Confidence Holds Steady In 2nd Week After Attacks

• Sept. 20 —2-1 Backing for War on Terrorism; Inaction Seen as the Greater Peril

• Sept. 18 —Confidence Advances Slightly in Wake of Terror Attacks

• Sept. 15 —American Public Closes Ranks Behind Bush & Anti-Terror Measures

• Sept. 10 —Public Rx on the Surplus: Trim Back the Tax Cut

• Sept. 5 —Economy Ratings Continue to Worsen

August 2001

• Aug. 29 —Confidence Drops to Three Month Low

• Aug. 29 —Most Nonwhites & Westerners Favor Bush Proposal on Mexican Immigrants

• Aug. 23 —Online Buying Advances, Despite the Internet Meltdown

• Aug. 21 — Background for Fed Cut: Bleaker Economic Views

• Aug. 16 — Majorities Oppose Cloning – Animal and Therapeutic Alike

• Aug. 15 — Ratings of the Economy Slip To Their Lowest in Four Years

• Aug. 8 — Few Reach for the Sunscreen

• Aug. 8 —Little Change in Consumer Confidence; Personal Finance Ratings are a Help

• Aug. 6 — Reagan Approval: Better in Retrospect

• Aug. 2 — Stem-Cell Support Holds at Six in 10

• Aug. 1 — Bush's Approval Stabilizes, Though Reservations Remain

• Aug. 1 — Confidence Creeps Ahead

July 2001

• July 25 —Confidence Inches Up

• July 24 —China Tops Public's List of Most Threatening Nations

• July 20 — See Spot Go to Heaven? The Public's Not So Sure

• July 18 —Religious Affiliation in America: Many Answers, Mostly Christian

• July 18 —Confidence Still in a Lull

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