Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 46% (ABC News/Washington Post 10/10-10/13/12)

Population 1,252 Adults
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ABC/Post [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 923 likely voters
Barack Obama 49%
Mitt Romney 46%
Neither 1%
Other 1%
Undecided 2%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,252 adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 6%

3) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,063 registered voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 2%

4) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,063 registered voters
Right Direction 42%
Wrong Track 56%
Undecided 2%

5) Party Identification

Asked of 1,252 adults
Democrat 33%
Republican 22%
independent 37%