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Vast Majority Say Lawmakers Like "Spoiled Children"


If the shoe fits... h/t Taegan.

(CNN) – A majority of Americans disapprove of the deal struck Sunday by President Barack Obama and congressional leaders that will raise the country’s legal borrowing limit.

According to a CNN poll conducted Monday during a House of Representatives vote on the legislation, 52 percent of Americans say they are opposed to the debt ceiling deal while 44 percent are in favor of it. The Senate is scheduled to vote on the bill at noon on Tuesday.Full results (pdf)

Seventy-seven percent of respondents said elected officials who have dealt with the debt ceiling have acted like spoiled children. Just 17 percent believe the politicians have acted like responsible adults.