Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 55%, Right Direction 32% (Diageo/Hotline 2/28-3/2/09)

Population 803 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Diageo/Hotline
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Right Direction 32%
Undecided 14%
Wrong Track 55%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 68%
Never Heard of 4%
Undecided 1%
Unfavorable 27%

And, thinking about the next elections for U.S. Congress in 2010, if the elections for U.S. Congress were held today, would you be voting for the (ROTATED) Democratic candidate or the Republican candidate?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Democrat 40%
Neither 7%
Republican 34%
Undecided 19%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Approve 67%
Disapprove 27%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 261 Registered Voters - Democrat
Approve 94%
Disapprove 3%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 223 Registered Voters - Republican
Approve 38%
Disapprove 57%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 287 Registered Voters - independent
Approve 67%
Disapprove 25%
Undecided 9%

Party Identification

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Democrat 32%
independent 36%
Other 1%
Republican 28%
Undecided 3%