Marquette Wire

Poll shows Wisconsin voters split on Walker

Natalie Wickman

September 19, 2013

Gov. Scott Walker faces a 48 percent approval and 49 percent disapproval rating, according to a poll released Tuesday by Public Policy Polling, which also found Walker's approval rating lowest among 18- to 29-year-olds. Charles...

Marquette Law poll suggests support for increased gun control

Jason Kurtyka

March 26, 2013

A Marquette Law School poll released on March 19 found that a majority of Wisconsinites favor increased gun control, with 81 percent of respondents said support for expanding background checks at private gun sales and gun shows. Lara...

Law poll brings national attention to MU

Alexandra Whittaker

November 8, 2012

Marquette Law School was brought into the national spotlight this election season in a growing effort by the university to highlight and discuss public policy matters by providing extensive information of public views in Wisconsin through its statewide political poll. Dean of the Law Schoo...

Young voters still like Obama, but not voting

Allison Kruschke

May 1, 2012

As President Barack Obama makes the rounds to college campuses in North Carolina, Iowa and Colorado to mobilize young voters, a recent Gallup poll shows that his overwhelming support from young people may not translate into votes. According...