| Jul 30, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Consumer confidence in Florida fell in July after four months of rising optimism, according to a University of Florida survey released Tuesday.
Floridians became more pessimistic this month, with their consumer confidence sinking three points in July to...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Floridians' confidence in the economy continues to grow as a statewide consumer survey hit highs not seen since before the Great Recession, the University of Florida announced Tuesday.
Consumer confidence in Florida rose one point in June to 82, a post-...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 8:40 PM
This week we told you the University of Virginia got low marks for its teaching program.
Well the same people are giving Radford University a huge endorsement.
A national survey by the National Council on Teacher Quality has Radford as one of only...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Floridians are feeling more upbeat about the economy than the rest of the nation with consumer confidence growing in the state in March, according to a monthly University of Florida survey released Tuesday.
UF's consumer confident index rose three...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Florida’s consumer confidence dropped slightly in February, although Floridians reported being more positive than last month about their personal finances, according to a monthly University of Florida survey.
While the overall confidence survey...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Consumer confidence in Florida is up from last year but dropped from its pre-election highs of September and October, the University of Florida reported Thursday.
Floridians' overall confidence reached a post-recession peak of 80 in the two months...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 1:44 PM
There are some interesting results from a new Roanoke College poll.
It asked respondents about important social issues nationally, and polled people across Virginia.
On immigration reform, when offered a choice of how to deal with immigrants in the U....
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:32 AM
More than 50% of carpooling parents allow the 4- to 8-year-olds in their car ??? even their own kids ??? to skip booster seats, according to a national survey published in the February 2012 edition of the journal Pediatrics. Nearly......
| Jul 31, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Reports that the Democratic Party may add support for gay marriage to its party platform are in keeping with a significant shift of opinion on this issue among Democrats nationwide. Just four years ago, in 2008, only half (50%) of Democrats favored...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Consumer confidence in Florida appears to be holding steady, according to the University of Florida's Survey Research Center. The center's monthly index in August was 77, unchanged from the July reading. That's just one point shy of the post-recession...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Floridians' consumer confidence dropped in March, as gas prices continued to climb, according to a University of Florida survey released Tuesday.
Consumer confidence in Florida dropped two points this month to 74.
"The big drag on consumers will...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 6:57 AM
Floridians' consumer confidence returned in December, the highest in nine months, the University of Florida reported Tuesday.
Consumer confidence increased three points to 69, with UF researchers saying it reflected a cautious optimism in the economy....