"Fewer than 4 in 10 political independents have much faith in either political party in Congress on healthcare reform; however, the majority of independents do trust Obama," - Gallup's analysis of the latest polling.

But even on the trust in political parties question, the Congressional GOP scores lower than Reid and Pelosi. And that's quite an achievement. The poll also suggests that Obama could make a difference on the public option. If he wanted to ...

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