Thursday, August 21

President Flightsuit's Numbers: Look Out Below

Worst numbers since pre-9/11. Get it through your skulls. This man is no longer riding a wave of unprecedented popularity:

Zogby International America Poll and Reuters/Zogby Poll Aug. 16-19, 2003. 1,019 likely voters nationwide. MoE ± 3.2

President Bush -- Job Rating:
Fair/Poor: 48%
Excellent/Good: 52%
Not Sure: 0%

"Do you think President Bush deserves to be reelected or do you think it is time for someone new?"
Deserves Reelection: 45%
Someone New: 48%
Not Sure: 8%

"If the election for president were held today and the candidates were Republican George W. Bush and a Democrat, for whom would you vote?"
President Bush: 43%
Democrat: 42%
Other: 2%
Not Sure: 13%