Emily Swanson | January 26, 2010
CNN / Opinion Research Corporation
1/22-24/10; 1,009 adults, 3% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
Obama Job Approval
49% Approve, 50% Disapprove (chart)
Looking back on Barack Obama's first year in office, do you think he accomplished more than you expected, about as much as you expected, or less than you expected?
12% More, 44% About as much, 44% Less
Do you think President Obama is doing a good job or a poor job keeping the important promises he made during the presidential campaign?
48% Good job, 52% Poor job
So far, would you say Barack Obama has had the right priorities, or that he hasn't paid enough attention to the country's most important problems?
45% Has the right priorities
55% Hasn't paid enough attention to most important problems
Do you think Barack Obama has paid more attention to the problems faced by middle class Americans or the problems faced by banks and other financial institutions?
28% Middle class Americans
60% Banks and other financial institutions