Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 48%, Romney 46% (Marist Poll 7/9-7/11/12)

Population 1,010 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Marist/McClatchy
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Party Identification

Asked of 849 registered voters
Democrat 36%
Republican 29%
independent 34%

2) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 849 registered voters
Barack Obama 48%
Mitt Romney 46%
Undecided 6%

3) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 849 registered voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 6%
Asked of Democratic registered voters
Approve 83%
Disapprove 13%
Undecided 4%
Asked of Republican registered voters
Approve 7%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Independent registered voters
Approve 44%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 8%

4) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 849 registered voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 46%
Undecided 5%

5) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 849 registered voters
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 42%
Undecided 12%