WASHINGTON POST-ABC NEWS POLLS

Q:

Generally speaking, would you say you favor smaller government with fewer services, or larger government with more services?

Smaller government with fewer services
49%

56

43
Larger government with more services

38

PEW RESEARCH CENTER POLLS

Q:

Would you say your overall opinion of the federal government in Washington is favorable or unfavorable?
(Percentage favorable)

50%

32

41

27

13

Republicans

Independents

Democrats

SOURCE: Washington Post-ABC News polls, Pew Research Center polls. GRAPHIC: Tobey - The Washington Post. Published Nov. 8, 2013.