President Obama's ratings in the Rasmussen Presidential Approval Index are tanking. Obama now stands at -18, with only 24% of those surveyed "strongly approving" of Obama's performance as President, but 42% "strongly disapproving" of his performance. Other than yesterday's -19 rating, this is the lowest number for Obama during his Presidency.
It gets worse for Obama. When all responses are included - not just those who feel "strongly" - Obama has hit the lowest point of his Presidency as well, with 44% approving of his performance, and 55% disapproving.
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows that 24% of the nation's voters Strongly Approve of the way that Barack Obama is performing his role as President. Forty-two percent (42%) Strongly Disapprove giving Obama a Presidential Approval Index rating of -18.That’s a one point improvement from yesterday when Obama’s Approval Index rating fell to the lowest level yet recorded. Prior to the past three days, the Approval Index had never fallen below -15 during Obama’s time in office . . . MORE