Americans have a much more positive view of the Republican-led Congress, and they just recently were sworn into office on January 5. The approval rating of Congress has recently risen from 13% to 20%. That might not seem like a huge difference, but that’s nearly a 55% change! Americans also like Speaker of the House, John Boehner. He has a public approval rating of 42%. By contrast, Nancy Pelosi’s disapproval is 54%! Her highest approval ever was 44%!