Poll Update

2014 National House Race - Democrat 44%, Republican 44% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 7/17-7/21/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 14 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2014 National House Race

Asked of Registered Voters
Republican 44%
Democrat 44%
Undecided 12%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 29%
Wrong Track 61%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 12%
Disapprove 83%
Undecided 5%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 28%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 12%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Very Negative 26%
Undecided 0%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 16%
Neutral 20%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 9%
Undecided 37%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 3%
2 Somewhat Positive 15%
3 Neutral 24%
4 Somewhat Negative 18%
5 Very Negative 18%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 22%

Andrew Cuomo Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 5%
Somewhat Positive 11%
Neutral 24%
Somewhat Negative 9%
Very Negative 6%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 45%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 17%
2 Somewhat Positive 21%
3 Neutral 21%
4 Somewhat Negative 15%
5 Very Negative 20%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 6%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 2%
Somewhat Positive 5%
Neutral 14%
Somewhat Negative 2%
Very Negative 3%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 74%

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 Adults
Good Idea 34%
Bad Idea 47%
No Opinion 18%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 19%
2 Democrat 11%
3 Lean Democrat 14%
4 independent 18%
5 Lean Republican 13%
6 Republican 8%
7 Strong Republican 11%
8 Other 2%
9 Undecided 2%