■ 39% of Americans believe the press was too hard on Donald Trump during the presidential contest, while 27% think the media was too easy on him. 21% believe the press was too tough on Hillary Clinton, while 45% say the media gave her a pass.
Pew Research Center
■ 51% of Americans believe that presidents should be elected via the popular vote instead of the Electoral College. 44% prefer to keep the current system. In 2000, 59% backed changing the rules and 37% favored keeping the Electoral College.