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Voters already unhappy with new GOP majority

Ya gotta love Americans. Less than 12 hours after an historic election in which Republicans regained control of the House of Representatives and gained control or strengthened their grip on numerous state legislatures, a new poll says most voters think they’ll screw it up.

From the Rasmussen Reports:

Hold the celebration. Most voters expected Republicans to win control of the House of Representatives on Election Day, but nearly as many expect to be disappointed with how they perform by the time the 2012 elections roll around.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds, in fact, that 59% of Likely U.S. Voters think it is at least somewhat likely that most voters will be disappointed with Republicans in Congress before the next national elections. That includes 38% who say it is Very Likely.

Read the whole column and see the poll results.

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