June 26, 2014

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The Pew Research Center’s Political Typology looks beyond “Red vs. Blue” in American politics, sorting voters into cohesive groups, based on their attitudes and values – not their partisan labels.

Use this tool to compare the groups on key topics: U.S. & Economy, Politics & Elections, Government & Economic Policy, Foreign Policy & Security, Domestic Policy and Religion & Society. You can also compare the groups by their demographics.

Supreme Court’s rulings should be based on ...

Percent saying...
Understanding of Constitution's meaning in current times Understanding of Constitution's meaning as originally written
Solid Liberals
84%
14%
Faith and Family Left
53
39
Next Generation Left
68
27
Hard-Pressed Skeptics
43
52
Young Outsiders
48
47
Business Conservatives
24
74
Steadfast Conservatives
11
88
Bystanders
50
38
General Population
49
46
Full question wording:
Should the U.S. Supreme Court base its rulings on its understanding of what the U.S. Constitution meant as it was originally written, or should the court base its rulings on its understanding of what the U.S. Constitution means in current times?