USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll

See the results of the most recent USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times statewide public opinion polls and how national and state politicians are viewed in California.

Majority of Californians disagree with President Trump's handling of NFL protests

Thirty-eight percent of Californians oppose NFL players protesting racial inequality by kneeling during the national anthem at games.

Californians strongly oppose Trump — and 53% say state's members of Congress should 'never' work with him

California voters remain opposed to President Trump and defend immigrants — but are ambivalent about elected officials working with the administration.

More than half of Californians support 'sanctuary state' legislation, poll finds

More than 50% of respondents in a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll ahead of the 2018 gubernatorial primary favored California's new sanctuary state law, and 60% said undocumented immigrants strengthen the economy.

It's a tightening race for governor and Sen. Dianne Feinstein holds strong lead for reelection

Californians overwhelmingly support Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s reelection bid,, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll. Voters are more divided in the governor’s race, creating a closer contest between Democrats Gavin Newsom and Antonio Villaraigosa.

Why California went its own liberal way in the election

As Hillary Clinton's margin tops 1 million and heads toward 2 million, a post-election poll of California voters shows how different the state electorate is than the national voter pool

Hillary Clinton's popularity in California has jumped, and she has a commanding lead, poll finds

The final USC/Los Angeles Times survey shows Clinton with a big lead in California and greatly improved popularity with voters.

California's U.S. Senate race is slipping away from Loretta Sanchez

Orange County Rep. Loretta Sanchez's aggressive attacks against her rival in the U.S. Senate race, and her appeals to Republicans, have not paid off, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles poll.

Our next president will inherit an extremely polarized electorate, California poll finds

If their candidate loses the White House on election day, California voters want the victor put under a microscope by Congress, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.

New poll finds voters poised to pass Prop. 57 and revamp California's prison parole rules

A new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll shows continued strong support for Gov. Jerry Brown's Proposition 57

California voters support gun control initiative, Proposition 63, poll says

A gun control initiative that is in response to a series of mass shootings is strongly supported by California voters

Defeat is likely for both death penalty measures on California ballot, poll finds

Defeat is likely for both death penalty measures on the ballot, poll finds. Analysts say California voters' core values on capital punishment remain unswayed.

Younger voters overwhelmingly favor marijuana measure, which is likely to pass, poll finds

With election day a week away, a new poll shows 58% of likely voters support legalizing recreational use of marijuana.

Californians' support of transgender bathroom access in schools is growing, poll shows

New USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll shows

California voters are becoming more concerned about healthcare costs than about whether they have insurance

Six years after President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, the health reform law has gained acceptance from a majority of California voters, but the cost

Poll finds Californians are strongly in favor of state's minimum wage increase

Californians strongly back the state’s minimum wage increase even though they believe the wage hike will hurt their pocketbooks and the state’s economy.

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Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton in a tight race in California as the campaign batters her popularity

Los Angeles Times poll of Democratic presidential primary voters and November presidential match-ups

Poll finds Senate hopeful Loretta Sanchez strong among Latino voters but few others

Loretta Sanchez leads among just a few major categories of voters as she attempts to make it past Tuesday's primary, a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll found. Latino voters prefer the daughter of Mexican immigrants, a Democratic congresswoman from Orange, above her closest rival by 27 points and she leads narrowly in Southern California as a whole. Still, Sanchez he trails Democratic Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris 28% to 20% among likely primary voters overall.

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Most California voters think illegal immigration is a problem, but don't see mass deportation as the answer

Almost two-thirds of California voters believe that illegal immigration is a major problem in the state, but by even larger majorities they reject the idea of mass deportations and favor allowing those currently living in the country without authorization to stay and apply for citizenship.

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Among California voters, support for trade deals doesn't fall clearly along party lines

California voters have grown more optimistic about the economy, but persistent concerns about the future and about the impact of international trade deals have

California voters still undecided on U.S. Senate pick as race is eclipsed by presidential showdown

California's U.S. Senate campaign appears stuck in a political stasis, with nearly a third of voters still undecided about who to support in a race lost in the shadow of the nation's presidential contest, according to a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.

Jerry Brown's unexpected fans: 1 in 5 Trump supporters like him

As he stood behind a podium to announce a brokered deal to raise California's minimum wage, Gov. Jerry Brown seemed unfazed by the suggestion that the agreement offered a glimpse into his political success. The compromise, Brown said, was simply a product of knowledge gained from years on the job.

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As California primary nears, even Sanders supporters are uniting behind Clinton and against a common enemy: Trump

Most of Sen. Bernie Sanders' supporters in California say they expect that come November, Hillary Clinton will be elected president -- and, by and large,

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Donald Trump leads in California primary race but threatens a GOP fracture

Riding a rebellion fueled by opposition to illegal immigration and pessimism about the nation's future, Donald Trump leads a scrambling duo of competitors less than three months before California's Republican presidential primary, a new USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times statewide poll has found.

California voters sharply disagree on low-cost healthcare for immigrants

Among California voters, support for low-cost healthcare for immigrants splits along ethnic and ideological lines.

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Voters support a path to legalization for immigrants here illegally

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Voters mostly approve of police, but views split along racial lines

Brown's solid approval rating may not translate into votes

Only 32% of respondents say they are inclined to vote for Jerry Brown if he seeks a fourth term as California's governor.

Latinos, whites split on immigrant laws OKd by Brown

Californians are generally supportive of those in the country illegally, but are divided on laws allowing them to obtain driver's licenses and practice law.

Californians would go further than Gov. Brown to cut prison crowding

While Gov. Brown says California has done enough to meet a court order to cut prison populations, voters would consider other options as long as public safety wasn't jeopardized, a poll shows..

Survey shows growing support for online education in California

In new USC Dornsife/L.A. Times poll, 59% of respondents said increasing online classes at public universities will make education more affordable and accessible.