This Time Gun Control Wins

From Forbes, by John Zogby President Donald Trump has signaled that he could very well support ending loopholes on sales at gun shows and could consider renewing the ban on assault weapons that has not been law since 2004. Generally, Americans who support gun control become enraged when horrible events take place then the outrage…

I Hate Michael Wolff’s New Book

From Forbes, by John Zogby Please note that I wrote this piece a couple of weeks ago and put it aside because of President Trump’s reference to African countries as “shitholes”, something that required its own airing. But on an equally disgusting footing, Michael Wolff’s Fire and Fury has taken the nation by storm. It…

After Trump, The Deluge

From Forbes, by John Zogby “Apres moi, le deluge” are the words credited to King Louis XV sometime during his long reign. He probably never uttered those exact words but in one short phrase they seemed to embody the essence of a divine right monarch who, like his predecessor, was on the throne for a…

A Letter From John Zogby

Senior Partner of John Zogby Strategies Our first year has been one of excellent client services, growing revenues, and plans for an exciting 2018. Since our inception in the summer of 2016, we have: conducted two major surveys, written well-publicized reports, and made a keynote presentation for a major trade association in Washington, DC managed…

Election Day 2017’s Other Big Story

From Forbes, by John Zogby Syracuse has long been a test market for consumers. Central Upstate New York, demographics that are representative, a big university, lots of hardworking people, and thousands of refugees. Because of its history, composition, and status as a bellwether for this country, what happened on November 6, 2017, in Syracuse may…

When Partisanship Warps Our Very Souls

From Forbes, by John Zogby Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore is in deep trouble with recent accusations of pedophilia. The wonder is that he is not in deeper trouble. The same polls that show his support in the December 12 runoff evaporating from an 11 point lead to a 4 point deficit following the accusations…