Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 47% (Politico/GWU/Battleground 9/24-9/27/12)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Politico/GWU/Battleground
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Barack Obama I 49%
Mitt Romney 47%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Disapprove 49%
Approve 49%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Very Positive 50%
Very Negative 47%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Unfavorable 48%
Favorable 46%