Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 58%, Disapprove 41% (Rasmussen Reports 5/16-5/18/09)

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 58%
Disapprove 41%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 3%
Fair 34%
Good 7%
Poor 55%

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

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Getting Better 29%
Getting Worse 48%
Staying the Same 18%
Undecided 5%