Americans are not happy with how President Biden is leading the country. According to a new poll by CBS/YouGov only 4% of Americans think the country is doing “very well.”
Context: A total of 96% of Americans see the country as heading in the wrong direction.
It breaks down like this, with 70% saying things are going “very badly” or “somewhat badly” with 26% saying things are going “somewhat well.”
Why it matters: The midterms of 2022 are quickly approaching and if the Democrats can’t turn around perceptions of their leadership a reckoning is likely.
Democrats currently hold a historically slim seat lead in the House and that could quickly evaporate.
What they are saying: