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Drops in Approval & Trust
on the Economy End Obama’s
Post-Election Honeymoon

ABC News, by Gary Langer

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Posted By:MissMolly, 3/13/2013 4:44:25 AM

The post-election party is over for Barack Obama, with the president slipping in overall approval and relinquishing his advantage over congressional Republicans in trust to handle the economy. But it looks not so much like a gain for the GOP as a sequester-inspired pox on both houses. The automatic budget cuts now in effect are unpopular, if not overwhelmingly so – Americans in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll disapprove by 53-39 percent. But concerns about their impact are broad, and, by a 14-point margin, more put responsibility on the Republicans in Congress than on Obama for the sequester taking place.

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Was it ever a honeymoon?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MindMadeUp, 3/13/2013 5:00:15 AM     (No. 9222095)

Well, what do you know. The MSM say over and over that the sequester cuts are the Republicans´ fault; then they do a poll to find out how successful they have been.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: SpencersMom, 3/13/2013 5:50:00 AM     (No. 9222112)

Durn those pesty low information voters for finally starting to pay attention.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lilo, 3/13/2013 6:42:52 AM     (No. 9222153)

ABC (Adores Barack Channel), WaPo poll. Not a credible source.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 3/13/2013 7:38:17 AM     (No. 9222231)

Obama´s on your head, MSM.

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