Latest Frank Luntz Stories

2014-01-08 08:25:49

Renowned Messaging Experts Enhance MDC's Analytics and Consumer InsightsPractice NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MDC Partners Inc. announced today that it has acquired a majority partnership interest in Luntz Global, one of the world's most renowned and respected language and messaging companies. As an element of the partnership, the agency's founder, Frank Luntz, has also been named MDC Partners Chief Language Strategist, a new role in the company's Strategic Resources Group...

Public Perception On Climate Depends On Word Choices Describing It
2012-11-08 13:40:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The words we choose to use have a big impact on how we communicate. As the 20th century Canadian philosopher Marshall McLuhan once said, “The medium is the message.” A new study from a joint team of U.S. and U.K. investigators has used this idea of word choice to examine how research surrounding climate change has impacted the larger public discourse. For example, a New Jersey scientist is credited with coining the phrase...

2011-02-11 07:00:00

Former U.S. Secretary of Education William Bennett and Dr. Frank Luntz, best-selling author and pollster, to headline meeting in Phoenix SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Safe Communications, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SGTB) announced today that it will sponsor a focus group and town hall meeting on cyber-bullying on Feb. 17, 2011, in Phoenix. The event is being presented by Safe Communications' nonprofit group, StandAgainstBullying.org. Dr. Frank Luntz, best-selling...

2010-08-19 11:47:00

Pennsylvanians Back Increases for Infrastructure HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today released results of a poll that tested Pennsylvanians' attitudes toward their transportation infrastructure and its funding needs. It was taken by noted Republican pollster Frank Luntz, who also appears as a Fox News television analyst, and Jefrey Pollock, a Democratic pollster from Global Strategy Group. The poll found that an overwhelming number of...

2010-05-11 07:00:00

SEATTLE, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Two of the country's leading media heavyweights - Democrat James Carville and Republican Frank Luntz - have joined Vote iQ, the nation's first major social networking site expressly designed for politics. The two political and media luminaries will help the nonpartisan technology company bring a new level of interaction between the elected and the electorate. Vote iQ (www.voteiq.com), which will debut in early June, gives voters a one-stop site to find...

2010-01-21 09:24:00

Points way forward for Senate outreach to voters across political spectrum WASHINGTON, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pollster Frank Luntz today announced new research that shows the American people are eager for Congress to act on climate legislation that would promote energy independence and a healthier environment. The newly released public opinion data indicates a widely shared bi-partisan consensus on the need to reshape the energy-environmental debate and illustrates a clear...

2010-01-11 10:44:00

DALLAS and JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Pollster Frank Luntz appeared on Fox and Friends today to discuss the one health care issue that resonates on both sides of the aisle: prevention. Luntz analyzed audience response to an advertisement featuring Christopher Fey, founder of U.S. Preventive Medicine®. In the Fox and Friends segment (www.MoreGoodYears.com ), anchor Steve Doocy said, "Lawmakers will have to work out the Senate and House versions of health...

2009-01-08 16:55:00

Rendell, Schwarzenegger, Bloomberg Highlight Nationwide, Bipartisan Support for Energy, Roads, Rail and School Projects HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today was joined by co-chairs of Building America's Future to announce the results of a national poll that shows Americans are willing to pay for improvements to the nation's infrastructure and identifying their priorities. "This poll confirms what many of us believe - the American public...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.