Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 78%, Right Direction 14% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 10/7-10/9/13)

Population 800 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.46 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 11 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 800 adults
Right Direction 14%
Wrong Track 78%
Mixed (vol) 4%
Undecided 4%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 800 adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 5%

3) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 26%
Somewhat Positive 21%
Neutral 11%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 30%
Undecided 1%

4) Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 17%
Neutral 21%
Somewhat Negative 24%
Very Negative 29%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 2%

5) Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 14%
Somewhat Positive 25%
Neutral 18%
Somewhat Negative 20%
Very Negative 20%
Undecided 3%

6) John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 5%
Somewhat Positive 12%
Neutral 20%
Somewhat Negative 17%
Very Negative 25%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 21%

7) Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 5%
Somewhat Positive 16%
Neutral 13%
Somewhat Negative 12%
Very Negative 20%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 34%

8) Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 7%
Neutral 13%
Somewhat Negative 8%
Very Negative 20%
Don't know name/Not sure 44%

9) 2014 National House Race

Asked of 688 registered voters
Democrat 47%
Republican 39%
Undecided 14%

10) Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 800 adults
Good Idea 38%
Bad Idea 43%
No Opinion 17%
Undecided 2%

11) Party Identification

Asked of 800 adults
SD Strong Democrat (D) 17%
Democrat 11%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 15%
SR Strong Republican (R) 12%
Republican 7%
LR Lean Republican (R) 13%
independent 19%
Other 4%
Undecided 2%