Poll Update

2014 National House Race - Democrat 45%, Republican 43% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 1/22-1/25/14)

Population 800 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.4 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 10 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2014 National House Race

Asked of Registered Voters
Republican 43%
Democrat 45%
Undecided 12%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 800 Adults
Right Direction 28%
Wrong Track 63%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 Adults
Very Positive 23%
Somewhat Positive 19%
Neutral 13%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Very Negative 30%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 Adults
1 Very Positive 5%
2 Somewhat Positive 19%
3 Neutral 28%
4 Somewhat Negative 22%
5 Very Negative 25%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 Adults
1 Very Positive 10%
2 Somewhat Positive 27%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 20%
6 Undecided 1%

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 800 Adults
Good Idea 34%
Bad Idea 48%
No Opinion 17%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 800 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 18%
2 Democrat 11%
3 Lean Democrat 12%
4 independent 20%
5 Lean Republican 15%
6 Republican 7%
7 Strong Republican 12%
8 Other 3%
9 Undecided 2%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 Adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 15%
Neutral 28%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Negative 11%
Undecided 21%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 800 Adults
Approve 13%
Disapprove 81%
Undecided 6%