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POLL: CNN Poll: Obama's favorability rating 52%

We'd like to get your overall opinion of some people in the news. As I read each name, please say if you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of these people -- or if you have never heard of them. (BARACK OBAMA)

Favorable 52% Unfavorable 48%
Source: CNN/ORC International
Date conducted: 9/28/2012 - 9/30/2012
Sample: 783 likely voters
Margin of error: +/- 3.5% pts

According to This Poll

A CNN/ORC International poll released October 1st shows that 52% of likely voters have a favorable opinion of Barack Obama; 48% have an unfavorable opinion of the president.

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