Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Strongly Wrong Track 49%, Right Direction 19% (Lake Research/Tarrance Group 5/8-5/12/11)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source GWU/Politico (Lake/Tarrance)
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Strongly Right Direction 13%
Right Direction 19%
Undecided 9%
Wrong Track 11%
Strongly Wrong Track 49%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 52%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 430 Likely Voters - Democrat
Approve 86%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 400 Likely Voters - Republican
Approve 15%
Disapprove 80%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 170 Likely Voters - independent
Approve 50%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 42%
Undecided 2%
Disapprove 57%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Obama I 52%
Romney 40%
Undecided 9%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
1 Strong Republican 19%
2 Republican 11%
3 Lean Republican 10%
4 independent 15%
5 Lean Democrat 6%
6 Democrat 12%
7 Strong Democrat 25%
Refused 1%
Undecided 1%