Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 48%, Trump 41% (McClatchy/Marist 9/15-9/20/16)

Population 1,298 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.7 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source McClatchy/Marist
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If November's presidential election were held today, whom would you support if the candidates are:

Asked of 758 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats 48%
Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans 41%
Neither 8%
Other 1%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats 94%
Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans 4%
Neither 1%
Other 0%
Undecided 1%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats 7%
Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans 87%
Neither 5%
Other 0%
Undecided 1%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine, the Democrats 40%
Donald Trump and Mike Pence, the Republicans 38%
Neither 18%
Other 2%
Undecided 3%

If November's presidential election were held today, whom would you support if the candidates are:

Asked of 758 Likely Voters
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 45%
Donald Trump, the Republican 39%
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian 10%
Jill Stein, of the Green Party 4%
Other 1%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 89%
Donald Trump, the Republican 3%
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian 3%
Jill Stein, of the Green Party 4%
Other 0%
Undecided 1%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 6%
Donald Trump, the Republican 86%
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian 5%
Jill Stein, of the Green Party 0%
Other 1%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton, the Democrat 34%
Donald Trump, the Republican 32%
Gary Johnson, the Libertarian 20%
Jill Stein, of the Green Party 8%
Other 2%
Undecided 5%

Overall, do you have a favorable or an unfavorable impression of Donald Trump?

Asked of 758 Likely Voters
Favorable 37%
Unfavorable 61%
Unsure-Never Heard 2%

Overall, do you have a favorable or an unfavorable impression of Hillary Clinton?

Asked of 758 Likely Voters
Favorable 40%
Unfavorable 57%
Unsure-Never Heard 3%

Do you approve or disapprove of the job Barack Obama is doing as president?

Asked of 1094 Registered Voters
Approve 52%
Disapprove 43%
Unsure 5%
Asked of Registered Voters - Democrat
Approve 88%
Disapprove 8%
Unsure 4%
Asked of Registered Voters - Republican
Approve 14%
Disapprove 83%
Unsure 3%
Asked of Registered Voters - independent
Approve 51%
Disapprove 42%
Unsure 7%

In general, thinking about the way things are going in the country, do you feel things are going in the right direction or that things are going in the wrong direction?

Asked of 1298 Adults
Right Direction 34%
Wrong direction 59%
Unsure 6%

If November's election for Congress were held today, which party's candidate are you more likely to vote for in your district:

Asked of 1094 Registered Voters
Democrat 49%
Republican 45%
Neither (vol) 3%
Unsure 4%

Party Identification

Asked of 1094 Registered Voters
Democrat 35%
Republican 30%
independent 33%
Other 1%