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US: National Survey (Ipsos/Reuters 9/16-19)

09/21/2010 01:12 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Ipsos / Reuters
9/16-19/10; 1,161 adults, 2.9% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
(Reuters release)

National

State of the Country
42% Right Direction, 50% Wrong Track (chart)

Obama Job approval
47% Approve, 50% Disapprove (chart)

2010 Congress: Generic Ballot
Adults: 48% Democratic candidate, 41% Republican candidate
Registered voters: 46% Democratic Candidate, 45% Republican Candidate (chart)

Party ID
Initial: 28% Democrat, 24% Republican, 48% independent (chart)
With leaners: 46% Democrat, 40% Republican, 14% independent