Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 51%, Disapprove 44% (American Research Group 11/17-11/20/09)

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 51%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 385 Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 14%
Asked of 253 Adults - Republican
Approve 14%
Disapprove 83%
Asked of 363 Adults - independent
Approve 45%
Disapprove 48%

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 29%
Staying the Same 26%
Getting Worse 43%
Undecided 2%

Party Identification

Asked of 1100 Adults
Democrat 35%
independent 33%
Republican 23%