Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 70%, Right Direction 22% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 10/25-10/28/13)

Population 800 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.46 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 14 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 800 adults
Wrong Track 70%
Right Direction 22%
Mixed (vol) 4%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 800 adults
Disapprove 51%
Approve 42%
Undecided 7%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Negative 32%
Very Positive 24%
Somewhat Positive 17%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Neutral 13%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Negative 30%
Neutral 24%
Somewhat Negative 23%
Somewhat Positive 16%
Very Positive 6%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Negative 22%
Somewhat Positive 22%
Neutral 21%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Positive 15%
Undecided 2%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Very Negative 25%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 20%
Neutral 20%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Somewhat Positive 14%
Very Positive 3%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 32%
Very Negative 23%
Neutral 17%
Somewhat Positive 12%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Positive 5%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 39%
Neutral 22%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Very Negative 14%
Somewhat Positive 9%
Very Positive 2%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Don't know name/Not sure 35%
Very Negative 22%
Neutral 16%
Somewhat Positive 10%
Very Positive 9%
Somewhat Negative 8%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Very Favorable 22%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Neutral 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 1%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Undecided 26%
Somewhat Positive 24%
Neutral 24%
Somewhat Negative 10%
Very Positive 9%
Very Negative 7%

2014 National House Race

Asked of registered voters
Democrat 45%
Republican 41%
Undecided 14%

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 800 adults
Bad Idea 47%
Good Idea 37%
No Opinion 14%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 800 adults
SD Strong Democrat (D) 18%
independent 17%
LR Lean Republican (R) 14%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 14%
SR Strong Republican (R) 12%
Democrat 11%
Republican 8%
Other 4%
Undecided 2%