Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 48%, Disapprove 44% (CBS News/New York Times 3/17-3/20/16)

Population 1,252 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source CBS/Times
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1252 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 424 Adults - Democrat
Approve 80%
Disapprove 15%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 351 Adults - Republican
Approve 13%
Disapprove 82%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 477 Adults - independent
Approve 44%
Disapprove 43%
Undecided 13%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1252 Adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 5%

Congress Job Approval

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1252 Adults
Right Direction 32%
Wrong Track 61%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1252 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 11%

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

Asked of 1252 Adults
Getting Better 28%
Getting Worse 27%
Staying the Same 44%
Undecided 1%