Blame for Both Sides as Possible Government Shutdown Approaches. Pew Research Center for the People & the Press. September 23, 2013.
If the federal government shuts down because Republicans and the Obama administration fail to agree on a budget, there will be plenty of blame to go around. About as many say they would blame the Republicans (39%) for such a standoff as say they would blame Obama (36%), with 17% volunteering that both would be equally to blame. [Note: contains copyrighted material].
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