Predictably, Obama and the Democrats do not fare well in this new poll, but the Republicans fare worse. Even a majority of Republicans think that Congressional Republicans are being too intransigent.

In addition, "More than eight in 10 — including 80 percent of Republicans — say there would be serious harm to the U.S. economy if the government could not continue to borrow money to fund its operations and pay its debts after Aug. 2."

More on the poll's results can be found at:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/post-abc-news-poll-public-sees-dire-consequences-if-no-budget-deal/2011/07/19/gIQA4MQPOI_story.html