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Multi-section reportsFebruary 3, 2016

Republicans Prefer Blunt Talk About Islamic Extremism, Democrats Favor Caution

Half of Americans say the next president should be careful not to criticize Islam as a whole when speaking about Islamic extremists, while four-in-ten want the next president to speak bluntly about Islamic extremists even if the statements are critical of Islam as a whole.

Among presidential candidates, Trump seen as least religious
Multi-section reportsJanuary 27, 2016

Faith and the 2016 Campaign

GOP contender Donald Trump is not widely viewed as religious, even among Republicans. And the share of Americans who say Hillary Clinton is not a religious person has risen sharply since she first ran for president eight years ago.

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Multi-section reportsJuly 26, 2012

Little Voter Discomfort with Romney’s Mormon Religion

A new Pew Research Center poll finds that voters have limited awareness of Mitt Romney’s Mormon faith and Barack Obama’s religion. And there is little evidence to suggest that concerns about the candidates’ respective faiths will have a meaningful impact in the 2012 fall elections.

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Multi-section reportsNovember 23, 2011

Romney’s Mormon Faith Likely a Factor in Primaries, Not in a General Election

A new survey finds that there has been virtually no change in Americans’ impressions of the Mormon faith over the past four years. Meanwhile, about half of all voters, and 60% of evangelical Republicans, know that Mitt Romney is a Mormon. Romney’s religion has implications for his nomination run but not for the general election should he be nominated as his party’s standard bearer.

Polling and AnalysisNovember 4, 2008

Religion and Politics ’08: Christopher Dodd

Polling and AnalysisNovember 4, 2008

Religion and Politics ’08:
Dennis Kucinich

Polling and AnalysisNovember 4, 2008

Religion and Politics ’08: John McCain

Polling and AnalysisNovember 4, 2008

Religion and Politics ’08: John Edwards

Polling and AnalysisNovember 4, 2008

Religion and Politics ’08: Hillary Clinton

Polling and AnalysisNovember 4, 2008

Religion and Politics ’08: Mike Huckabee