Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 57%, Disapprove 40% (ABC News/Washington Post 10/15-10/18/09)

Population 1,004 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source ABC/Post
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1004 Adults
Approve 57%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1004 Adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 1%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1004 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 4%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1004 Adults
Right Direction 44%
Undecided 2%
Wrong Track 54%

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 1004 Adults
Favor 45%
Oppose 48%
No Opinion 7%

Party Identification

Asked of 1004 Adults
Democrat 33%
Republican 20%
independent 42%
Other 4%
Undecided 1%

2010 National House GE

Asked of 1004 Adults
Democrat 51%
Neither 3%
Not Voting 2%
Other 1%
Republican 39%
Undecided 5%