Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 48%, Romney 47% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 11/1-11/3/12)

Population 1,475 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.55 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Depends 2%
Obama I 48%
Other 2%
Romney 47%
Undecided 1%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Right Direction 42%
Wrong Track 53%
Mixed (vol) 3%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Approve 49%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 2%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 2%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Very Positive 40%
Somewhat Positive 9%
Neutral 6%
Somewhat Negative 10%
Very Negative 35%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Positive 45%
Neutral 11%
Negative 44%

2012 National House Race

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
Democrat 47%
Republican 45%
Undecided 8%

Party Identification

Asked of 1475 Likely Voters
1 Strong Democrat 25%
2 Democrat 6%
3 Lean Democrat 12%
4 independent 14%
5 Lean Republican 15%
6 Republican 6%
7 Strong Republican 20%
8 Other 1%
9 Undecided 1%