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August 22, 2016

National Presidential Ballot


National Presidential Ballot
  Clinton Trump Other** Undecided
Registered voters 47% 42% 6% 5%
July 17-20 43% 42% 6% 9%
June 17-20 50% 41% 3% 6%
May 17-20 46% 46% 2% 6%
* Less than 1/2 of 1%   **Volunteered


Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump 47% to 42% in a national survey of registered voters. In July, Clinton was leading Trump 43% to 42%.

Details of the survey conducted August 17-20, 2016 are here.



August 22, 2016

Obama Job Approvals and the National Economy


Obama Job Approval Ratings
8/20/16 Approve Disapprove Undecided
Overall 46% 50% 4%
Economy 47% 49% 4%


A total of 46% of Americans say they approve of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president and 50% say they disapprove of the way Obama is handling his job. In July, 48% of Americans approved of the job Obama was doing and 47% disapproved.

When it comes to Obama's handling of the economy, 47% of Americans approve and 49% disapprove. In July, 50% approved and 45% disapproved.

Among Americans registered to vote, 47% approve of the way Obama is handling his job as president and 49% disapprove. On Obama's handling of the economy, 47% of registered voters approve and 48% disapprove.

Details from the nationwide survey conducted August 17-20 are available at The National Economy.



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