U.S. President Barack Obama, who won a second term in office by defeating Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, waves as he addresses supporters during his election night victory rally in Chicago, November 7, 2012. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
Politics and Public Opinion, Polls

Is America still a center-right country? (Part 1): Ideological identification

Is America shifting leftward? President Obama’s re-election and recent surveys provide some evidence that America is more centrist than center-right. A straightforward way to evaluate the question is to examine self-reported ideological identification. Some national surveys show moderates narrowly outnumbering … read more >