Congress Polling Just Above Car Salespeople In "Honesty"
Only one out of ten Americans polled by Gallup rate the honesty and ethical standards of Congressional members as "very high" or "high," ranking lawmakers just below advertising professionals and above only car salespeople on a list of twenty-two professions.
By Historic Standards, Obama Is In Trouble
Modern presidents who got re-elected were all leading in the polls at this point in their presidencies — as were some who lost anyway. Obama is in a statistical tie with Romney in the first Gallup daily tracking poll of the general election, and that might not be enough.