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Obama Job Approval

Obama Poll Watch -- November 2014

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.01.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Added together, the differences from October to November for Obama's average monthly job approval and job disapproval ratings total a whopping 0.1 percent. That's pretty flat. Remarkably, this was during a month with several enormous political stories, from the midterm election results to immigration reform to Ferguson, Missouri.

Mark Blumenthal

'Worst Week' For Obama Has Surprising Effect On Polls

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama may have had the "worst week in Washington" -- perhaps even his "worst week ever" -- but so far polls tracking hi...

Obama Hits Highest Approval Rating In Three Years: Poll

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

As President Obama faces a tough showdown with congressional Republicans over the looming sequestration cuts, a new poll shows the commander-in-chief...

Mark Blumenthal

Polls Show Post-Convention Rise In Obama Approval Rating

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The latest release of the Gallup Daily tracking poll Wednesday showed President Barack Obama leading Republican nominee Mitt Romney by s...

Business Owners Disapprove Of Obama's Job Performance

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.26.2012 | Politics

Count this as a potential win for Mitt Romney's message about business owners: 59 percent of them disapprove of President Barack Obama's job performan...

Obama Approval Rating Rises In New Poll

Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics

A new poll released Wednesday finds President Barack Obama's approval rating over 50 percent, confirming other recent polls showing the president's ap...

New Polls Reveal State Of Obama Approval

The Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 03.14.2012 | Politics

Although two polls released Monday suggested that President Barack Obama's approval rating might be dropping, several surveys released Tuesday and Wed...

Poll Reveals Obama Reelection Odds

AP | By KEN THOMAS and JENNIFER AGIESTA | Posted 12.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Entering 2012, President Barack Obama's re-election prospects are essentially a 50-50 proposition, according to a new Associated Press-G...

Emily Swanson

Obama Reaches New Low In Ratings

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

President Obama's approval rating sunk to a new low for the 11th quarter of his presidency, according to Gallup's daily polling of public opinion over...

There Is No Political Middle Ground

Bob Burnett | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics
Bob Burnett

In contemporary America there is no room for bipartisanship. We are solidly divided between Democrats and Republican who exist in their own, quite different, realities.

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.

Beating the Summertime Polling Blues

Margie Omero | Posted 10.22.2011 | Politics
Margie Omero

Tough numbers. An upside-down job rating going into an election is difficult for incumbents to overcome. Stock market convulsions fuel unease. While the last set of job numbers showed increasing private-sector jobs, pessimism is high.

Mark Blumenthal

Debt Deal Reaction: What Will Polls Say?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics

Pollsters have not yet had a chance to survey Americans on their reactions to Sunday night's compromise agreement to raise the debt ceiling, although ...

Obama Job Approval Rises To 50 Percent

politicsdaily.com | December 28,| 2:52 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama got more than rest and relaxation while he was on vacation in Hawaii over the holidays: His job approval rating, which had been...

MA-2012 President: 52% Obama (D), 43% Romney (R) (PPP 11/29-12/01)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PPP 11/29/10 - 12/01/10 500 Registered voters (4.4% margin of error) Mode: Automated phone (PPP PDF) Massachusetts 2012 President 43% Romney, 52% Ob...

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.

NJ-Obama Approval: 51% Approve, 40% Disapprove (Fairleigh Dickinson 11/15-21)

Huffington Post | Carly Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fairleigh Dickinson University 11/15-21/10; 804 registered voters, 3.5% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (Fairleigh Dickinson Release)...

CA-Obama Approval: 54% Approve, 41% Disapprove (USC/Times 11/3-14)

Huffington Post | Carly Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research for USC/LA Times 11/3-14/2010; 1689 registered voters, 2.4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (GQR r...

US-Obama Approval: 44% Approve, 49% Disapprove (Quinnipiac 11/8-15)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Quinnipiac 11/8-15/10; 2,424 registered voters, 2% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Quinnipiac release National Obama Job Approval 44...

US-Obama Approval: 48% Approve, 50% Disapprove (CNN 11/11-14)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CNN / Opinion Research Corporation 11/11-14/10; 1,014 adults, 3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews CNN release, story National Obama J...

US-Obama Approval: 45% Approve, 45% Disapprove (CBS News 11/7-10)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CBS News 11/7-10/10; 1,137 adults, 3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews CBS: results, story More: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162...

US-Obama Approval: 44% Approve, 44% Disapprove (Pew 11/4-7)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pew Research Center 11/4-7/10; 1,255 adults, 3.5% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Pew release National State of the Country 23% Sat...

US-Generic Ballot: 48% Democrat, 45% Republican (Newsweek 10/20-21)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Newsweek 10/20-21/10; 1,005 adults, 3.8% margin of error 773 likely voters, 4.3% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Newsweek release Nat...

US-Obama Approval: 43% Approve, 48% Disapprove (American Research Group 10/17-20)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

American Research Group 10/17-20/10; 1,100 adults, 2.6% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews ARG release National Obama Job Approval 43% ...

US-Generic Ballot: 50% Republican, 43% Democrat (AP-GfK 10/13-18)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP-GfK 10/13-18/10; 1,501 adults, 3.3% margin of error 846 likely voters, 4.4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews AP-GfK release Natio...