Obama’s approval up while Republicans in Congress flounder

President Obama’s approval ratings have moved up while those of Republicans in Congress continue to slide. But on the major issue of the day — the economy — about as many trust the Republicans as Obama. Read related article.

Obama’s approval up while Republicansin Congress flounder
SOURCE: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Dec. 15 to 18, 2011,among a random sample of 1,005 adults. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus3.5 percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York. The Washington Post/ABC News poll. Published on December 19, 2011, 9:50 p.m.
 
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