Gallup Poll: 59% of Americans Support School Choice

A Gallup poll released today made a not-so-secret secret, even more not-so-secret: lots of people really like and support the idea of school choice!

Even more?

The prospect of a federally-backed school choice program is also strongly supported.

Here are the numbers (and a few details).

When asked if Americans agreed or disagreed with the following statement, here’s how they answered:

This is one of the few national issues where there is net agreement, according to Gallup.

The poll also showed that both Republicans and Democrats support school choice.

While this kind of support for school choice may be a surprise for some, those who keep close watch know that this has been the case for quite some time. The results from our most recent National School Choice Poll, conducted annually, show that they were merely a precursor to today’s Gallup poll results.

For complete results from the poll, visit:

Learn more about AFC’s ideal federal school choice plan: