Obama Tests Well at Start of Reelection Run | Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
Doing just as well as Bush at this time. On track, but not guaranteed. Besides, the GOP has unimpressive candidates at this point.Nearly half (47%) of registered voters say they would like to see Barack Obama reelected, while 37% say they would prefer to see a Republican candidate win the 2012 election, according to the survey by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press conducted March 8-14 among 1,525 adults. In April 2003, 48% of registered voters said they would like to see Bush reelected in 2004; 34% said they would prefer to see a Democrat win.