Poll Update

Party Identification - independent 37%, Democrat 34% (Marist Poll 12/4-12/6/12)

Population 1,246 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.8 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Marist/McClatchy [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Party Identification

Asked of 1,091 registered voters
Democrat 34%
Republican 27%
independent 37%
Undecided 1%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,091 registered voters
Approve 50%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 6%
Asked of Democratic registered voters
Approve 86%
Disapprove 10%
Undecided 4%
Asked of Republican registered voters
Approve 13%
Disapprove 82%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Independent registered voters
Approve 46%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 9%

3) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,091 registered voters
Favorable 53%
Unfavorable 44%
Undecided 3%

4) Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,091 registered voters
Approve 51%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 7%

5) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,246 adults
Right Direction 40%
Wrong Track 55%
Undecided 5%

6) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,091 registered voters
Approve 44%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 4%