Q: If Romney had been president since 2009 instead of Obama, do you think you yourself would be better off financially than you are now, not as well off, or in about the same shape financially?
Question 15 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.