early six in 10 voters say they lack faith in the president to make the right decisions for the country, and a clear majority once again disapproves of how he is dealing with the economy," the report said.
More than one third of voters surveyed -- 36 percent -- said they had "no confidence or only some confidence" in the president, congressional Democrats and congressional Republicans, the poll found.
The tough assessment of Obama's performance comes as he struggles with military action abroad, lingering high unemployment at home, weak stock and housing markets, and the oil spill crisis in the Gulf of Mexico.
That could be bad news for his Democrats in Congress in this fall's midterm elections. And if they lose ground, Obama could end up a lame duck in the second half of his term in the White House.
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