Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 58%, Disapprove 30% (CBS/Times 7/24-7/28/09)

Population 1,050 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source CBS/Times
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1050 Adults
Approve 58%
Disapprove 30%
Undecided 12%
Asked of 335 Adults - Democrat
Approve 86%
Disapprove 10%
Undecided 20%
Asked of 248 Adults - Republican
Approve 24%
Disapprove 56%
Undecided 20%
Asked of 467 Adults - independent
Approve 52%
Disapprove 33%
Undecided 15%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1050 Adults
Approve 51%
Disapprove 41%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1050 Adults
Approve 54%
Disapprove 24%
Undecided 22%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1050 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 38%
Undecided 16%

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

Asked of 1050 Adults
Getting Better 32%
Getting Worse 22%
Staying the Same 45%
Undecided 1%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1050 Adults
Favorable 50%
Haven't heard enough 11%
Undecided 16%
Unfavorable 23%

Party Identification

Asked of 1050 Adults
Republican 20%
Democrat 34%
independent 46%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1050 Adults
Right Direction 42%
Wrong Track 49%
Undecided 9%