2017 American Public Opinion Polls

The Middle East and Russia: American attitues on Trump's foreign policy (November 2017)

Questionnaire with Results

Key Findings

PowerPoint Presentation presented at the Brookings Institution on December 1, 2017

Survey Methodology

To view the full presentation and panel discussion, please click here


Publications related to November 2017 Poll: 

"Why is Trump undoing decades of U.S. policy on Jerusalem?", by Shibley Telhami, Brookings Institution's Markaz, December 5, 2017. 

Press Release from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, December 1, 2017.


American Attitudes on American Politics and the Middle East (May 2017)

Questionnaire with Results


Publications Related to May 2017 Poll:

"Here's What Americans Want Trump to Do in the Middle East," by Shibley Telhami, POLITICO, May 23, 2017. 

Press Release from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland, May 24, 2017. 


American Attitudes on Syria Strikes, Travel Ban, Refugees, and Muslims (April 2017)

Questionnaire with Results

PowerPoint Presentation from the Brookings Institution's event on "Syria strikes, travel ban, refugees, and Muslims: American attitudes on Trump's early policies" on May 11, 2017. 

To view this event on the Brookings Institution's website, please click hereTo view the video of this presentation, please click here


American Attitudes on the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (April 2017)

Questionnaire with Results


American Politics and Foreign Policy for Trump's First 100 Days (April 2017) 

Questionnaire with Results

Key Findings

Graphic Study


Publications Related to April 2017 Poll:

"Opinion: Latinos Need a Voice, Where Is It?", by Stella Rouse, NBC News, June 19, 2017. 

(Methodological Note on Latino Sample

"After Abbas-Trump meeting: Is Abbas' optimism justified?", by Shibley Telhami, Brookings Institution's Markaz, May 5, 2017 (expanded version of an article that appeared on the Washington Post's Monkey Cage). 


Media References to Polls: 

"UMD poll shows surprising agreement across the aisle on Russian meddling," by Kyle Rempfer, The Diamondback, June 6, 2017. 

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