Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 48%, Approve 47% (American Research Group 12/17-12/20/09)

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. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 11%
Asked of Adults - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 82%
Asked of Adults - independent
Approve 35%
Disapprove 60%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%

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

Asked of 1100 Adults
Getting Better 32%
Staying the Same 35%
Getting Worse 30%
Undecided 3%