February 8, 2011 Fifty-one percent of those surveyed said Obama would lose re-election; 46 percent said he'd win. Meanwhile, Mitt Romney and Sarah Palin were tied for who was most likely to be the 2012 GOP nominee.
January 25, 2011 CNN/Opinion Research says 43% of Americans believe things are better, the best number in two years. Obama can tap into the growing optimism but must keep in mind that 56 percent are still gloomy.
October 8, 2010 President Obama used to have a large lead in voter approval over his predecessor, George W. Bush. No more. In a recent Gallup/Opinion Research poll, he was tied with Bush on the question, who was a better president.