A new poll out by CBS and the New York Times provides some of the most interesting numbers I have seen in a long time. Right now Obama’s approval is at 46%, with his disapproval also at 46%. The numbers are even worse when it comes to his handling of job creating. There only 35% approve, while 58% disapprove.
The numbers get even more interesting when asked who they feel has a clear plan for creating jobs
|Republicans In Congress||20%||71%|
So American’s believe the President has a better plan at creating jobs than the Republicans by almost 2:1. What could be hurting the GOP here? Well one big issue is with their priorities. Asked who they believe the Republicans in Congress favor in their policies, the poll shows a big problem for the right: