Two new public polls out this morning, from NBC/WSJ and the Washington Post, illustrate the curious nature of President Obama's electoral standing. The top-line number is completely abysmal. Obama's approval rating sits in the low 40s, at a point in his presidency when, as the Post notes, Presidents Reagan and Clinton were both over 50 (and both enjoying strong economic recoveries.
Quinnipiac is out with a new poll this afternoon and the numbers are terrible for the president. His job approval dropped to 38 percent with 57 percent disapproving. Voters 18-29 years old disapprove of his job by a 49%-41% margin w... Read Post
Voter approval of President Barack Obama has sunk to the lowest point of his presidency, with 51% of Americans disapproving of his job performance, according to a new NBC/WSJ poll released this morning. As Obama prepares to deliver ... Read Post