Archive of Public Consultations

Over the years, the Center on Policy Attitudes (COPA) has been conducting public consultations before the Program for Public Consultation (PPC) was formally established. Below is a list of examples of public consultations conducted by PIPA and PPC since 1993.

Americans on Sentencing Reform
A national survey of registered voters
August 2018
Americans on the FY 2019 Federal Budget
A survey of voters nationwide
July 2018
Americans Evaluate Campaign Finance Reform
A national survey of registered voters
May 2018
Offshore Drilling
A national survey of registered voters
May 2018
Americans on Solar Panel Tariffs
A national survey of registered voters
April 2018
Ground-Level Ozone: Americans on H.R 806:
Ozone Standards Implementation Act of 2017

A national survey of registered voters
April 2018
Americans on Net Neutrality (Part 2)
A national survey of registered voters
April 2018
Government Reform:
Independents and Third Parties

A national survey of registered voters
April 2018
The Fair Representation Act: Redistricting By Citizens, Rank-Choice Voting, Multi-Member Districts
A national survey of registered voters
April 2018
Americans Evaluate Immigration Reform Proposals
A survey of registered voters nationally, and in California,
Texas & Florida
March 2018
Alexander-Murray Healthcare Bill
A national survey of registered voters
January 2018
Americans on Net Neutrality (Part 1)
A national survey of registered voters
December 2017
Americans on Government Reform:
Lobbying Restrictions and Past Presidents

A national survey of registered voters
December 2017
Americans on Government Reform: Allowing
Nonprofits to Endorse Political Candidates

A national survey of registered voters
November 2017
Americans on Tax Reform
A national survey of registered voters
November 2017
Americans on Solving the Medicare Shortfall
A survey of registered voters nationwide, and in California,
Florida, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia
October 2017
Americans on the American Health Care Act
A National Survey of Voters
June 2017
Americans on Federal Poverty Programs
A survey of American Voters
May 2017
Americans on the 2018 Federal Budget
A survey of Voters Nationwide
May 2017
Americans on the U.S. Role in the World
A study of U.S. public attitudes
January 2017
Voter Anger with Government and the 2016 Election
A survey of American Voters
November 2016
Americans on Fixing Social Security
A Citizen Cabinet survey nationwide, and in California, Florida, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia
October 2016
Americans on Clean Power
A Citizen Cabinet Survey nationwide and in California, Florida, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia
September 2016
Rightsizing Defense:
The Perspective of the People

An in-depth survey of the Citizen Cabinet, nationally and in California, Florida, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia
March 2016
Creating a Federal Budget for FY2017:
What the American People Would Do

A Survey of the Citizen Cabinet, Nationally and in California, Florida, Maryland, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia
February 2016
How Americans Would Fix the U.S. Postal Service
A Survey of the Citizen Cabinet, Nationally and in Maryland,
Oklahoma and Virginia
November 2015
Assessing the Iran Deal
A Survey of the National Citizen Cabinet
September 2015
Fixing Social Security:
Recommendations of the Citizen Cabinet

Nationally and in the States of Maryland, Oklahoma and Virginia
July 2015
Negotiations with Iran: Views from a Red State,
a Blue State and a Swing State

A Survey of the Citizen Cabinets in Oklahoma, Maryland and Virginia
July 2015
A Not So Divided America
Is the public as polarized as Congress, or are red and blue districts
pretty much the same?
July 2014
Is Social Security Really a Third Rail? 
A survey of American Voters
February 2014
Globalization and Trade
A Study of American Attitudes
October 2017
 The Ukranian People on the Current Crisis  March 2015
 Americans on the Iran Nuclear Issue  March 2015
Israeli and Palestinian Public Opinion on Negotiating a Final Status Peace Agreement December 2013
Consulting the American People on National Defense Spending
May 2012
Americans on Israel and the Iranian Nuclear Program: A Study of American Public Opinion March 2012
Consulting the American People on the 2001/2003 Tax Cuts February 2012
Consulting Americans on the Payroll Tax Cut for Employees and Employers December 2011
The American Public on the 9/11 Decade: A Study of American Public Opinion September 2011
Competing Budget Priorities: The Public, The House, The White House March 2011
Battleground or Common Ground? American Public Opinion on Health Care Reform October 2009
Americans on Climate Change June 2004
Americans on Detention, Torture, and the War on Terrorism July 2004
Americans on Foreign Aid and World Hunger February 2001
Americans on Globalization March 2000
Americans on Global Warming December 1998
Americans and Foreign Aid March 1995
Fighting Poverty December 1994
US Public Attitudes on Peacekeeping March 1994