39% of Americans believe the US economy has now entered “permanent decline” according to a new poll from CBS and NYT. That particular stat was tweeted out by CBS’ Mark Knoller.
Some other stats, via NYT
- Obama’s approval is down to 47%. (in the real world, this is about 40%-SOC.Ed)
- Disapproval is at 44%.
- 63% of the country believe it is headed in the wrong direction.
- Just 28% believe it is headed din the right direction.
- 2/3 of GOP voters are not enthusiastic about any candidate.