The new Washington Post-ABC News poll spells trouble for incumbents and once again finds that most Americans favor a smaller government with fewer services.
Fifty six percent of respondents favor a smaller government with fewer services while 40 percent would prefer a larger government with
more services. Those figures essentially mirror our findings dating
back to when we first asked the question in 1984.
More than three-quarters of poll respondents say they see President Obama as favoring a bigger government with more services.
Read the full results here