The Washington Times - October 22, 2011, 12:01AM

The Occupy Wall Street protests are well into their second month and while demonstrators can count on the support of President Obama and House minority leader Nancy Pelosi, California Democrat, a new AP-GfK poll shows that only 37 percent of Americans currently support the OWS protests:

More than one-third of the country supports the Wall Street protests, and even more - 58 percent - say they are furious about America’s politics.

The number of angry people is growing as deep reservoirs of resentment grip the country, according to the latest Associated Press-GfK poll.

Some 37 percent of people back the protests that have spread from New York to cities across the country and abroad, one of the first snapshots of how the public views the “Occupy Wall Street” movement. A majority of those protest supporters are Democrats, but the anger about politics in general is much more widespread, the poll indicates.


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