From The Hill:
In the overwhelming majority of districts, independent voters are breaking for Republican challengers while expressing widespread disapproval of Obama and the Democratic leadership in Congress.
Obama’s overall approval rating across the four weeks has never reached 50 percent among likely voters, hovering between 41 and 47 percent.
Among independent voters, Obama’s approval was never above 41 percent. The highest approval rating for Congress across the four weeks was a mere 25 percent.
These numbers make the recent Newsweek poll look like even more of a joke than it already was. Even the head kosling is pessimistic.