FoxNews Poll: President Obama tops Republican contenders in matchups - Printable Version
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FoxNews Poll: President Obama tops Republican contenders in matchups - kahuna - 03-14-2012 07:03 PM
President Barack Obama continues to top each of the Republican contenders in general election matchups, according to a Fox News poll released Wednesday that also found a majority of American voters see signs the economy is turning around.
Nearly half of voters -- 47 percent -- approve of the job Obama is doing as president, while 45 percent disapprove. That’s little changed from last month when 48 percent approved and 45 percent disapproved (February 6-9, 2012).
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/03/14/fox-news-poll-president-obama-tops-republican-contenders-in-matchups/#ixzz1p8vSSLlc
If the election were held today, 46 percent of voters would support Obama and 42 percent Mitt Romney. The difference between the candidates is within the poll’s margin of sampling error.