Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 47% (PPP 10/17-10/19/12)

Population 1,200 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.8 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source PPP (D-Americans United for Change) [PDF]
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2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Barack Obama I 49%
Mitt Romney 47%
Undecided 4%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Favorable 49%
Unfavorable 47%
Undecided 4%

Party Identification

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Democrat 42%
Republican 36%
independent / Other 22%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,200 likely voters
Disapprove 49%
Approve 47%
Undecided 4%
Asked of Democratic likely voters
Approve 82%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 4%
Asked of Republican likely voters
Disapprove 88%
Approve 10%
Undecided 3%
Asked of independent likely voters
Disapprove 55%
Approve 40%
Undecided 5%