Poll Update

Iowa - 2012 President - Obama 50%, Romney 42% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist 9/16-9/18/12)

Population 898 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.3 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source NBC/WSJ/Marist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 2 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 Iowa President: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 898 likely voters
Barack Obama 50%
Mitt Romney 42%
Other 1%
Undecided 7%

2) Iowa: Obama Job Approval

Asked of 898 likely voters
Approve 49%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 7%