From the Wall Street Journal:
WASHINGTON -- Americans support the economic-stimulus plan being pushed by President-elect Barack Obama but worry the government will spend too much money and widen the budget deficit, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll found.
Overall, the poll found strong public backing for the stimulus plan and its major planks, particularly proposals to spend more federal money to create jobs.
Um, uh-oh...wait...that lede's from a January 15, 2009 story. Today's February 5. Things are different now. Gallup reports today only 37% think the package should be passed as is.
You've got to chuckle as you read the Obama-media's attempt to soften the devastating blow as Americans learn more and more about the ridiculous government waste proposed in the $1.2 trillion bailout package. Support for Obama's artificial economic stimulation plan is plummeting, and the slobbering Obama-media just can't let the headlines tell that story. Check out the headlines: