Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 62%, Right Direction 30% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 9/5-9/8/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 11 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 30%
Wrong Track 62%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 25%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 12%
Somewhat Negative 16%
Very Negative 26%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 7%
2 Somewhat Positive 21%
3 Neutral 27%
4 Somewhat Negative 23%
5 Very Negative 21%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 13%
2 Somewhat Positive 27%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 18%
6 Undecided 0%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Neutral 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 1%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 500 Adults
Very Positive 8%
Somewhat Positive 15%
Neutral 25%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 13%
Undecided 28%

2014 National House Race

Asked of 1000 Adults
Republican 43%
Democrat 46%
Undecided 11%

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 31%
Bad Idea 44%
No Opinion 24%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 21%
2 Democrat 12%
3 Lean Democrat 10%
4 independent 18%
5 Lean Republican 13%
6 Republican 8%
7 Strong Republican 13%
8 Other 4%
9 Undecided 1%