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Polls: Obama Approval Rating Slumps

Longplay Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 1:25 PM
"Obama fares poorly among whites (38/53)" RACISTS! (sarcasm)
Uber Dave Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 1:28 PM
Liberalism 101 Lesson 14:

Racism can be blamed on anything and everything, especially anything and everything conservative because:

America is racist.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 1:27 PM
Probably just a bunch of gun-toting, bible-thumping, backwoods Christians, by golly!

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...