By Associated Press | 12/05/13 10:53 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Californians twice voted overwhelmingly for President Obama, but they are split on his most important domestic policy achievement — health care reform.
By Paul Bedard | 12/04/13 01:12 PM
The Obama thrill is gone among America’s millennials aged 18-29 just a year after they helped the president win a second term. A new and shocking poll from Harvard University's Institute of Politics released Wednesday found that younger Americans are so disgusted with President Obama,...
By Christopher S. Rugaber | 12/04/13 09:32 AM
A private survey shows U.S. businesses last month added the most jobs in a year, powered by big gains in manufacturing and construction.
By Paul Bedard | 12/04/13 08:52 AM
For the first time in nearly 40 years, a majority of Americans believe the United States is less important around the world and that it should mind its own business, a stunning rejection of President Obama’s foreign policy just four years after he received the Nobel Prize. A new Pew Research...
By Paul Bedard | 12/02/13 12:15 PM
President Obama has hit a two-year low in Rasmussen Reports approval ratings, driven by the nation's discouragement over the Obamacare website healthcare.gov. Rasmussen on Monday released their monthly averages for Obama and found that he also suffered his highest disapproval rating, 54...
By Rebecca Berg | 12/02/13 12:02 PM
The poll showed Chris Christie winning 43 percent of the vote in a general election match-up with Hillary Clinton. The former secretary of state would garner 38 percent support. Another 19 percent of those surveyed were undecided.
By Paul Bedard | 12/02/13 11:01 AM
The nation’s view of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, colored by the horrific Benghazi assassination of the U.S. ambassador to Libya on her watch, has suddenly turned upside down, with more now holding an unfavorable opinion of the likely 2016 presidential candidate. A new...
By Charlie Spiering | 12/01/13 12:55 PM
President Obama's popularity and approval ratings are already ripe for a comeback, noted former Obama adviser David Plouffe on ABC's "This Week." "I think the president's numbers will recover, I think people's confidence will recover," Plouffe said Sunday, pointing out that by the time of the...
By Paul Bedard | 11/30/13 10:53 AM
The public’s approval rating for Congress has finally hit rock bottom: For the first time, America has a higher opinion of car salespeople. A new Economist/YouGov.com poll put the approval rating of Congress at a historic low of 6 percent. A December 2012 Gallup poll comparing Congress'...
By Byron York | 11/30/13 10:27 AM
In a new interview with ABC, President Obama concedes that the disastrous rollout of Obamacare has taken a toll on his approval ratings. But he believes the public's opinion of his work will rise again. "I've gone up and down pretty much consistently throughout," Obama said. "But the good thing...
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