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 Phone
Source CNN
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 735 likely voters
Barack Obama 48%
Mitt Romney 48%
Neither 2%
Undecided 1%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,005 adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 7%
Asked of Democratic registered voters
Approve 84%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Republican registered voters
Approve 12%
Disapprove 84%
Undecided 4%
Asked of Independent registered voters
Approve 43%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 10%

3) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 registered voters
Favorable 54%
Unfavorable 44%
Undecided 2%

4) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 registered voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 43%
Not Heard Enough 1%
Undecided 8%

5) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 registered voters
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 43%
Not Heard Enough 3%
Undecided 8%

6) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 877 registered voters
Favorable 42%
Unfavorable 38%
Not Heard Enough 8%
Undecided 13%