THE BLOG
09/15/2010 10:46 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

US: National Survey (CBS/Times 9/10-14)

CBS News / New York Times
9/10-14/10; 990 adults, 3% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
(CBS: Congress, Obama, Full results; Times: story, full results)

National

Obama Job Approval
45% Approve, 47% Disapprove (chart)
Economy: 41 / 51 (chart)

State of the Country
33% Right Direction, 60% Wrong Track (chart)

Congressional Job Approval
21% Approve, 70% Disapprove (chart)

2010 Congress: Generic Ballot
Likely voters: 40% Republican, 38% Democrat (chart)

Favorable / Unfavorable
Sarah Palin: 21 / 46 (chart)

Party ID
35% Democrat, 25% Republican, 33% independent (chart)