Statements about Polls and Public Opinion
Says Barack Obama’s approval rating "is right in the average" for second-term presidents at this point.
"At the time that (Medicare Part D) was passed (it) was actually less popular than the Affordable Care Act, according to the polls."
"(Obamacare) is a bill which has never once had a majority of Americans favor it."
Wendy Davis is "the most popular politician in Texas."
"There was a Gallup poll in Egypt last year, and 70 percent of Egyptians don't want our money."
"Seventy-four percent of Rhode Islanders support [a] national popular vote [for president] because they, as I, believe in one person-one vote."
Says unsuccessful Texas abortion legislation "was supported by a majority of" Texans.
"No poll done this year ... shows less than a majority to reinstate a federal ban on assault weapons."
Says a majority of Americans -- and Republicans -- support his approach for deficit reduction.
Says in January 1992, George H. W. Bush "probably had a 90 percent or even higher approval rating after the first Gulf War."
"Secular Americans are the fastest-growing religious identification demographic in this country."
Says a poll shows that "without a name attached, Democrats are just one point behind" Gov. John Kasich.
Says Chris Christie was "behind" in the polls against Jon Corzine during the 2009 governor's race.
Says the "public option" considered in the health care law backed by U.S. Senate candidate Tammy Baldwin was "wildly unpopular."
Says Ronald Reagan "was behind in the polls in 1980 going into the debate with Jimmy Carter and then turned around 10 days later and won 40 states."
"The majority of Americans now doubt that our children will have a better future."
President Barack Obama has "weakened the respect for America abroad."
"Independent voters have a ten-point margin in favor of Mitt Romney right now."
Ted Cruz is "unknown to the vast majority of Texans."
"83% of doctors have considered leaving the profession because of #Obamacare."
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