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08/15/2012 10:22 am ET Updated Oct 15, 2012

US-2012 President: 47% Obama (D), 44% Romney (R) (YouGov 8/11-13)

YouGov/The Economist
8/11-13/12; 1,000 adults; 4.2% margin of error
Mode: Internet
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National

State of the Country
22% Right Direction, 62% Wrong Track (chart)

Favorable / Unfavorable
Barack Obama: 46 / 47 (chart)
Mitt Romney: 39 / 48 (chart)
Paul Ryan: 36 / 33 (chart)
Joe Biden: 41 / 44 (chart)

Obama Job Approval
43 Approve, 50% Disapprove (chart)

Congressional Job Approval
11% Approve, 61% Disapprove (chart)

2012 President
47% Obama (D), 44% Romney (R) (chart)

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