Congress Approval (May 2011)

Congress Approval (May 2011)

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categorycolumn-1
Approve strongly1%
Approve somewhat15%
Neither approve nor disapprove19%
Disapprove somewhat27%
Disapprove strongly35%
Don't know3%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly2%0%1%
Approve somewhat19%3%14%
Neither approve nor disapprove22%28%15%
Disapprove somewhat25%15%32%
Disapprove strongly26%54%37%
Don't know5%1%1%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly2%1%1%
Approve somewhat13%12%15%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%16%15%
Disapprove somewhat29%37%32%
Disapprove strongly43%31%36%
Don't know0%4%1%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly2%2%2%
Approve somewhat6%14%26%
Neither approve nor disapprove23%23%21%
Disapprove somewhat33%31%20%
Disapprove strongly36%26%24%
Don't know0%4%7%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly2%2%1%
Approve somewhat22%14%13%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%31%14%
Disapprove somewhat24%20%32%
Disapprove strongly35%28%39%
Don't know3%5%1%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly0%0%3%
Approve somewhat5%15%16%
Neither approve nor disapprove27%9%10%
Disapprove somewhat34%36%26%
Disapprove strongly32%40%44%
Don't know0%0%2%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly2%1%2%
Approve somewhat21%16%30%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%21%15%
Disapprove somewhat27%26%18%
Disapprove strongly39%31%35%
Don't know3%6%0%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly2%1%2%
Approve somewhat20%15%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove20%21%10%
Disapprove somewhat23%33%26%
Disapprove strongly30%31%50%
Don't know5%0%1%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly0%2%4%
Approve somewhat11%18%24%
Neither approve nor disapprove20%28%14%
Disapprove somewhat29%21%25%
Disapprove strongly38%26%25%
Don't know2%5%7%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly1%1%
Approve somewhat12%17%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%25%
Disapprove somewhat27%26%
Disapprove strongly45%26%
Don't know1%4%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly3%1%0%
Approve somewhat17%15%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%20%19%
Disapprove somewhat27%26%30%
Disapprove strongly30%36%37%
Don't know4%2%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly0%1%1%3%1%1%
Approve somewhat10%17%13%18%10%18%
Neither approve nor disapprove19%25%19%8%19%4%
Disapprove somewhat25%24%29%23%35%22%
Disapprove strongly42%29%34%48%34%55%
Don't know4%4%4%0%1%0%

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