Eric Dienstfrey | September 20, 2007
- 36% approve of the job George Bush is doing as president -- "the highest since April 2007;" 62% disapprove.
- 24% approve of the job Congress is doing -- "the largest one-month increase in support for Congress [up from 18% in August] seen since the Democrats took majority control of the U.S. House of Representatives in January."
- Sen. Hillary Clinton leads Sen. Barack Obama (47% to 25%) in a national primary; former Sen. John Edwards trails at 11%, Gov. Bill Richardson at 5%. All other candidates receive less than 5% each.
- Among 2,472 Democrats and those who lean Democratic (combining data from the last five Gallup national surveys), Clinton leads Obama among union members (45% to 19%) while Edwards trails at 17%. Among non-members, Clinton leads Obama (46% to 26%) while Edwards trails at 13%.