Poll Update

2016 General Election - Clinton 43%, Trump 40% (Morning Consult 8/24-8/26/16)

Population 2,007 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±2.0 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source Morning Consult
This poll asked respondents 15 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

If the 2016 presidential election were held today and the candidates were Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump, for whom would you vote?

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Hillary Clinton 43%
Donald Trump 40%
Don't know/ No opinion 17%
Asked of 699 Registered Voters - Democrat
Hillary Clinton 83%
Donald Trump 7%
Don't know/ No opinion 10%
Asked of 643 Registered Voters - Republican
Hillary Clinton 9%
Donald Trump 81%
Don't know/ No opinion 10%
Asked of 665 Registered Voters - independent
Hillary Clinton 35%
Donald Trump 34%
Don't know/ No opinion 31%

If the 2016 presidential election were held today and the candidates were Democrat Hillary Clinton, Republican Donald Trump and Libertarian Gary Johnson, for whom would you vote?

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Democrat Hillary Clinton 39%
Republican Donald Trump 37%
Libertarian Gary Johnson 8%
Green Party’s Jill Stein 3%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 12%
Asked of 699 Registered Voters - Democrat
Democrat Hillary Clinton 80%
Republican Donald Trump 6%
Libertarian Gary Johnson 5%
Green Party’s Jill Stein 2%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 7%
Asked of 643 Registered Voters - Republican
Democrat Hillary Clinton 7%
Republican Donald Trump 78%
Libertarian Gary Johnson 6%
Green Party’s Jill Stein 1%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 8%
Asked of 665 Registered Voters - independent
Democrat Hillary Clinton 27%
Republican Donald Trump 30%
Libertarian Gary Johnson 14%
Green Party’s Jill Stein 7%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 23%

Now, generally speaking, would you say that things in the country are going in the right direction, or have they pretty seriously gotten off on the wrong track?

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Right Direction 29%
Wrong Track 71%

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

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Approve 49%
Disapprove 48%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 3%
Asked of 699 Registered Voters - Democrat
Approve 83%
Disapprove 14%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 3%
Asked of 643 Registered Voters - Republican
Approve 15%
Disapprove 84%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 1%
Asked of 665 Registered Voters - independent
Approve 46%
Disapprove 49%
Don’t Know / No Opinion 5%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 19%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 47%
Heard Of, No Opinion 2%
Never Heard Of 1%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 20%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 45%
Heard Of, No Opinion 3%
Never Heard Of 1%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 19%
Somewhat Favorable 29%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 24%
Heard Of, No Opinion 8%
Never Heard Of 2%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 3%
Somewhat Favorable 12%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Heard Of, No Opinion 23%
Never Heard Of 25%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 27%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Very Unfavorable 17%
Heard Of, No Opinion 16%
Never Heard of 13%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 7%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Heard Of, No Opinion 17%
Never Heard of 12%

Gary Johnson Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 3%
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 9%
Heard Of, No Opinion 26%
Never Heard of 32%

Mike Pence Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 16%
Heard Of, No Opinion 21%
Never Heard of 18%

Tim Kaine Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 7%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 13%
Heard Of, No Opinion 23%
Never Heard of 25%

Chuck Schumer Favorable Rating

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Favorable 17%
Unfavorable 27%
Heard Of, No Opinion 25%
Never Heard of 32%

2016 National House Race

Asked of 2007 Registered Voters
Democratic candidate 42%
Republican candidate 39%
Don't Know/No Opinion 19%