Many Black folks had high expectations when President Obama entered the White House. Where those expectations too high?

President Obama is entering the month of October with his lowest approval ratings since entering office. In a Quinnipiac poll released yesterday, 55 percent of American disapprove of the president’s job performance. Only 41 percent approve. That’s worse than the previous low recorded on Sept. 1 – 52 percent disapproval to 42 percent approval. By […]

Washington — This one’s gotta hurt. President Obama’s approval rating has dipped below, gulp, George W. Bush.

President Obama’s job approval rating has changed little in the past few months, but with the economic recovery lagging desperately behind where most Americans would like it to be, his work to fix the ailing economy is scoring ever-lower marks.