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...
By Paul Bedard | 11/29/13 03:11 PM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our White House report card feature that diplomatic advances in Iran and fixes to the Obamacare website salvaged the week for President Obama: "The president had a few things to be thankful for this week. “He and Secretary of State John Kerry have a...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/29/13 09:09 AM
President Obama in an interview with ABC News insisted his administration could fix the rocky rollout of his health care reform bill and that his political troubles would pass, saying he had "nowhere to go but up."
By Charlie Spiering | 11/27/13 01:40 PM
President Obama's popularity has sunk to its lowest-ever level in a new Quinnipiac poll of Ohio voters, with 61 percent disapproving of his job performance. That's also his lowest score in any state polled by Quinnipiac — in a state Obama won in 2012.
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/27/13 06:20 AM
The Reuters/Ipsos survey released late Tuesday finds 44 percent of Americans support the deal, with 22 percent opposing. The poll also finds a reluctance to use military force against Iran if the deal falls through.
By Paul Bedard | 11/26/13 11:47 AM
Another day, another bad poll for President Barack Obama. After a week in which his disapproval rating hit an all-time high and adults graded him the biggest presidential failure in over 100 years, Rasmussen Reports tells us that it's bad for a politician to be compared to Obama. Just as bad,...
By Steve Doty | 11/26/13 11:41 AM
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's approval ratings have gone from bad to worse and are sinking even lower among members of his own party, a new Public Policy Polling poll shows. In the poll released Tuesday, the Republican governor clings to a 24 percent approval rating while 65 percent of the...
By Meghashyam Mali | 11/25/13 02:34 PM
The White House on Monday downplayed a slew of polls showing the public losing confidence in President Obama amid the botched rollout of his health care reform law. “We don’t follow the ups and downs of individual polls,” White House deputy press secretary Josh Earnest told reporters...
By Paul Bedard | 11/25/13 01:55 PM
Former President Ronald Reagan has edged out Franklin D. Roosevelt and John F. Kennedy as the nation's greatest president in over a century, and President Obama was rated the biggest failure by a sizable margin over George W. Bush, Richard Nixon and Jimmy Carter, according to a new poll. The...
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