The latest American Research Group poll shows the lowest approval
rating ever for President Bush, a 2-point decline in the past month.
can’t help but think
the statement about having the Justice Department ignore contempt
citations has alienated even more voters.
By Jon Cohen and Dan Balz
Washington Post Staff Writers
Tuesday, July 24, 2007; Page A01
Americans see President Bush as intransigent on Iraq and prefer that
the Democratic-controlled Congress make decisions about a possible
withdrawal of U.S. forces, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News
A narrow majority — 55 percent — support legislation that would set a
deadline of next spring for the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq,
but while that measure is backed by 72 percent of Democrats and six in
10 independents, only a quarter of Republicans are on board.