Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 51%, Romney 43% (Pew 9/12-9/16/12)

Population 3,019 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.1 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source Pew
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 2,192 likely voters
Barack Obama 51%
Mitt Romney 43%
Undecided 6%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 3,019 adults
Favorable 57%
Unfavorable 40%
Undecided 4%

3) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 3,019 adults
Not Heard Enough 1%
Undecided 7%

4) Party Identification

Asked of 3,019 adults
Democrat 35%
Republican 24%
independent 36%
Undecided 2%
No Preference 2%

5) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,455 adults
Favorable 41%
Unfavorable 43%
Never Heard of 4%
Undecided 11%

6) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,455 adults
Favorable 35%
Unfavorable 44%
Never Heard of 8%
Undecided 13%