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Obama Disapproval

Even California Has Major Gripes With Obama, Poll Finds

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama’s popularity in California has fallen to an all-time low, with his approval rating among voters down to just 45 percent, a Fi...

Poll Shows Troubling Numbers For Obama

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.01.2014 | Politics

As President Barack Obama moves forward on his 2014 "year of action," a new poll shows disapproval of the president's performance is rising. Gallu...

Obama Approval Hits 'All-Time Low'

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 10.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's approval rating has sunk to a record low, according to an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Wednesday night...

Obama Poll Watch -- January, 2012

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

While the overall trend is indeed extremely positive for Obama at this point, he's still got a long way to go to retain his job this fall.

Obama Poll Watch -- December, 2011

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

While 2011 was a volatile year for the president, he didn't lose all that much ground. He ended the year on an upswing, and while he still isn't in great shape for the election, he is heading upwards and things are looking a lot better than they did a few months ago.

Obama Poll Watch -- August, 2011

Chris Weigant | Posted 11.05.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

For August, Obama averaged 43.8 percent job approval and 50.7 percent disapproval. Among other records he set this month, this is the widest "underwater" gap he's ever posted, with a spread of 6.9 percent.

Obama Poll Watch -- November, 2010

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Obama just had his most stable month ever in the public opinion polls, capping off a remarkable year of polling stability. Were you to just read the headlines or listen to the soundbites, you may have a different impression.

Obama Poll Watch -- August 2010

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Augusts haven't been very kind to Obama. Two years ago, August was "Reverend Wright" month. Last year, August was "death panel" month. By that measure, at least, this past August wasn't actually all that bad.