7/1: Obama Maintains High Marks Among New York State Voters

President Barack Obama enjoys a favorable job approval rating among the New York State electorate.



63% report that President Obama is doing either an excellent or good job in the nation’s highest office.  Fewer than one-fifth of voters — 16% — say he is performing poorly.  Obama’s approval rating is consistent.  In Marist’s May survey, 64% of New York registered voters gave the president an above average rating.

Table: Obama Approval Rating

Marist Poll Methodology

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