Polls: Obama’s Economic Rating Ticks Up | Talking Points Memo

New numbers from Gallup show President Obama’s approval on his handling of the economy ticking up in their numbers. The score is by no means pretty — only 38 percent of Americans approve of Obama’s performance on the economy versus a majority of 59 percent who do not. But the trend is up from his dismal 26 – 71 split in the summer at the height of the debt ceiling fight that destroyed nearly all DC pols’ numbers. From their analysis:

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