Job Approval Rating
President Obama’s approval rating is back above 50 percent, after falling below that benchmark in March. While the president’s numbers are recovering, they are still below his high of 55 percent shortly after his reelection last year.
A new CBS News/New York Times poll shows 51 percent of Americans approve of the job President Obama is doing.
A new Washington Post/ABC News poll shows a majority of Americans say a compromise over the debt ceiling shouldn’t be tied to spending cuts.
President Obama's approval ratings have climbed since the contentious fiscal cliff deal with Republicans last week.
With less than a month before his second inauguration, President Barack Obama's job approval numbers are showing to be better than George W. Bush when he was heading into his second term.