National Survey of 1,000 Likely
Conducted December 30, 2009
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Generally speaking how do you rate the way that Congress is doing its job….excellent good fair or poor?
2% Not sure
2* Over the past year, has Congress passed any legislation that will significantly improve life in America?
19% Not sure
3* Over the next year, how likely is it that Congress will seriously address the most important problems facing our nation?
12% Very likely
26% Somewhat likely
38% Not very likely
18% Not at all likely
6% Not sure
4* Are most members of Congress sincerely interested in helping people or are they just interested in their own careers?
9% Helping people
79% Their own careers
12% Not sure
4* Are most members of Congress corrupt?
25% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence