Our Common Ground in the Commonwealth poll—conducted on a quarterly and annual basis—measures Pennsylvania’s pulse on the most important issues facing the commonwealth, including education, regulation, migration, energy, business climate, taxes, quality of life, confidence in elections, and more. The Common Ground poll also takes stock of approvals for elected officials and issue trends. By assessing results and values on a quarterly basis, as well as year-over-year, Commonwealth Foundation is ensuring that the insights, opinions, and attitudes of Pennsylvania voters are at the forefront of the conversation in Harrisburg and statewide.

Q1 2024 Poll Results

Q1 2024 Key Trends

School Ranking

How would you grade the quality of Pennsylvania’s K-12 school system?
A: 4%
B: 22%
C: 40%
D: 14%
F: 10%

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