This was all over the news today, but in case you missed it. A new Gallup poll shows that self-described conservatives outnumber liberals by nearly two to one.
PRINCETON, NJ — Political ideology in the U.S. held steady in 2011, with 40% of Americans continuing to describe their views as conservative, 35% as moderate, and 21% as liberal. This marks the third straight year that conservatives have outnumbered moderates, after more than a decade in which moderates mainly tied or outnumbered conservatives.
Visit Gallup’s news story and check out the interesting numbers.