National Post-Election 2022 Focus Group

Publication date: November 11, 2022


  1. Inflation and crime are among the top factors participants say, unaided, that motivated their vote choice in the midterm elections.
  2. Government regulations and government spending are issues removed from everyday consideration, and participants have little to say about these issues.
  3. Immigration is a top concern among Republicans, who see it as contributing to crime, but it is less of an issue for Independent voters.