JUST IN: U.S. and U.N. officials say Israel and Hamas have agreed to an unconditional 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire.
The ceasefire will begin at 8 a.m. local time on Friday.
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Here is a compilation of polling data from various reputable American polling organizations, describing the policy preferences of the Americans people over the last year.
↳ Americans who think that U.S. wealth should be more evenly distributed: 59%
↳ Support heavy taxes on the rich to redistribute wealth: 52%
↳ Oppose cuts to Social Security or Medicare: 69%
↳ Oppose cuts on programs assisting the poor in order to address the deficit: 59%
↳ Support increasing taxes on the wealthy: 60 - 80%
↳ Support increasing the minimum wage to at least $10.10 an hour: 71%
↳ Support labor unions: 54%
↳ Spend too much on defense: 37%
↳ Extending unemployment benefits by at least three months: 58%
↳ Support marriage equality: 59%
↳ Support keeping abortion legal: 54%
↳ Disagree with SCOTUS striking down Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act: 51%
↳ Support the Paycheck Fairness Act: 62%
↳ Support legalizing marijuana: 58%
↳ Support a pathway to citizenship: 68%
↳ Support universal background checks for all gun purchases: 81%
↳ Support universal background checks and disqualifying offenses for gun purchase: 55.5% of Gun Sellers
↳ Believe in climate change: 73%↳ Support stronger EPA air regulations: 72% Why we are not a center-right nation: From minimum wage to the environment to abortion, America is far more liberal than the media or the right admit. (via odinsblog)