Q: Would you say you, yourself are better off financially than you were when Obama became president, not as well off, or in about the same shape as then financially?
Question 13 of 47
In this poll:
After months of aggressive campaigning on jobs and the economy, President Obama and Mitt Romney, his likely GOP challenger, are locked in a dead heat over who could fix the problem foremost on voters' minds.
This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone May 17 to 20, 2012, among a random national sample of 1,004 adults, including landline and cell phone-only respondents. The results from the full survey have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York.