Weekly Pulse · June 13, 2019 New Polling: Many Americans Are Unaware of Rising Standards of Living Average incomes have doubled since 1970s; nearly half of Americans believe that to be false

Weekly Unique Questions

Every week, JCNF and Scott Rasmussen poll Americans about unique, timely issues that are essential to business owners and job creators.

June 13, 2019 Job Market

Compared to the 1990s, more Americans today are working two or more jobs.

June 13, 2019 Job Market Minimum Wage

The minimum wage first became law in 1938. Even after adjusting for inflation, the minimum wage today is significantly higher it was initially.

June 13, 2019 Job Market

Just about all new homes today have central air conditioning. But, in the 1970s, fewer than half of all new homes had central air conditioning.

June 13, 2019 Job Market

The average new home built today is more than 50% larger than the average new home in the 1970s.

June 13, 2019 Job Market

The average American today earns twice as much as the average American in the 1970s