Poll Update

2014 National House Race - Republican 44%, Democrat 42% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 12/5-12/8/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) 2014 National House Race

Asked of registered voters
Democrat 42%
Republican 44%
Undecided 14%

2) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Right Direction 29%
Wrong Track 64%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 2%

3) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 3%

4) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 500 adults
Approve 39%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 3%

5) Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 500 adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 8%

6) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Positive 22%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 11%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 33%
Undecided 1%

7) Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Positive 6%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 22%
Somewhat Negative 26%
Very Negative 25%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

8) Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Positive 10%
Somewhat Positive 26%
Neutral 19%
Somewhat Negative 20%
Very Negative 24%
Undecided 1%

9) Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 1,000 adults
Good Idea 34%
Bad Idea 50%
No Opinion 16%

10) Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 adults
SD Strong Democrat (D) 20%
Democrat 11%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 11%
SR Strong Republican (R) 13%
Republican 10%
LR Lean Republican (R) 14%
independent 17%
Other 3%
Undecided 1%