Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 48%, Romney 48% (Politico/GWU/Battleground 10/29-11/1/12)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source Politico/GWU/Battleground [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 50%
Unfavorable 44%
Never Heard 1%
Undecided 6%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Very Positive 38%
Somewhat Positive 13%
Somewhat Negative 8%
Very Negative 37%
Undecided 4%

3) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 49%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 2%

4) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Barack Obama 48%
Mitt Romney 48%
Undecided 3%

5) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 1%

6) Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Democrat 36%
Republican 31%
independent 30%
Other 1%
Undecided 1%
No Preference 1%