Emily Swanson | November 11, 2009
11/5-9/09; 1,006 adults, 3.1% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
State of the Country
38% Right Direction, 56% Wrong track (chart)
Congressional Job Approval
30% Approve, 66% Disapprove (chart)
In general, do you support, oppose or neither support nor oppose the health care reform plans being discussed in Congress?
39% Support, 45% Oppose (chart)
If President Obama and the Democrats in Congress are unable to win support from Republicans to pass a health care plan this year, what should they do? Should they...
31% Go ahead and pass a bill without Republican support
61% Keep trying until they are able to make a deal with the Republicans
Do you favor or oppose the war in Iraq?
30% Favor, 67% Oppose
Do you favor or oppose the war in Afghanistan?
39% Favor, 57% Oppose
Would you favor or oppose sending more troops to Afghanistan?
43% Favor, 54% Oppose
35% Democrat, 21% Republican, 24% independent (chart)