Opportunity in Crisis: New Polling on Public Opinion Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

In the early months of the pandemic, JFI researchers fielded a nationally representative survey investigating how the public health and economic impacts of COVID-19 had begun to influence Americans’ attitudes towards government policy. Was this extraordinary crisis opening space for novel policy ideas to take root? Had the ambitious federal response shifted long-held views on government intervention in the economy? On cash relief? 

The first brief, Opportunity in Crisis: COVID-19 and Preferences for Social Policy, is available now.

Read more in our “Messaging Guaranteed Income” collection.