Our Corner | Both Candidates Leave God Off the Campaign Trail

Where is religion in the 2012 election? At NPR, Dr. Robert P. Jones, along with Dr. David Gushee, a PRRI Board member, and Dr. Mark Rozell, a PRRI Affiliated Scholar, offer some insight into why religion has disappeared as a central theme of both candidates' campaigns. … [Read more...]

Our Corner | What Winning the “Catholic Vote” Means Today

This weekend, Dr. Robert P. Jones appeared on NPR's "All Things Considered" to talk about the Catholic vote, a crucial demographic that is becoming increasingly difficult to pin down. … [Read more...]

Our Corner | Responses to “Beyond Guns and God: Understanding the Complexities of the White Working Class in America”

Last Thursday, September 20, we were honored to have Thomas B. Edsall, a professor of journalism at Columbia University and a contributor to the New York Times' Campaign Stops blog, and John Sides, a professor of political science at the George Washington University and a co-founder of the political science blog, "The Monkey Cage," speak on a panel as part of the release of the 2012 Race, Class, and Culture Survey. Both Edsall and Sides posted articles on their respective blogs which discuss … [Read more...]

Our Corner | Responses to “Beyond Guns and God: Understanding the Complexities of the White Working Class in America”

Last Thursday, September 20, we were honored to have Thomas B. Edsall, a professor of journalism at Columbia University and a contributor to the New York Times' Campaign Stops blog, and John Sides, a professor of political science at the George Washington University and a co-founder of the political science blog, "The Monkey Cage," speak on a panel as part of the release of the 2012 Race, Class, and Culture Survey. Both Edsall and Sides posted articles on their respective blogs which discuss … [Read more...]

Our Corner | State of Belief Radio

This weekend, Dr. Robert P. Jones appeared on State of Belief Radio to discuss the findings of "Beyond Guns and Gun: Understanding the Complexities of the White Working Class in America." … [Read more...]

Our Corner | Dr. Robert P. Jones on EthicsDaily

Dr. Robert P. Jones joined Cliff Vaughn of EthicsDaily to discuss “Beyond Guns and God: Understanding the Complexities of the White Working Class in America.” Watch it here:   … [Read more...]

Our Corner | The Risks and Rewards of Romney’s Faith Story

On Thursday night, Romney will accept the GOP's nomination as the Republican presidential candidate. As Dr. Robert P. Jones pointed out earlier this week, Romney will need to talk about religion in his acceptance speech, but discussing his own Mormon faith could be a tricky business. … [Read more...]

Our Corner | The Risks and Rewards of Romney’s Faith Story

On Thursday night, Romney will accept the GOP's nomination as the Republican presidential candidate. As Dr. Robert P. Jones pointed out earlier this week, Romney will need to talk about religion in his acceptance speech, but discussing his own Mormon faith could be a tricky business. … [Read more...]

Our Corner | Who Best Represents American Catholics?

This Friday, on NPR's "Tell Me More," Dr. Robert P. Jones discussed the Catholic vote. For the first time, both major political parties have Catholic vice presidential Catholics … [Read more...]

Our Corner | New Publication from PRRI Affiliated Scholar Melissa Deckman

PRRI Affiliated Scholar Melissa Deckman has a chapter in a new edited volume on the Tea Party. … [Read more...]