Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 52%, Disapprove 42% (Reason Magazine/Arthur N. Rupe 1/17-1/21/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.8 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Reason/Rupe [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 52%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 7%
Asked of Democrats
Approve 86%
Disapprove 12%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Republicans
Approve 13%
Disapprove 82%
Undecided 5%
Asked of independents
Approve 44%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 9%

2) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 5%

3) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 17%
Disapprove 74%
Undecided 9%

4) Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 adults
Democrat 36%
Republican 22%
independent 32%
Undecided 9%