Home | News | Obama Approval 47%; Losses Across Political Spectrum Bring Down Approval of Congress And Its Republicans

Obama Approval 47%; Losses Across Political Spectrum Bring Down Approval of Congress And Its Republicans

By
Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font

Obama approval highest since last October

 

UTICA, NY - President Barack Obama's job approval rating has edged up to 47% in a new IBOPE Zogby Interactive poll of likely voters, giving him his highest rating since October 2010.  These results are from a IBOPE Zogby Interactive poll of likely voters done from March 8-10, 2011.

Overall, do you approve or disapprove of Barack Obama's job as president?

Obama Job Performance

Mar.
8

Mar.
4

Feb.
24

Feb.
21

Feb.
8

Jan.
31

Jan.
   4

Dec.
10

Dec.
1

Nov.
22

Nov.
15

Nov.
10

Nov.
1

Approve

47%

44%

46%

45%

46%

44%

43%

39%

42%

39%

42%

42%

45%

Disapprove

52%

55%

53%

55%

53%

56%

56%

61%

58%

60%

58%

57%

54%

Not sure

1%

1%

<1%

1%

<1%

<1%

1%

<1%

<1%

1%

<1%

1%

<1%

Totals may not add up to 100% due to rounding.

Approval of Congress as a whole also continues to slip, and is now at 25%, a seven-point drop since Feb. 24. Approval of Congressional Republicans dropped to 35% after being as high as 42% on Feb. 21. Approval for Congressional Democrats (37%) is now higher than that of their Republican colleagues. On January 31, Republicans tied Democrats in job approval, however, since then Republicans held an approval advantage in succeeding IBOPE Zogby Interactive, until this latest poll.

Please click the link below to view the full news release on our website:
http://www.zogby.com/news/2011/03/14/zogby-interactive-obama-approval-47-losses-across-political-spectrum-bring-down-approval-congress-an/


Subscribe to comments feed Comments (0 posted)

total: | displaying:

Post your comment

  • Bold
  • Italic
  • Underline
  • Quote

Please enter the code you see in the image:

Captcha

Log in

  • Email to a friend Email to a friend
  • Print version Print version
  • Plain text Plain text

Tagged as:

No tags for this article

Rate this article

0
Powered by Vivvo CMS v4.5.2