Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 33% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 4/13-4/17/12)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 11 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 800 adults
Right Direction 33%
Wrong Track 59%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 2%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 800 adults
Approve 49%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 5%

3) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 800 adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%

4) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 30%
Somewhat Positive 18%
Neutral 13%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 26%

5) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Positive 33%
Neutral 26%
Negative 36%
Undecided 6%

6) 2012 National House Race

Asked of registered voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 44%
Undecided 10%

7) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of registered voters
Barack Obama 49%
Mitt Romney 43%
Depends 1%
Other 4%
Undecided 2%

8) Party Identification

Asked of 800 adults
SD Strong Democrat (D) 21%
Democrat 9%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 13%
SR Strong Republican (R) 15%
Republican 9%
LR Lean Republican (R) 15%
independent 14%
Other 3%
Undecided 1%

9) Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 800 adults
Good Idea 36%
Bad Idea 45%
No Opinion 17%
Undecided 2%

10) Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Positive 11%
Somewhat Positive 22%
Neutral 23%
Somewhat Negative 19%
Very Negative 24%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

11) Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Positive 15%
Somewhat Positive 24%
Neutral 21%
Somewhat Negative 19%
Very Negative 19%
Undecided 1%