Poll Update

Congress Job Approval - Disapprove 68%, Approve 19% (Monmouth University 5/13-5/17)

Population 1,002 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Monmouth University
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

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

Asked of 1002 Adults
Approve 19%
Disapprove 68%
No opinion (vol.) 13%

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

Asked of 1002 Adults
Right Direction 31%
Wrong Track 62%
Depends (vol.) 5%
Don't Know (vol.) 3%

Party Identification

Asked of 1002 Adults
Republican 24%
independent 45%
Democrat 31%