Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 50%, Approve 49% (Rasmussen Reports 8/18-8/20/09)

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 49%
Disapprove 50%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Excellent 3%
Fair 38%
Good 7%
Poor 50%

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

Asked of 1500 Likely Voters
Getting Better 30%
Getting Worse 47%
Staying the Same 16%
Undecided 7%