What the numbers tell us is that anyone with even an inkling of partisanship has been pushed into one of the two parties at this point . . . His polling ceiling and floor are very defined and, at least based on the last few years, largely unaffected by external circumstances. Given all of that, large-scale changes in how the public perceives Obama is very, very unlikely — now or at any time until he leaves office in early 2017.
June 19, 2013 at 5:18 PM EDT