5/12: Obama Approval Rating at 55%

President Barack Obama’s approval rating among registered voters in New York State is steady.  55% of voters think the president is doing either an excellent or good job in office.  22% report he is doing a fair job, and 23% say he is performing poorly.



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Little has changed for president Obama since Marist’s March 29th survey.  53%, then, thought President Obama was doing an above average job, 21% said he was doing an average job, and 26% reported he was performing at a subpar level.

Table: Obama Approval Rating
Table: Approval Rating Over Time

Marist Poll Methodology

Graph of Obama's approval rating over time.