TITLE

Congressional Insiders Poll

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, Richard E.; Bell, Peter
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
National Journal;4/4/2009, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the results of a U.S. Congressional Insiders Poll on support for the way the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama is handling General Motors and Chrysler. Eighty-nine percent of Democrats said they support the Obama administration's handling of the financial problems of the automakers. On the other hand, majority of Republican respondents did not favor the Obama administration's move to help the automakers.
ACCESSION #
37584073

 

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