Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 56%, Right Direction 40% (Ipsos/McClatchy 10/1-10/5/09)

Population 1,096 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.7 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Ipsos/McClatchy
This poll asked respondents 4 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1096 Adults
Right Direction 40%
Wrong Track 56%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1096 Adults
Approve 56%
Disapprove 40%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 628 Adults - Democrat
Approve 86%
Disapprove 12%
Asked of 456 Adults - Republican
Approve 18%
Disapprove 80%
Asked of Adults - independent
Approve 47%
Disapprove 41%

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 1096 Adults
Favor 40%
Oppose 42%
Undecided 4%
No Opinion 14%

Party Identification

Asked of 1096 Adults
1 Democrat 33%
2 Lean Democrat 16%
3 Lean Republican 16%
4 Republican 19%
5 independent 16%