- More than three months after Barack Obama won a second term as president, 47.6% of all South Carolinians polled approve of the job he is doing.
- Three-in-four of all respondents and more than 80% of registered S.C. voters disapproved of the way Congress is doing its job. Regarding the S.C. General Assembly, 40% of S.C. residents approved and 35.1% disapproved.
- S.C. Governor Nikki Haley garnered higher approval ratings in this poll compared to the December Winthrop Poll. Ratings have climbed to 43.7% for registered voters, compared to disapproval of 39.1%. In December, those numbers were nearly even.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop Poll Results Show Latest Approval Ratings of National and S.C. Politicians" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 43.