Who We Are

The Center for Excellence in Polling (CEP) conducts market research and messaging analysis to inform policymakers and the public about voters’ opinions, attitudes, and concerns on critical public policy issues.

CEP is a project of the Foundation for Government Accountability.

Our Latest Polls

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2022 Iowa Election Integrity Poll

January 23, 2023

The Center for Excellence in Polling (CEP) surveyed Iowa voters on a range of election reforms, including measures that state leaders recently put into place and areas that can still be improved, as an important snapshot of voter opinion on election integrity.

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2022 Kansas Issues Poll

January 23, 2023

Voters in the Sunflower State display support for reforms that would lower their income taxes, ensure only the eligible are receiving welfare benefits, and keep elections secure and transparent.

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2022 Alabama Issues Poll

January 14, 2023

In the weeks following the 2022 November election, the Center for Excellence in Polling (CEP) surveyed likely Alabama voters on several challenges Congress and state leaders will likely face in the coming year.

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2022 Iowa Issues Poll

January 14, 2023

The Center for Excellence in Polling recently surveyed likely Iowa voters on important issues facing the state. Results indicate that voters in the Hawkeye State support reforms that would remove barriers to work.

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2022 National Public Health Emergency Poll

January 10, 2023

Sixty-five percent of voters say they support ending the public health emergency (PHE) declaration. Three in four Republicans, 58 percent of Democrats and 63 percent of Independents support ending the PHE.

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2022 Virginia Issues Poll

December 7, 2022

The Center for Excellence in Polling (CEP) surveyed Virginia voters on several challenges Congress and state leaders are likely to face in the coming year.

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Inflation and the Economy Top 2022 Voter Interest Poll

December 6, 2022

The Center for Excellence in Polling (CEP) asked likely voters about the factors affecting their vote leading up to the 2022 election.

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2022 National Student Loan and COVID-19 Poll

December 6, 2022

The Center for Excellence in Polling (CEP) conducted a national survey on two of the top issues that Congress will face at the start of the new year.

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Recent Public Tracking Polls

2022 National Quarter 3 Tracking Poll

October 3, 2022

The Center for Excellence in Polling recently surveyed likely voters on important issues facing the nation, asking the same questions as our Quarter 2 Tracking Poll.

Your Voice Matters

The Center for Excellence in Polling creates focus groups to ask individuals about their perceptions, opinions, beliefs and attitudes towards issues.

COVID-19 Spending in Wisconsin

June 3, 2021

$3.2 billion is coming to Wisconsin, even though it has a $2 billion surplus. So far, it seems the governor alone could decide what to do with this money.