The Week in Polls: May 4

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It's Always the Economy

Lawmakers relish debates about social issues from birth to gun control, but they are not priorities for most voters. The findings of a Pew Research Center poll published May 1 showed that what they care about most is the economy (86 percent), jobs (84 percent), the budget deficit (74 percent), health care (74 percent) and education (72 percent).   

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