Politics & Government

March 11, 2009 3:17 PM

Obama v. Limbaugh: Poll compares foes' approval ratings

The deepening recession is taking a slight toll on President Barack Obama's standing, but he's still twice as popular as archnemesis Rush Limbaugh, according to a new McClatchy-Ipsos poll. The numbers help explain why Obama and his team relish a pitched battle with Limbaugh, who's enormously popular with his fans but deeply unpopular with even more people.

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