Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 52%, Approve 43% (American Research Group 8/17-8/20)

Population 1,100 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.6 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ARG
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,100 adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Democrats
Approve 76%
Disapprove 19%
Asked of Republicans
Approve 13%
Disapprove 83%
Asked of independents
Approve 37%
Disapprove 60%

2) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,100 adults
Approve 37%
Disapprove 59%
Undecided 4%

3) Party Identification

Asked of 1,100 adults
Democrat 30%
Republican 26%
independent 30%

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