Economic woes haunt Obama, but jobs plan may offer some hope

President Obama is struggling with his lowest approval ratings yet on the economy. But Republicans in Congress get even lower ratings. A bare majority of those polled supports his new jobs program, and nearly six in 10 think it would improve the jobs situation in the country. Read related article.

Economic woes haunt Obama, but jobs plan may offer some hope
Source: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Sept. 29 to Oct. 2, 2011, among a random national sample of 1,002 adults. These results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus four percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York. The Washington Post. Published on October 4, 2011, 10:18 p.m.
 
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