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Obama's Electoral Paradox

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.
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Politics / US Politics : U.S. (4 days ago)

TALK RADIO NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON - According to a new Gallup poll, President Obama’s approval rating for 2014’s second quarter is approximately 7 points higher than President George W. Bush’s second quarter rating in 2006, a year ... Read Post

NBC/WSJ poll: Obama approval sinks to new low

Politics / US Politics : First Read (9 months ago)

President Barack Obama’s approval rating has declined to an all-time low as public frustration with Washington and pessimism about the nation’s direction continue to grow, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll. Just 4... Read Post

POLL: Obama Approval Ratings Plummet Ahead Of Jobs Speech

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

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

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