Support for GOP's Budget Strategy Falls Further Still

Your News Companion by Ben Mathis-Lilley
Oct. 14 2013 4:04 PM

Support for GOP's Budget Strategy Falls Further Still

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New poll, same takeaway: No one's winning the shutdown/debt ceiling blame game, but congressional Republicans are losing it worse than either congressional Democrats or President Obama. The approve-disapprove splits are now negative-11 for Obama, down from negative-9 in the days before the shutdown; negative-28 for Democrats, down from negative-22; and negative-53 (!) for Republicans, down from negative-37. Full results here.

Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in Iowa City.