Gallup Poll: More Than Two Thirds of Catholics Approve of Obama

Even politically conservative Catholics are more likely to approve of Obama than to disapprove.


By Dan Gilgoff, God & Country

Is it possible that a lot of us in the media—me included—have made way too much of the Notre Dame controversy? Gallup has a new poll out today showing that 67 percent of Roman Catholics approve of Obama's job performance. That's compared to Obama's 63 percent approval rating among all Americans.

Even Catholics who call themselves politically conservative are more likely to approve of Obama than not.

Here's the graph:

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