The economy is a weak point for Biden within his own party, especially among young Democrats. Just 47% of Democrats under age 45 approve of his handling of the economy.
Only 33% approve of how President Biden is handling the economy and 76% describe the national economy as poor.
Two-thirds of adults are concerned about the impact on the national economy if the debt limit is not increased and the government defaults on it loans, although only 20% are very familiar with the debate.
Most adults oppose cutting entitlement benefits and support tax increases for the wealthiest Americans.
Education, health care, Social Security, infrastructure, assistance to the poor, and Medicare top a long list of public policy issues that the public says the government is spending too little on.