Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 51%, Disapprove 46% (Reason Magazine/Arthur N. Rupe 9/13-9/17/12)

Population 1,006 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.8 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Reason/Rupe [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 787 Likely Voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 3%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 787 Likely Voters
Approve 16%
Disapprove 77%
Undecided 8%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 787 Likely Voters
1 Favorable 41%
2 Unfavorable 49%
3 Never Heard Of 1%
4 Can't Rate 8%
5 Refused 1%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 787 Likely Voters
1 Favorable 52%
2 Unfavorable 45%
3 Never Heard Of 1%
4 Can't Rate 2%
5 Refused 1%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 787 Likely Voters
Obama I 52%
Romney 45%
Undecided 4%

Party Identification