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Poll: Fla. loves Obama/Crist, not Legislature



A Strategic Vision Feb. 6-8 poll (moe +/- 3 percentage points) finds 64 percent of likely Florida voters approve of Barack Obama's overall performance and 62 percent approve of Gov. Charlie Crist's. Meanwhile, 39 percent approve of the state Legislature's performance, and 43 percent disapprove.

Forty-seven percent favor the economic stimulus package before Congress, and 38 percent oppose it. And 48 percent think the package would improve the economy; 42 percent don't.

Other approval/disapproval ratings: Bill Nelson 54/35; Mel Martinez 45/40; Alex Sink 41/15; Bill McCollum 49/16; Charles Bronson 38/14.

[Last modified: Tuesday, September 14, 2010 3:21pm]


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