Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 63%, Right Direction 28% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 12/9-12/13/10)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 28%
Wrong Track 63%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 4%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 25%
Somewhat Positive 23%
Neutral 14%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Very Negative 24%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Negative 50%
Neutral 20%
Positive 28%
Undecided 2%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Positive 28%
Neutral 30%
Negative 20%
Undecided 22%

2012 National Presidential General Election

Asked of 1000 Adults
Depends 1%
Obama I 55%
Other 9%
Palin 33%
Undecided 2%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Adults
Depends 1%
Obama I 47%
Other 6%
Romney 40%
Undecided 6%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 21%
2 Democrat 12%
3 Lean Democrat 9%
4 independent 17%
5 Lean Republican 10%
6 Republican 9%
7 Strong Republican 14%
8 Other 7%
9 Undecided 1%