For all the focus on head-to-head matchups between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, the important number, right now, is the president’s job approval. According to the latest poll from NBC News and The Wall Street Journal, 49 percent of Americans approve of Obama’s performance, while 46 percent disapprove. Overall, according to the Real Clear Politics average, Obama holds an approval rating of 47.
Buried in a disconcerting Wall Street Journal/NBC poll for presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney is this whopper: an astounding number of people don't have any confidence that he's going to fix the economy. The WSJ/NBC pollster... Read Post
President Barack Obama is leading Mitt Romney by 8 points in 12 battleground states in a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, expanding his lead 6 points from April. The WSJ doesn't get to it until they break down Obama's narrower 3-po... Read Post