Americans trust President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaObama slams Trump in Miami: 'Florida Man wouldn't even do this stuff' Senators battle over Supreme Court nominee in rare Saturday session Trump hits Biden as 'disrespectful' to Obama MORE more than either Democrats or Republicans in Congress, a new Gallup poll finds.

Just under half of respondents, 49 percent, said they're confident in Obama's healthcare recommendations, compared to 37 percent for Democratic leaders in Congress and 32 percent for Republicans leaders in Congress.

The results may suggest it was wise for the president to set forth his own policy fixes in advance of the healthcare summit. Nevertheless, Obama's numbers are down from 58 percent in June.