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Why Killing Bin Laden Won't Save Obama

A new Gallup poll shows that the small bump in support that President Obama received in the wake of Osama bin Laden's killing has all but disappeared. Right after bin Laden was killed in early May, Obama's approval rating went up from 44 percent to 51 percent. But now the numbers are back down to pre-OBL levels, with the president's approval rating back down to 46 percent, along with a notable drop in support among independent voters.
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