Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 46%, Romney 45% (CBS News 8/22-8/26/12)

Population 1,218 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source CBS
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,051 registered voters
Barack Obama 46%
Mitt Romney 45%
Won't Vote 2%
Other 2%
Undecided 6%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,218 adults
Favorable 41%
Unfavorable 44%
Haven't heard enough 2%
Undecided 12%
Refused 1%

3) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,218 adults
Favorable 31%
Unfavorable 36%
Not Heard Enough 15%
Undecided 17%
Refused 1%

4) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,051 registered voters
Favorable 28%
Unfavorable 37%
Not Heard Enough 13%
Undecided 22%
Refused 1%

5) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,051 registered voters
Favorable 24%
Unfavorable 27%
Not Heard Enough 36%
Undecided 13%
Refused 1%