U.S. Supreme Court Public Approval Hits New Low
A new Pew Research Center poll has found that public approval of the U.S. Supreme Court has fallen to an all-time low of 52%. Observers say the results could affect Republicans' and Democrats' strategies for addressing the court's ruling this summer on the constitutionality of the health reform law.
- "High Court's Approval Rating Hits New Low Ahead of Health Ruling" (Baker, "Healthwatch," The Hill, 5/1).
- "Public Support of the Supreme Court Hits 25-Year Low" (Little, Reuters/Hartford Courant, 5/1).