Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Strongly Wrong Track 56%, Strongly Right Direction 15% (Lake Research/Tarrance Group 10/17-10/20/10)

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

US Right Direction Wrong Track

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

2010 National House GE

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

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

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

Obama Job Approval

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

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

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

Party Identification

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