Emily Swanson | November 5, 2009
Ipsos / McClatchy
1,077 adults, 3% margin of error
525 Democrats, 4.3% margin of error
446 Republicans, 4.7% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
State of the Country
38% Right Direction, 57% Wrong Track (chart)
Congressional Job Approval
29% Approve, 68% Disapprove (chart)
Has the U.S. economy turned the corner on the current crisis, is the worst yet to come, or have things stabilized but not yet begun to improve?
7% Turned the corner, 32% Worst yet to come, 59% Stabilized but yet to improve
2010 House: Generic Ballot
48% Democrat, 41% Republican (chart)
As of right now, do you favor or oppose the healthcare reform proposals presently being discussed?
39% Favor, 49% Oppose (chart)
Creation of a public entity to directly compete with existing health insurance companies.
51% Favor, 43% Oppose
Legislation to permit the creation of insurance co-operatives NOT run by the government.
57% Favor, 35% Oppose
34% Democrat, 22% Republican, 44% independent (chart)