By Nicholas Thompson
November 3, 2009
As the Democrats in Washington press forward with a policy agenda that Americans believe is too costly and fails to focus on the nation’s primary problems, their party leader is facing falling approval across the board. A new CNN/Opinion Research poll shows approval of President Obama has dropped significantly on several key issues,
By Gary Andres
September 18, 2009
Two new surveys released yesterday – by Gallup and Pew -- reveal the challenges ahead for President Obama. As the Gallup chart below demonstrates, Mr. Obama’s highest approval numbers come from his handling of the situation in Iraq, the environment and energy policy. His lowest come on the economy, healthcare and the federal
August 26, 2009
Based on polling by Resurgent Republic, Attorney General Eric Holder’s appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate CIA officers over their interrogation of terrorism suspects is not likely to be well received by most Americans.