The conventional political wisdom this year has been that President Obama is not especially popular among working-class white folks. But that might be an oversimplification.
A survey commissioned last month by the Public Religion Research Institute SHOWS a more complicated picture:
The results of this survey are based on telephone interviews conducted between August 2, 2012 and August 15, 2012, among a random sample of 2,501 adults living in the continental United States. The survey includes a special focus on white working-class Americans, who are defined as non-Hispanic white Americans without a four-year college degree who hold non-salaried jobs, and ...