Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 60%, Right Direction 31% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 2/24-2/28/11)

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 31%
Wrong Track 60%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 5%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 22%
Disapprove 69%
Undecided 9%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 28%
Somewhat Positive 21%
Neutral 15%
Somewhat Negative 15%
Very Negative 29%
Undecided 1%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Positive 25%
Neutral 30%
Negative 25%
Undecided 20%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 17%
2 Democrat 12%
3 Lean Democrat 10%
4 independent 19%
5 Lean Republican 12%
6 Republican 9%
7 Strong Republican 13%
8 Other 6%
9 Undecided 2%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of 282 Likely Voters - Republican
Daniels 3%
Gingrich 13%
Huckabee 25%
Other 2%
Palin 12%
Paul 6%
Pawlenty 3%
Romney 21%
Santorum 2%
Undecided 12%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Adults
Obama I 49%
Other 6%
Romney 40%
Undecided 5%