Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Approve 62%, Disapprove 33% (Diageo/Hotline 4/23-4/26/09)

Population 800 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.

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 800 Registered Voters
Approve 62%
Disapprove 33%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 272 Registered Voters - Democrat
Approve 92%
Disapprove 3%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 216 Registered Voters - Republican
Approve 31%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 272 Registered Voters - independent
Approve 48%
Disapprove 37%
Undecided 6%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 800 Registered Voters
Right Direction 42%
Undecided 11%
Wrong Track 47%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 Registered Voters
Favorable 64%
Never Heard of 0%
Undecided 3%
Unfavorable 31%

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 800 Registered Voters
Democrat 39%
Neither 6%
Republican 31%
Undecided 24%

Party Identification

Asked of 800 Registered Voters
Democrat 34%
independent 34%
Other 3%
Republican 27%
Undecided 2%