The poll also showed wide partisan gaps in views of other institutions.
Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents nearly spilt even on their opinion of the media with 44% saying they believe the news media has a positive effect on the way things are going in the country, while 46% believe it has a negative effect.
While Republicans' views of the media are virtually unchanged since a year ago, Democrats have warmed up to the media over the same time period. But 44 percent see it as having a positive impact on the country, up from just 33 percent a year ago (46 percent say the news media negatively impacts the country).
Do churches and other religious organizations have a positive impact on the way things are going in the United States? That fell to 43 percent in 2016.
Since 2015, positive views of higher education among Republicans have dropped 18 percent.
Democrats, however, continue to have a much more positive view of labor unions (59 percent) than Republicans. The error attributable to sampling that would be expected at the 95 percent level of confidence is at +/- 2.3 percentage points.
The findings mark a shift dramatic shift in Republicans' views of higher education, according to Pew. Just 31 percent of those who earn at least $75,000 a year in family income view colleges positively, compared to 34 percent in the $30,000 to $74,999 range. "Are these attitudes more an expression of backlash against rising cost of college and student debt load, and the accompanying belief that colleges are businesses that care more about their bottom line than students (as we've found in our research), or is this about the rise of an emboldened anti-intellectualism in the wake of the last presidential election?"
The legislation is not must-pass in the same way lawmakers and Christie have to enact a balanced budget by July 1. "Work with me. After the news broke of the shutdown, Phoebus said she thought it was "a very sad day for the state of New Jersey ".
The combination of the world's most powerful delivery logistics company with a major upscale grocery chain seems a likely guess. Blue Apron's sales hit almost $800 million in 2016, more than doubling from the year before, according to its IPO paperwork.
The US, Mattis said, in the near-term would be recovering weapons that the group does not need anymore as the battle advances. Syrian activists say an airstrike targeting an Islamic State-run jail in eastern Syria has killed at least 42 prisoners.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell called off a pre-recess vote on the Senate's measure, when it appeared it would fail. McCain compared the process for the BCRA to the one the Affordable Care Act went through.
More wise: The Cowboys , like the Frisco Police, will continue to gather information on Wilson's eventful night. With Minnesota , Wilson had 197 tackles combined in his junior and senior seasons in 2013 and 2014.
Kuwait is acting as mediator in the crisis between Qatar and Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt . Qatar on Thursday said the list contained some demands impossible to meet because the underlying accusation was untrue.
After watching the film, I called him and said that it's such a boring film! Ranbir added, "I will be turning 35 next year". All three of us (including co-star Katrina Kaif ) used to discuss, what is happening in the film, what we should do.
Trump looked to downplay the appearance of tension in their brief encounter on Friday, calling Pena Nieto a "friend". President Trump thanked President Peña Nieto for Mexico's partnership on the Central America Conference last month.
Justice Department a year ago began investigating possible FBI misconduct and whether there was a cover-up. The indictment - filed last week and made public Wednesday - does not accuse Special Agent W.
Top Pope adviser arrives in Australia to face sex charges
Collins, who has said he was abused by four different men in churches and schools in Ballarat, Cardinal Pell's hometown. In one hearing, he admitted that he "mucked up" in dealing with paedophile priests in Victoria state in the 1970s.
Pistons Renounce rights to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
Bradley will also improve the Pistons' three-point shooting ability as the 39% he shot last season would have led the Pistons. The Knicks will presumably sign Tim Hardaway Jr.as the Hawks are not expected to match the offer sheet.
Shadow of Mordor free this weekend
The game begins on the night of Sauron's return to Mordor , as his Black Captains brutally execute the Rangers of the Black Gate. There's a new update for Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor that will let you bring your most powerful Nemesis into Shadow of War .
Women in WH Earn 80 Cents on the Dollar Compared to Men
The White House released salary information of its 377 staffers on June 30 in line with a Congressional rule dating back to 1995. Past reporting indicates the disparity is not new to the Trump White House - though it may be more pronounced.
Iran signs 1st IPC with France Total
Energy deals with foreign entities face scrutiny in Iran with conservatives anxious that they will lose market share. The agreement was signed on Monday at a ceremony in Tehran attended by Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zangeneh.
Kanye West parts ways with Tidal
According to TMZ , Kanye West is separating himself from Tidal entirely, reportedly leaving the company's roster of artists. Tidal has allegedly warned West that he would be sued if he breaks his exclusivity agreement with the company.
Rockets, Nene hit snag in deal, re-enters free agency
So what happened? Well, Nene is 34 years old, and a four-year contract would therefore carry him into his age-38 season. Now that they're securing depth after signing Nene to a cheap deal, their roster is looking strong across the board.
Pacers' Demands For Paul George Are Getting A Little Crazy
One of those teams is the Boston Celtics , who have been run for nearly a decade and a half by former star player Danny Ainge. Last season with the Jazz, Hayward ended up averaging 21.9 points per game to go along with 5.4 rebounds and 3.5 assists.
Shipping company Maersk targeted in cyberattack
Rozenko Pavlo, the deputy Prime Minister, said he and other members of the government were unable to access their computers. "We can confirm that Maersk's IT systems are down across multiple geographies and business units due to a cyber-attack".
New Zealand Wins a Race but Oracle Then Breaks Through
While Burling steers the boat, the crew is skippered by Australian Glenn Ashby, 39, a multihull wiz who controls the wingsail. Because Oracle won the qualifiers, the Kiwis started this America's Cup match on the Great Sound with a negative point.