Emily Swanson | November 3, 2009
CNN / Opinion Research Corporation
10/30-11/1/09; 1,018 adults, 3% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
In general, would you say that President Obama's views and proposed programs for the country are too liberal, not liberal enough, or just about right for the country?
42% Too liberal, 14% Not liberal enough, 44% About right
Do you think the election of Barack Obama has or has not created significant changes in the
country? If yes: Do you think the country has changed for the better or changed for the worse?
40% Change for the better, 27% Change for the worse, 2% Change but not better or worse,
29% No change
All in all, do you think Barack Obama has been a better president than George W. Bush, or do you think Bush was a better president than Obama has been?
57% Obama better. 34% Bush better
And do you think Joe Biden has been a better vice president than Dick Cheney, or do you think Cheney was a better vice president than Biden has been?
54% Biden better, 38% Cheney better