More Americans now say President Obama is doing a good job than at any other point in almost three years.
Fifty percent approve of Obama’s performance as chief executive, according to Gallup's most recent weekly survey, released Thursday.
Obama is now in the middle of the pack among other modern presidents during their final March in the Oval Office.
Obama outperforms former President George W. Bush, for example, who received a high of 32 percent in March 2008.
Former President Bill ClintonBill ClintonClinton thanks protesters ahead of women’s march Trump takes office in tough place, but approval ratings do change The new Washington elite schmoozes over lunch MORE, meanwhile, earned 63 percent in March 2000, while former President Ronald Reagan earned 52 percent in March 1988.
Gallup surveyed 3,563 adults from Feb. 28 to March 6. Its new survey has a 2 percent margin of error.