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Polls: Obama Approval Rating Slumps

Henry VIII Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 2:03 PM
rauljg69 Wrote: 6 minutes ago (1:54 PM) laughable. Here check out the trajectory over the longterm of those plummeting approval ratings http://www.gallup.com/poll/113980/gallup-daily-obama-job-approval.aspx Guy cmon. Can you be serious for once. Except that 85 percent of Americans think Obummer is spending too much.....wait till obamacare hits their pocketbooks....
Petrus64 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 2:10 PM
But Nancy and Barry said we don't have a spending problem.

The problem is we just don't get it, and his biggest failure is not communicating this to us.

Even FeinSwine said that back when the POS ACA Bill was getting passed...we just don't get it.

As President Obama prepares to deliver the first State of the Union Address of his second term, his job approval ratings appear to be reverting to their medicore norm.  Both CNN's "poll of polls" and an early February survey from Quinippiac show Obama dipping back into the 40s, suggesting that his brief inaugural afterglow is fading:
 

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president?

Overall Approve: 46 percent
Overall Disapprove: 45 percent


Independents: 40/47...