Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 49%, Romney 43% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 7/18-7/22/12)

Population 1,000 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 12 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Right Direction 32%
Wrong Track 60%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 3%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Approve 49%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 3%

3) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Approve 44%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 3%

4) Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Approve 53%
Disapprove 41%
Undecided 6%

5) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Very Positive 33%
Somewhat Positive 16%
Neutral 8%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 32%

6) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Positive 35%
Neutral 23%
Negative 40%
Undecided 2%

7) 2012 National House Race

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 45%
Undecided 9%

8) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Barack Obama 49%
Mitt Romney 43%
Depends 1%
Other 5%
Undecided 2%

9) Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Good Idea 40%
Bad Idea 44%
No Opinion 15%
Undecided 1%

10) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Very Positive 15%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 23%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Very Negative 23%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 5%

11) Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Very Positive 11%
Somewhat Positive 23%
Neutral 22%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Negative 25%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

12) Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 registered voters
Very Positive 17%
Somewhat Positive 23%
Neutral 20%
Somewhat Negative 17%
Very Negative 23%