Tag Archive for Poll

JFK rates highest among last ten presidents

As the nation marks the 100th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s birth on Memorial Day, a University of Virginia Center for Politics-Reuters/Ipsos poll finds that Americans rate JFK more highly than other recent presidents. Read more

Poll: belief in a JFK conspiracy slips slightly but remains high

The belief in a JFK conspiracy has slipped slightly, according a poll commissioned by the Associated Press.  The survey found 59 percent of Americans think multiple people were involved in a conspiracy to kill the president, while 24 percent think Oswald acted alone. A 2003 Gallup poll found that 75 percent of Americans felt there was a conspiracy.

But what is most striking about these poll numbers is how similar they are to what pollsters found 50 years ago.

Read more

Where were you when JFK was shot?