Emily Swanson | November 6, 2009
Economist / YouGov
11/1-3/09; 1,000 adults, 4% margin of error
Congressional Job Approval
16% Approve, 58% Disapprove (chart)
2010 House: General Election
46% Democrat, 37% Republican (chart)
State of the Country
35% Right Direction, 52% Wrong Track (chart)
In February, Congress passed President Obama's $787 billion economic stimulus bill. Do
you think the stimulus bill is working?
27% Yes, 48% No
Overall, given what you know about them, do you support or oppose the proposed changes
to the health care system being developed by Congress and the Obama Administration?
51% Favor, 49% Oppose (chart)
Do you favor or oppose having a "public option" which would allow individuals to purchase
health insurance coverage from the government?
45% Favor, 31% Oppose
Do you favor increasing the number of troops in Afghanistan?
41% Increase, 42% Decrease, 17% Keep the same