Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 52%, Disapprove 44% (American Research Group 7/17-7/20/09)

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

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 52%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 407 Adults - Democrat
Approve 84%
Disapprove 11%
Asked of 286 Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 88%
Asked of 308 Adults - independent
Approve 46%
Disapprove 52%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 6%

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

Asked of 1100 Adults
Getting Better 26%
Staying the Same 31%
Getting Worse 38%
Undecided 5%

Party Identification

Asked of 1100 Adults
Democrat 37%
independent 28%
Republican 26%