August 12, 2022

Poll: Obama Weaker Leader Than Putin

A recent YouGov/Economist survey shows Americans believe Obama a “weaker” leader than Russian President Vladimir Putin.

According to, 78 percent of respondents viewed Putin as strong versus only 45 percent who viewed Obama as strong.

Breaking the numbers down further, 33 percent of respondents viewed Putin as “very strong” while just fourteen percent viewed Obama as “very strong.” Only eight percent viewed Putin as “very weak” while 29 percent viewed Obama that way.

Forty-five percent of respondents also viewed Obama as having “exceeded the limits of authority granted [him] by the US Constitution,” and 42 percent believe he “uses too much power.”

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