Media MentionsMarch 28, 2014

Wash. Post: See where every execution has taken place since 1977, in one map

Polling and AnalysisMarch 28, 2014

Shrinking Majority of Americans Support Death Penalty

According to a 2013 Pew Research Center survey, 55% of U.S. adults say they favor the death penalty for persons convicted of murder. A significant minority (37%) oppose the practice.

Media MentionsMarch 24, 2014

Wash. Post: Here’s what you need to know about the Hobby Lobby case

Legal BackgrounderMarch 20, 2014

Health Care Law’s ‘Contraception Mandate’ Reaches the Supreme Court

On March 25, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in two cases challenging regulations arising from the Affordable Care Act. Both cases involve for-profit businesses whose owners object – for religious reasons – to free coverage of contraceptive services in their employees’ health insurance plans.

Media MentionsMarch 6, 2014

RNS: Catholics call Pope Francis ‘a change for the better’

Media MentionsMarch 6, 2014

Huff. Post: There May Be No ‘Pope Francis Effect’ After All, Says Survey

Media MentionsMarch 6, 2014

NBC: ‘Francis Effect’? Popular Pope Has Catholics Praying More, Poll Finds

Media MentionsMarch 6, 2014

Fox: Pope Francis’ popularity rivals that of John Paul II among American Catholics, survey finds

Media MentionsMarch 6, 2014

NYT: Francis Has Changed American Catholics’ Attitudes, but Not Their Behavior, a Poll Finds

Press ReleasesMarch 6, 2014

Catholics View Pope Francis as a Change for the Better