Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 49%, Approve 47% (American Research Group 4/17-4/20/10)

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 47%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 385 Adults - Democrat
Approve 88%
Disapprove 8%
Asked of 253 Adults - Republican
Approve 11%
Disapprove 87%
Asked of 363 Adults - independent
Approve 38%
Disapprove 58%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1100 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 4%

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

Asked of 1100 Adults
Getting Better 39%
Staying the Same 19%
Getting Worse 41%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1100 Adults
Democrat 31%
independent 35%
Republican 26%