Congress less popular than root canal, cockroaches and lice, poll saysSubmitted by emalvini on Tue, 01/08/2013 - 15:01
By Seth McLaughlin | http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/inside-politics/2013/jan... ">The Washington Times
January 8, 2013
A new poll shows that Congress is less popular than carnies, root canals and colonoscopies, but more popular than the ebola virus, meth labs and gonorrhea.
Those findings are in a Public Policy Polling (PPP) survey released Tuesday showed that 9 percent of the respondents held a favorable opinion of Congress, while 85 percent held an unfavorable view.
"We all know Congress is unpopular," said Dean Debnam, PPP president. "But the fact that voters like it even less than cockroaches, lice and Genghis Kahn real shows how far its esteem has fallen with the American public over the last few weeks."