Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 59%, Right Direction 32% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 2/21-2/24/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 59%
Right Direction 32%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 51%
Approve 44%
Undecided 5%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Positive 31%
Very Negative 26%
Somewhat Positive 18%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Neutral 11%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Positive 23%
Neutral 22%
Very Negative 19%
Very Positive 18%
Somewhat Negative 17%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Negative 26%
Neutral 24%
Somewhat Positive 21%
Somewhat Negative 20%
Very Positive 8%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 500 adults
Undecided 32%
Somewhat Positive 24%
Neutral 20%
Very Positive 12%
Somewhat Negative 10%
Very Negative 2%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 500 adults
Undecided 39%
Neutral 20%
Somewhat Positive 14%
Very Positive 10%
Somewhat Negative 9%
Very Negative 8%

Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 adults
SD Strong Democrat (D) 22%
independent 14%
LR Lean Republican (R) 14%
SR Strong Republican (R) 13%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 12%
Democrat 12%
Republican 7%
Other 4%
Undecided 2%