Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 57%, Disapprove 32% (CBS News 7/9-7/12/09)

Population 944 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source CBS News
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 944 Adults
Approve 57%
Disapprove 32%
Undecided 11%
Asked of 314 Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 9%
Undecided 9%
Asked of 256 Adults - Republican
Approve 30%
Disapprove 62%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 374 Adults - independent
Approve 50%
Disapprove 34%
Undecided 16%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 944 Adults
Right Direction 35%
Wrong Track 57%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 944 Adults
Approve 53%
Disapprove 30%
Undecided 17%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 944 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 944 Adults
Approve 22%
Disapprove 65%
Undecided 13%

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

Asked of 944 Adults
Getting Better 21%
Getting Worse 33%
Staying the Same 45%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 944 Adults
Republican 23%
Democrat 35%
independent 42%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 944 Adults
Favorable 23%
Not Heard Enough 17%
Refused 1%
Undecided 22%
Unfavorable 37%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 944 Adults
Approve 49%
Disapprove 37%
Undecided 14%