Monday, August 22, 2005

Electoral approval

A recent survey tracks approval ratings for U.S. senators. For Louisiana the numbers look like this: Senator Mary Landrieu: 52% approval; 40% disapproval Senator David Vitter: 57% approval; 31% disapproval National average: 56% approval; 32% disapproval Last month, the same organization released gubernatorial approval ratings: Governor Kathleen Blanco: 54% approval; 38% disapproval National average: 50% approval; 41% disapproval Finally, new approval numbers for President George W. Bush: Louisiana: 48% approval; 48% disapproval National: 41% approval; 55% disapproval