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Monday, August 15, 2011

Media Myth Busting: No, the GOP Congress Is Not Unpopular

August 15, 2011

One of the myths perpetrated by the media in the aftermath of the “debt-ceiling crisis” is that the GOP has done a lot of damage to their reputation, and that there’s an anti-incumbent mood in the air.  Yet these types of stories distort the facts.  Yes, Congress is unpopular, but mainly because the GOP doesn’t completely [...]

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Obama in the 30s?

August 15, 2011

According to the latest Gallup poll, President Obama’s job approval rating is down to 39% — devastating for a president seeking reelection in fifteen months. However, there are always mitigating circumstances in these polls:  first, while a rolling three-day average, the poll was one of “adults” which is rarely reliable;  second, the margin of error [...]

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