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.

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

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

US Right Direction Wrong Track

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

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 800 adults
Disapprove 51%
Approve 43%
Undecided 6%

Congress Job Approval

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

Party Identification

Asked of 800 adults
independent 20%
SD Strong Democrat (D) 18%
LR Lean Republican (R) 15%
SR Strong Republican (R) 12%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 12%
Democrat 11%
Republican 7%
Other 3%
Undecided 2%

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose

Asked of 800 adults
Bad Idea 48%
Good Idea 34%
No Opinion 17%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Neutral 28%
Very Negative 25%
Somewhat Negative 22%
Somewhat Positive 19%
Very Positive 5%
Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 adults
Somewhat Positive 27%
Neutral 22%
Very Negative 20%
Somewhat Negative 20%
Very Positive 10%
Undecided 1%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

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

2014 National House Race

Asked of registered voters
Democrat 45%
Republican 43%
Undecided 12%