Q: Thinking about the next 12 months, would you say you feel (optimistic) or (pessimistic) about the policies Obama will pursue in his second term in office?
Question 5 of 45
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This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Jan. 10-13, 2013, among a random national sample of 1,001 adults, including landline and cell phone-only respondents. Results have a 3.5-point error margin. This survey was produced for The Washington Post by Capital Insight, with sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York.