All week we heard how unpopular the the "bailout" was. Members of Congress, mostly Republicans, claimed that they were getting calls at a rate of 10,000,000 to 1 against the plan. lol
Of course this encouraged opponents to use that as an example to show that Americans were overwhelmingly against the plan.
But polling from the Pew Research Center (and other sources) tell a different story. (click audio tab from NPR page).