Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Economy - Approve 49%, Disapprove 44% (American Research Group 3/16-3/19/09)

Population 1,100 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.6 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ARG
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 49%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 56%
Disapprove 37%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 484 Adults - Democrat
Approve 86%
Disapprove 12%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 363 Adults - Republican
Approve 24%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 12%
Asked of 242 Adults - independent
Approve 47%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 7%

Do you think the national economy is getting better, staying the same, or getting worse?

Asked of 1100 Adults
Getting Better 20%
Getting Worse 37%
Staying the Same 40%
Undecided 3%

Party Identification

Asked of 1100 Adults
Democrat 44%
independent 22%
Republican 33%