Poll Update

Iowa - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 47% (Rasmussen Reports 10/7)

Population 500 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±4.5 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source Rasmussen
This poll asked respondents 2 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 Iowa President: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 500 likely voters
Barack Obama 49%
Mitt Romney 47%
Other 1%
Undecided 2%

2) Iowa: Obama Job Approval

Asked of 500 likely voters
Strongly Approve 32%
Somewhat Approve 17%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Undecided 1%