Low Expectations for New Congress

Share with:


Low Expectations for New Congress

Wednesday, January 04, 2023

It’s not likely Congress will do much to fix America’s problems, according to a majority of voters, who also don’t believe Congress cares what they think.

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 40% of Likely U.S. Voters think it’s likely Congress will seriously address the most important problems facing our nation, including 13% who think it’s Very Likely. Fifty-seven percent (57%) don’t believe Congress will address the nation’s most important problems, including 57% who say it’s Not At All Likely. Last February, just 30% expected Congress would address America’s most important problems. L (To see survey question wording, click here.)

Please sign up for the Rasmussen Reports daily e-mail update (it’s free) or follow us on Facebook. Let us keep you up to date with the latest public opinion news.

The survey of 900 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on December 28-30, 2022 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology

Want to read more?

Become a Rasmussen Reader to read the article

Have an account?Log In

Become a ReaderSubscribe

Sign up: Free daily newsletterSign up!

Related Articles

Politics

Daily Presidential Tracking Poll

Politics

36% Say U.S. Heading

Share with: