Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 56%, Disapprove 43% (Rasmussen Reports 5/14-5/16/09)

Population 1,500 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source Rasmussen
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Approve 56%
Disapprove 43%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 3%
Fair 35%
Good 6%
Poor 54%

Are economic conditions in the country getting better or worse these days?

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Getting Better 27%
Getting Worse 59%
Staying the Same 19%
Undecided 4%