Eric Dienstfrey | October 3, 2007
- 33% approve of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president -- "equal to his career low in Post-ABC polls;" 64% disapprove.
- Among 592 Democrats and those who lean Democratic, Sen. Hillary Clinton leads Sen. Barack Obama (53% to 20%) in a national primary; former Sen. John Edwards trails at 13%. All other candidates trail at less than five percent each.
- Among 398 Republicans and those who lean Republican, former Mayor Rudy Giuliani leads former Sen. Fred Thompson (34% to 17%) in a national primary; Sen. John McCain trails at 12%, former Gov. Mitt Romney at 11%, and former Gov. Mike Huckabee at 8%. All other candidates trail at less than five percent each.
- 67% say Congress should reduce the Bush administration's request for 190 billion dollars to fund the wars and related U.S. activites in Iraq and Afghanistan over the next year, which "is about 40 billion dollars more than first estimated;" 27% say Congress should approve the request.