Majorities Want Functional Congress and Spending Cuts
by The National Memo on Oct 3, 2013 | Views: 85 | Score: 0
|% of Americans who . . .|
|Threatening government shutdown is unacceptable||80|
|Debt ceiling increase should include spending cut||55|
|Support the Tea Party||22|
While threatening shutdown is not a popular move Americans also want the debt limit increases to come with strings attached. This conflicted view shows the complexity of choosing positions based on public opinion.