Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 60%, Right Direction 32% (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 13 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Right Direction 32%
Wrong Track 60%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 44%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 53%
Disapprove 41%
Undecided 6%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Positive 33%
Somewhat Positive 16%
Neutral 8%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 32%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Positive 35%
Neutral 23%
Negative 40%
Undecided 2%

2012 National House Race

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 45%
Undecided 9%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Depends 1%
Obama I 49%
Other 5%
Romney 43%
Undecided 2%

From what you have heard about Barack Obama's health care plan, do you think his plan is a good idea or a bad idea? If you do not have an opinion either way, please just say so.

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Good Idea 40%
Bad Idea 44%
No Opinion 15%
Undecided 1%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 15%
2 Somewhat Positive 20%
3 Neutral 23%
4 Somewhat Negative 14%
5 Very Negative 23%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 5%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 11%
2 Somewhat Positive 23%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 18%
5 Very Negative 25%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 17%
2 Somewhat Positive 23%
3 Neutral 20%
4 Somewhat Negative 17%
5 Very Negative 23%