Poll: Obama approval hits 60 percent

President Barack Obama gestures while speaking about immigration reform, Tuesday, May 10, 2011, in El Paso, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

May 11, 2011 10:48:24 AM PDT
President Barack Obama's approval rating has hit its highest point in two years - 60 percent - and more than half of Americans now say he deserves to be re-elected, according to an Associated Press-GfK poll taken after U.S. forces killed al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden.