Emily Swanson | August 14, 2009
8/3-6/09; 854 registered voters, 3.5% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
Obama Job Approval
Health Care: 43% Approve, 45% Disapprove (chart)
Do you think the current health care system in this country needs major changes, minor changes, or no changes at all?
67% Major Changes, 28% Minor Changes
If health care reform is passed by Congress, do you expect health care in this country to get better, to get worse, or remain the same as it is now?
38% Get better, 38% Get worse, 17% Remain the same
If health care reform is passed by Congress, do you expect health care for you and your family to get better, to get worse, or remain the same as it is now?
27% Get better, 34% Get worse, 35% Remain the same
(Update: Marist also tested opinions of Michael Vick's return to football. Those results are available here)