Current Research and Commentary about

Spiritually Active, Governance Engaged Conservatives (SAGE Cons)
2016 ELECTION RESULTS: SAGE Cons and the Election ... 99% of the SAGE Cons voted in 2016. 87% voted for Donald Trump. SAGE Cons believe 95% of media was "completely" or "mostly" unfair in reporting on the election campaigns and candidates. Please see the DASHBOARD for more information on the election ...

Conservative Pastor
2016 Election Vote

  • Hillary Clinton/Tim Kaine 5%
  • Donald Trump/Mike Pence 80%
  • Gary Johnson/Bill Weld 2%
  • Jill Stein/Ajamu Baraka *%
  • Evan McMullen/Mindy Finn 5%
  • Voted but not for president 7%

Pastors Identify
Greatest U.S. Challenges

  • abortion 34%
  • Supreme Court nominees 21%
  • moral decline/changing values 20%
  • marriage and family breakdown 14%
  • religious freedom in the U.S. 13%

Why Pastors
Voted for Trump

  • knows how to create non-government jobs 88%
  • will keep America safe and militarily strong 84%
  • will bring about the change the political system needs 80%
  • will get things done 76%
  • strong and decisive leader 69%