A Huge Number Of Americans Believe The Economy Has Now Entered "Permanent Decline"


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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%.
  • 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.

You can download the full .pdf of the poll here.

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