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America Can't Wait for Bush to Leave

New poll finds that 75% of Americans are glad President Bush is leaving office.
A new CNN/Opinion Research Corp. poll finds that 75 percent of Americans are glad President Bush is leaving office; just 23 percent indicated that they will miss him. CNN notes that when Clinton left office, more Americans -- 45 percent -- said they would miss him. Twenty-eight percent also believe that Bush is the worst president ever.

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Amanda Terkel is Deputy Research Director at the Center for American Progress and serves as Deputy Editor for The Progress Report and ThinkProgress.org at the Center for American Progress.