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• 83 percent of Americans disapprove of the job Congress is doing.

• 57 percent would “replace every single member of Congress” including their own representative, if it were on a ballot.

• 57 percent say it’s time to give “a new person” a chance in Congress.

• 50 percent disapprove of the job President Obama is doing.

• 44 percent would prefer a Republican-controlled Congress.

• 44 percent would prefer a Democrat-controlled Congress.

• 44 percent say partisanship and unproductivity make them “most unhappy” with Congress.

• 31 percent say Congress is ignoring middle-class Americans.

Source: An NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll of 1,000 U.S. adults conducted July 17-21.

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