The most widely and regularly reported polls on President Obama are those that measure only the public’s take on his job performance.


THIS ANALYSIS by the Gallup Organization digs a little deeper into how Americans feel about the president:


Although Americans rate President Barack Obama highest on being likable (76%) among a set of personal characteristics, those views are not strongly related to their overall approval of the job he is doing as president. Instead, two other characteristics he scores well on — displaying good judgment in a crisis (58%) and being honest and trustworthy (55%) — do relate highly ...

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The most widely and regularly reported polls on President Obama are those that measure only the public’s take on his job performance.

THIS ANALYSIS by the Gallup Organization digs a little deeper into how Americans feel about the president:

Although Americans rate President Barack Obama highest on being likable (76%) among a set of personal characteristics, those views are not strongly related to their overall approval of the job he is doing as president. Instead, two other characteristics he scores well on — displaying good judgment in a crisis (58%) and being honest and trustworthy (55%) — do relate highly ...

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