Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama handled budget negotiations to avoid the 'fiscal cliff'
Question 2 of 3
In this poll:
More Americans approve the "fiscal cliff" agreement reached by Congress and the Obama administration than disapprove. Americans are also more favorable of President Obama's handling of the "fiscal cliff" budget negotiations than of House Speaker John Boehner's handling of the negotiations.
This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone January 2 to 6, 2012 among a random national sample of 1,000 adults, including users of both conventional and cellular phones. The results from the full survey have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus four percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by SSRS of Media, Pa.