|October Omnibus quants.|
While Julia Gillard apparently has a lead over Tony Abbott in the approval and preferred PM stakes, that doesn't hold true on our sample where popularity is more or less even. However, there is a strong deficit on the question of whether the country is heading in the right direction, reputedly a predictor of whether the government can win an election or not.
Thinking about Australia would you agree or disagree that the country is heading in the right direction?
Thinking about Julia Gillard as Prime Minister, how strongly do you approve or disapprove of the job that she is doing?
Thinking about Tony Abbott as Leader of the Opposition, how strongly do you approve or disapprove of the job that he is doing?
Who is your preferred Prime Minister?