Public advocates compromise, seeks balanced approach

More people trust President Obama than Republican congressional leaders when it comes to the "fiscal cliff," but the path forward may be treacherous for both sides. The public clearly wants a balanced approach to spending cuts and tax increases, and most want both sides to do more than they have to seek compromise. Read related article.

Public advocates compromise, seeks balanced approach
SOURCE: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone Dec. 13 to 16, 2012, among a random sample of 1002 adults. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York.. The Washington Post. Published on December 18, 2012, 7:00 a.m.
 
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