Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 49%, Approve 48% (ABC News/Washington Post 10/17-10/20/13)

Population 1,002 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source ABC/Post
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,002 adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 3%
Asked of Democrats
Approve 80%
Disapprove 17%
Asked of Republicans
Approve 16%
Disapprove 84%
Asked of independents
Approve 43%
Disapprove 52%

2) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,002 adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 2%

3) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,002 adults
Right Direction 28%
Wrong Track 68%
Undecided 4%

4) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,002 adults
Approve 12%
Disapprove 85%
Undecided 3%

5) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,002 adults
Favorable 50%
Unfavorable 48%
Undecided 2%

6) Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,002 adults
Favorable 32%
Unfavorable 63%
Undecided 6%

7) Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,002 adults
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 49%
Undecided 5%

8) 2014 National House Race

Asked of 865 registered voters
Democrat 48%
Republican 40%
Neither 5%
Other 1%
Undecided 4%
Would not vote 1%