GOP can handle economy better than Democrats, poll shows

SHARE GOP can handle economy better than Democrats, poll shows

A new Gallup poll shows voters rank the economy as the No. 1 issue when casting their vote for Congress this year, and say that Republicans are better able to handle it.

The federal deficit ranks as the No. 2 issue, which voters also think the GOP would handle it better.

For the Democrats, voters give them a sizable advantage on addressing global warming.

The full breakdown:

The Latest
The Hawks fell 7-3 on Saturday after again failing to contain Oilers stars Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, who tallied three points each.
Chase Audige scored 24 points as the Wildcats won their third straight. Their 15th win matched last season’s total.
It wasn’t pretty in the fourth quarter — the Bulls watched a 25-point lead slip to five — but they took some baby steps to pull off the victory. It’s still a “little disturbing,” point guard Goran Dragic said.
Juniors Cam Cerese, Dennasio LaGioia and Tommy Rochford led the Lancers to the win against one of the best teams in Fenton school history.