Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 48%, Romney 48% (CNN/Opinion Research Corporation 8/31-9/3/12)

Population 1,005 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source CNN
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 735 Likely Voters
Neither 2%
Obama I 48%
Romney 48%
Undecided 1%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1005 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 7%
Asked of Registered Voters - Democrat
Approve 84%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Registered Voters - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 84%
Undecided 4%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 Registered Voters
Favorable 54%
Unfavorable 44%
Undecided 2%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 Registered Voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 43%
Not Heard Enough 1%
Undecided 8%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 Registered Voters
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 43%
Not Heard Enough 3%
Undecided 8%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 Registered Voters
Favorable 42%
Not Heard Enough 8%
Undecided 13%
Unfavorable 38%