Poll Update

2014 National House Race - Democrat 45%, Republican 45% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 4/23-4/27/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 14 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2014 National House Race

Asked of Registered Voters
Republican 45%
Democrat 45%
Undecided 10%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 27%
Wrong Track 63%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 38%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 9%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 24%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 15%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 28%
Undecided 0%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 12%
2 Somewhat Positive 23%
3 Neutral 24%
4 Somewhat Negative 19%
5 Very Negative 18%
6 Undecided 3%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 6%
2 Somewhat Positive 19%
3 Neutral 29%
4 Somewhat Negative 22%
5 Very Negative 22%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 2%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 23%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Neutral 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 1%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 4%
Somewhat Positive 17%
Neutral 32%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Negative 14%
Don't know name/Not sure 15%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 8%
Somewhat Positive 15%
Neutral 24%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 13%
Undecided 27%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 500 Adults
1 Very Positive 1%
2 Somewhat Positive 7%
3 Neutral 24%
4 Somewhat Negative 10%
5 Very Negative 13%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 45%

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 1000 Adults
Good Idea 36%
Bad Idea 46%
No Opinion 17%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 18%
2 Democrat 13%
3 Lean Democrat 11%
4 independent 17%
5 Lean Republican 15%
6 Republican 8%
7 Strong Republican 11%
8 Other 5%
9 Undecided 2%