According to Gallup’s daily tracking poll of President Obama’s approval rating, the president lost 5 whole points overnight and for the first time since July, his job approval rating is back on the 30’s. Tuesday, Obama stood at 42% approval, 52% disapproval. Wednesday the numbers sit at 39-54%.
The president is 15 points underwater.
Currently, in the Real Clear Politics poll of polls, which as of this writing has not been updated with today’s Gallup numbers, the president is upside down 10 points: 42% approve, 52% disapprove. The president has not been above water in the RCP poll of polls since June of last year.