AP Poll On Obama: 'Nice Guy, So-So President'

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January 23, 2014 AT 4:09 AM
President Obama's personal ratings are up, but his job performance numbers remain below 50%, says a new Associated Press-GfK Poll. The poll says that 58% believe Obama to be very or somewhat likable, up 9 percentage points since the end of the government shutdown in October. Obama's approval rating, meanwhile, remains at 45%, with 53% disapproving. More from the Associated Press : "On the cusp of his sixth year in office, Obama is far removed from those heady days before his first inauguration, when two-thirds of Americans predicted he'd be an outstanding or above-average president.