Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 45% (McLaughlin & Associates (R-American Conservative Union) 9/30-10/2/12)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source McLaughlin (R-American Conservative Union) [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 52%
Unfavorable 46%
Undecided 3%

2) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 49%
Undecided 5%

3) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Barack Obama 49%
Mitt Romney 45%
Undecided 6%

4) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 52%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 1%
Asked of likely voters - democrat
Approve 92%
Disapprove 7%
Asked of likely voters - republican
Approve 11%
Disapprove 89%
Asked of likely voters - independent
Approve 50%
Disapprove 48%

5) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Right Direction 36%
Wrong Track 57%
Undecided 7%

6) Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Democrat 34%
Republican 32%
independent 31%