Obama giving a speech, while attempting to raise his poll numbers
On Friday, October 07 2011, the new Gallup poll came out showing President Obama slipping in the polls over at Gallup again. This one shows he's at a all time low of of only 38% of those surveyed saying they are approving of Mr. Obama's job performance.
When broken down by party, he did fairly well among democratic voters with a 77% approval and with republicans he came in at a whopping 11%. The real big change is fr [...]
President Obama today said that he is "an eternal optimist" who believes in America, and in our democracy and that Congress will do the right thing, and pass the American Jobs Act," in a speech to students and staff at the University of Richmond the day after he addressed a joint meeting of Congress. (more…) [...]