POLITICS
08/24/2011 05:26 pm ET Updated Oct 24, 2011

IA-2012 President: 49% Obama (D), 39% Romney (R) (PPP 8/19-21)

Public Policy Polling (D)
8/19-21/11; 798 likely voters, 3.5% margin of error
Mode: Automated phone
PPP release

Iowa

2012 President
51% Obama (D), 34% Bachmann (R)
51% Obama (D), 33% Cain (R)
54% Obama (D), 33% Palin (R)
51% Obama (D), 38% Perry (R)
49% Obama (D), 39% Romney (R)

Obama Job Approval
45% Approve, 48% Disapprove

Favorable / Unfavorable
Michele Bachmann: 26 / 59
Herman Cain: 24 / 47
Sarah Palin: 27 / 66
Rick Perry: 29 / 51
Mitt Romney: 31 / 52