Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 57%, Disapprove 40% (ABC News/Washington Post 8/13-8/17/09)

Population 1,001 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ABC/Post
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1001 Adults
Approve 57%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1001 Adults
Approve 57%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1001 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 5%

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 1001 Adults
Favor 45%
Oppose 50%
No Opinion 5%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1001 Adults
Right Direction 44%
Undecided 1%
Wrong Track 55%

Party Identification

Asked of 1001 Adults
Democrat 35%
Republican 25%
independent 34%
Other 6%
Undecided 1%