Obama’s momentum stalls as gas prices spike

Public disapproval of President Obama’s handling of the economy is again on the rise, alongside increasing gas prices. One political consequence: The president’s momentum has stalled, with Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum running about evenly against him in hypothetical general-election matchups. Read related article.

Public disapproval of President Obama’s handling of the economy is again on the rise.
Source: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone March 7 to 10, 2012, among a random sample of 1,003 adults. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus four percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt SRBI of New York.. | The Washington Post. Published on March 11, 2012, 7:45 p.m.
 
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