Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 63%, Right Direction 28% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 3/31-4/4/11)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 11 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 49%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

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

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 20%
Disapprove 73%
Undecided 7%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 28%
Somewhat Positive 22%
Neutral 14%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 23%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 27%
Neutral 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 1%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Negative 53%
Neutral 18%
Positive 25%
Undecided 4%

2012 National GOP Primary

Asked of 238 Likely Voters - Republican
Bachmann 5%
Barbour 1%
Gingrich 11%
Huckabee 17%
Other 1%
Palin 10%
Pawlenty 6%
Romney 21%
Santorum 3%
Trump 17%
Undecided 8%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 19%
2 Democrat 10%
3 Lean Democrat 9%
4 independent 19%
5 Lean Republican 12%
6 Republican 9%
7 Strong Republican 11%
8 Other 11%

Asked of 238 Likely Voters - Republican
Bachmann 11%
Gingrich 20%
Huckabee 4%
Other 7%
Pawlenty 12%
Romney 40%
Undecided 6%