Poll Update

2014 National House Race - Republican 45%, Democrat 43% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 9/3-9/7/14)

Population 1,000 Registered Voters
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 1000 Registered Voters
Republican 45%
Democrat 43%
Undecided 12%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Right Direction 23%
Wrong Track 67%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 40%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 43%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 32%
Disapprove 62%
Undecided 6%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Positive 22%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 11%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 33%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Strong Democrat 19%
2 Democrat 11%
3 Lean Democrat 13%
4 independent 14%
5 Lean Republican 15%
6 Republican 9%
7 Strong Republican 15%
8 Other 4%
9 Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 9%
2 Somewhat Positive 22%
3 Neutral 26%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 21%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 2%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 11%
2 Somewhat Positive 25%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 22%
6 Undecided 0%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Positive 6%
Somewhat Positive 17%
Neutral 26%
Somewhat Negative 16%
Very Negative 11%
Undecided 24%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Positive 5%
Somewhat Positive 17%
Neutral 32%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Negative 12%
Don't know name/Not sure 16%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Favorable 21%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Neutral 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 0%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Positive 6%
Somewhat Positive 15%
Neutral 21%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 10%
Undecided 37%

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 Registered Voters
Good Idea 34%
Bad Idea 48%
No Opinion 16%
Undecided 2%