CNN Poll: Obama approval rating drops as fears of depression rise

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Jun 08, 2011 1:14 PM
CNN Poll: Obama approval rating drops as fears of depression rise
(CNN) – President Barack Obama's overall approval rating has dropped below 50 percent as a growing number of Americans worry that the U.S. is likely to slip into another Great Depression within the next 12 months, according to a new national poll.

A CNN/Opinion Research Corporation poll released Wednesday also indicate that the economy overall remains issue number one to voters, with other economic issues - unemployment, gas prices and the federal deficit - taking three of the remaining four spots in the top five.