Quinnipiac ran an identical poll in 2006. Then, Americans chose George W. Bush as the worst modern-day president.
What the Latest Obama-Favoring Quinnipiac Polls Mean
August 01, 2012
It’s been a pretty rough week of polling for Mitt Romney. Last week, NBC/WSJ showed Obama opening up a 6 point lead nationally, and Democracy Corps showed Obama at 50 percent among likely voters with a 4 point advantage. This morning’s trifecta of swing state surveys conducted by the venerable pollsters at Quinnipiac added to the fire, showing Obama leading by a substantial margin in the three largest battleground states: Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Florida. It’s hard to understate just how badly Romney fared in these polls.