So far, President Obama’s political standing has escaped a direct hit from swirling scandals as perceptions of an improving economy lift the public mood. Read related article.
Source: This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone May 16-19 among a random sample of 1,001 adults. Interviews were conducted in English and Spanish on land lines and cellphones. The results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points. This survey was produced for The Washington Post by Capital Insight, with sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York | The Washington Post