Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 50%, Trump 37% (Monmouth University 8/4-8/7/16)

Population 803 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Monmouth University
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If the election for President was today, would you vote for Donald Trump the Republican, Hillary Clinton the Democrat, Gary Johnson the Libertarian, or Jill Stein of the Green Party?

Asked of 683 Likely Voters
Clinton 50%
Trump 37%
Johnson 7%
Stein 2%
(VOL) Other Candidate 1%
(VOL) Undecided 3%
(VOL) No one 0%

Is your general impression of Donald Trump favorable or unfavorable, or do you have no opinion of him?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 26%
Unfavorable 61%
No Opinion 14%

Is your general impression of Hillary Clinton favorable or unfavorable, or do you have no opinion of her?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 37%
Unfavorable 49%
No opinion 14%

Is your general impression of Gary Johnson favorable or unfavorable, or do you have no opinion of him?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 15%
Unfavorable 6%
No opinion 78%

Is your general impression of Mike Pence favorable or unfavorable, or do you have no opinion of him?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 33%
Unfavorable 23%
No opinion 44%

Is your general impression of Tim Kaine favorable or unfavorable, or do you have no opinion of him?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 31%
Unfavorable 14%
No opinion 54%

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

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Approve 56%
Disapprove 40%
(Vol) No Opinion 4%

Do you approve or disapprove of the job the U.S. Congress is doing?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Approve 14%
Disapprove 78%
(Vol) No Opinion 9%

Would you say things in the country are going in the right direction, or have they gotten off on the wrong track?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Right Direction 30%
Wrong Track 65%
(VOL) Depends 2%
(VOL) Don't know 3%

Is your general impression of Jill Stein favorable or unfavorable, or do you have no opinion of her?

Asked of 803 Registered Voters
Favorable 8%
Unfavorable 7%
No opinion 85%