On October 25, 2016, PRRI released the seventh annual American Values Survey, “The Divide Over America’s Future: 1950 or 2050?”, at a standing-room only event at The Brookings Institution. The national survey explores attitudes on candidates’ qualifications and qualities, confidence in election system, free trade agreements, immigration, and criminal justice reform.
Event panelists included Robert P. Jones, CEO at PRRI; E.J. Dionne, Jr., W. Averell Harriman Chair and Senior Fellow at The Brookings Institution; William A. Galston, Ezra K. Zilkha Chair and Senior Fellow at The Brookings Institution; Karyln Bowman, Senior Fellow and Research Coordinator at American Enterprise Institute; Henry Olsen, Senior Fellow at Ethics & Public Policy Center; and Perry Bacon Jr., Senior Political Reporter at NBC News.
Watch a video of the survey release, including a discussion of the survey among the distinguished panel of experts, below.
Read the entire report, including topline and methodology, here.