Poll Update

Barack Obama Favorable Rating - Favorable 46%, Unfavorable 51% (Lake Research/Tarrance Group 10/17-10/20/10)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source GWU/Politico (Lake/Tarrance) [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Strongly Right Direction 15%
Right Direction 14%
Wrong Track 8%
Strongly Wrong Track 56%
Undecided 7%

2) 2010 National House GE

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Democrat 42%
Republican 48%
Undecided 11%

3) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 51%
Undecided 4%

4) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 4%

5) Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Somewhat Favor 30%
Somewhat Oppose 13%
Strongly Favor 14%
Strongly Oppose 40%
Unsure 3%

6) Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
SD Strong Democrat (D) 24%
Democrat 19%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 7%
SR Strong Republican (R) 21%
Republican 11%
LR Lean Republican (R) 10%
independent 1%
Undecided 1%
Refused 1%