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Sep 20, 2018, 05:00 ET FAU Poll Finds Scott and Nelson in a Statistical Tie as Gillum Holds a Narrow Lead on DeSantis in Florida's Governor Race

With less than seven weeks before Election Day, Democratic U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson and Republican Gov. Rick Scott are in a statistical tie in Florida's ...


Jul 26, 2018, 05:00 ET FAU Poll Finds Scott Maintains Lead on Nelson in Florida U.S. Senate Race as DeSantis and Graham Hold Edge for Governor

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has maintained a slight lead over U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson in the U.S. Senate race, 44 to 40 percent, with 17 percent still...


Jul 10, 2018, 05:00 ET Hispanics' Consumer Confidence Deteriorating as Concerns Grow Over Perceived Rising Cost of Living in the U.S.

Consumer confidence among Hispanics in the U.S. has deteriorated compared to the beginning of the year, as concerns have grown over the perceived...


Jul 10, 2018, 05:00 ET La Confianza del Consumidor Hispano Disminuye al Aumentar la Preocupación Respecto del Creciente Costo de Vida en Estados Unidos

La confianza del consumidor entre los hispanos en Estados Unidos ha disminuído en comparación al comienzo del año dado que existe una mayor...


Apr 12, 2018, 05:00 ET Hispanics in the U.S. Optimistic about their Personal Finances

Hispanics in the U.S. are more optimistic about their financial situation and their economic conditions have generally improved in the first three...


Apr 12, 2018, 05:00 ET Hispanos en los Estados Unidos estan optimistas con su situacion economica

Los hispanos en los Estados Unidos se encuentran más optimistas porque su situación financiera y económica ha mejorado en forma general durante los...


Feb 07, 2018, 05:00 ET FAU Poll Finds Floridians Support Dreamers and are Split on Building a Wall along Border with Mexico

A majority of Floridians support permanent legal status for children who were brought illegally to the United States, often described as Dreamers,...


Nov 08, 2017, 04:00 ET FAU Poll Finds Most Floridians Pleased with Hurricane Irma Response and Think it will Boost Scott's Run for U.S. Senate

A majority of Floridians are pleased with the state's preparedness for and response to Hurricane Irma and believe it will boost Gov. Rick Scott's...


Oct 11, 2017, 05:00 ET El Indice Nacional de Percepción del Consumidor Hispano de FAU revela que los Hispanos están decepcionados de la trayectoria de la economía del pais al igual que la aprobación del Presidente Trump

Los Hispanos en los EEUU están decepcionados respecto a la trayectoria de la economía y muestran una mayor insatisfacción respecto del Presidente...


Oct 11, 2017, 05:00 ET FAU National Index Shows Hispanics Souring on Direction of U.S. Economy as Approval for Trump Drops to 31 Percent

Hispanics in the U.S. are souring on the direction of the economy and showing growing dissatisfaction with U.S. President Donald Trump, according to...


Aug 29, 2017, 06:00 ET One Year from 2018 Florida Primary, FAU Poll Shows Tight Race for U.S. Senate, Most Voters Undecided on Governor

With the 2018 state primary election now one year away, voters in Florida give a slight edge to Sen. Bill Nelson over current Gov. Rick Scott in a...


Jul 11, 2017, 05:00 ET El indice nacional de FAU revela que existe optimismo de parte de los hispanos respecto de la economia aunque revela un creciente descontento por Trump

Los hispanos en los Estados Unidos se muestran más optimistas acerca de su situación financiera como también acerca de la economía en general de los...


Jul 11, 2017, 05:00 ET FAU National Index Shows Hispanics Optimistic About Economy While Showing Growing Disfavor for Trump

Hispanics in the U.S. are more optimistic about their financial situation as well as the U.S. economy as a whole but their dissatisfaction for U.S....


Jun 20, 2017, 10:12 ET FAU Poll Shows Floridians Favor Obama over Trump on Cuba Policy, Doubt Policy Changes will Help Cuban People

Floridians support former U.S. President Barack Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba over U.S. President Donald Trump's recent decision...


Apr 13, 2017, 08:00 ET Hispanic Consumer Sentiment Index Trends Downward as Concerns About Financial Future Surface

Hispanics in the U.S. are increasingly concerned about bad financial times ahead for their personal finances as well as the U.S. economy as a whole,...


Nov 17, 2016, 07:00 ET FAU National Poll Shows Hispanics are More Cautious about Holiday Spending and the Economy

Hispanics are more cautious about their holiday spending this year with 1 in 5 saying they will not be shopping at all, according to a national...