The Rasmussen Reports is an independent electronic publishing firm that specializes in public opinion polling. Here are some current results on some main issues:
Presidential Tracking Poll
This tracks how the President is doing by those surveyed.
- Strongly Approve - 29%
- Strongly Disapprove - 35%
- Opposed - 50%
- Support - 37%
- Undecided - 15%
In addition, 78% of voters say that taxes will be raised on the middle class to pay for this program.
Presidential Approval Index
This chart is from RasmussenReports.com:
Supreme Court Nomination
In favor of Sonia Sotomayor?
- Yes - 37%
- No 41%
Right Direction or Wrong Track?
Is the United States heading in the right direction?
- Right Track - 32% (down 4 points this week)
- Wrong Track - 62%