President Obama gets his highest approval ratings on his handling of the war in Iraq, a new Gallup poll finds.
56% of Americans approve of his administration's actions regarding Iraq, with 38% disapproving.
Obama gets his lowest marks on the budget deficit. Just 38% approve of his handling of the deficit. He doesn't do much better on healthcare, with 43% approving and 52% disapproving.
In all, the President scored below 50% in four policy areas (deficit, healthcare, the economy and Afghanistan) and above 50% in three others (Iraq, environment, and energy).