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Gallup Finds 35% Of Voters Can't Identify Which Party Their Congressman Belongs To

 

August 5, 2008

Voters Not Strongly Backing Incumbents for Congress

Percentage backing re-election for their member and most members near all-time lows

by Jeffrey M. Jones

PRINCETON, NJ -- In a year when approval of Congress has reached a new low, just 36% of U.S. registered voters say most members of Congress deserve re-election. This is among the lowest ratings Gallup has measured in a recent presidential or congressional election year.

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A fairly large proportion of voters (35%) are unsure whether their member of Congress is a Democrat or a Republican. But among those who are aware, the data suggest that Democratic members might be a little safer this year than Republicans.

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Tags: congress, elections 2008, poll, voting
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