Posts Tagged ‘United States presidential approval rating’
For the third week in a row, voters remain almost evenly divided over whether they want to reelect President Obama or elect a Republican to replace him. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that the president earns support from 45% of Likely Voters nationwide, while a generic Republican candidate picks up 44% of the vote. Four percent (4%) prefer some other candidate. (To see survey question wording, click here.) Last week, the Republican earned support from 45% of voters, while Obama attracted 43%. The week before that, the president held an equally modest 45% to 43% lead. Rasmussen Reports will provide new data on this generic matchup each week until the field of prospective Republican nominees narrows to a few serious contenders. These results [...]
Democracy Corps (D) / Campaign for America's Future 4/10-12/11; 1,000 likely voters, 3.1% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Democracy Corps release National State of the Country 26% Right Direction, 65% Wrong Track (chart) Obama Job Approval 44% Approve, 50% Disapprove (chart) Favorable / Unfavorable Barack Obama: 47 / 41 (chart) 2012 President 48% Romney (R), 46% Obama (D) via US-2012 President: 48% Romney (R), 46% Obama (D) (Democracy Corp/CAF 4/10-12).