Congress Approval (October 2012)

Congress Approval (October 2012)

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Approve strongly1%
Approve somewhat10%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%
Disapprove somewhat26%
Disapprove strongly43%
Don't know3%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly2%0%1%
Approve somewhat11%6%10%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%31%19%
Disapprove somewhat21%12%32%
Disapprove strongly49%48%38%
Don't know3%3%0%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly1%0%1%
Approve somewhat11%8%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%34%20%
Disapprove somewhat32%30%33%
Disapprove strongly47%29%36%
Don't know0%0%1%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%0%4%
Approve somewhat10%8%13%
Neither approve nor disapprove4%8%20%
Disapprove somewhat23%36%14%
Disapprove strongly57%42%47%
Don't know5%6%1%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly0%2%1%
Approve somewhat3%11%12%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%22%19%
Disapprove somewhat17%24%31%
Disapprove strongly69%37%37%
Don't know4%5%0%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly0%1%5%
Approve somewhat10%14%13%
Neither approve nor disapprove22%17%17%
Disapprove somewhat37%30%22%
Disapprove strongly32%39%42%
Don't know0%0%0%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve somewhat3%4%0%
Neither approve nor disapprove4%5%26%
Disapprove somewhat23%9%19%
Disapprove strongly68%76%52%
Don't know2%7%2%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly1%0%1%
Approve somewhat10%9%12%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%16%16%
Disapprove somewhat21%36%28%
Disapprove strongly55%38%44%
Don't know1%0%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly0%1%5%
Approve somewhat8%21%10%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%22%25%
Disapprove somewhat29%12%27%
Disapprove strongly46%42%32%
Don't know3%2%0%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly2%1%
Approve somewhat8%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%23%
Disapprove somewhat26%25%
Disapprove strongly51%36%
Don't know2%4%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly4%0%0%
Approve somewhat7%13%6%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%17%19%
Disapprove somewhat27%25%27%
Disapprove strongly41%43%45%
Don't know3%3%2%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly20%1%0%0%0%2%
Approve somewhat0%16%8%13%4%5%
Neither approve nor disapprove10%22%17%26%13%7%
Disapprove somewhat19%21%28%30%30%24%
Disapprove strongly43%38%43%31%50%62%
Don't know7%3%4%0%2%0%

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