Enthusiasm for Obama Drops Significantly in Latest Washington Post Poll

By: Thursday August 11, 2011 11:45 am

President Obama’s overall job approval numbers, while not great, remain decent in the latest Washington Post poll. The poll found that 44 percent approve of his job performance while 46 percent disapprove. While the total level of support remains little changed, the intensity of that support has dropped significantly.

Americans Really Dislike Their Congress Right Now

By: Tuesday August 9, 2011 10:13 am

More signs that American voters have reached a historic level of unhappiness with our Congress. From USA Today/Gallup: Only 24% of those surveyed say most members of Congress deserve re-election, the lowest percentage since Gallup began asking the question in 1991. Fifty-six percent say their own representative deserves another term, similar to the levels just [...]