Poll Update

2014 National House Race - Republican 48%, Democrat 47% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 10/8-10/12/14)

Population 1,000 Registered Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 13 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

2014 National House Race

Asked of 666 Likely Voters
Republican 48%
Democrat 47%
Depends 3%
Undecided 1%
Wouldn't vote 1%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Right Direction 25%
Wrong Track 65%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 42%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 43%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Approve 31%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 8%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
Very Positive 21%
Somewhat Positive 22%
Neutral 11%
Somewhat Negative 12%
Very Negative 34%
Undecided 0%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 6%
2 Somewhat Positive 21%
3 Neutral 21%
4 Somewhat Negative 25%
5 Very Negative 25%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 2%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Registered Voters
1 Very Positive 12%
2 Somewhat Positive 25%
3 Neutral 20%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 23%
6 Undecided 1%

Party Identification

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 36%
Bad Idea 48%
No Opinion 14%
Undecided 2%

Congress Job Approval

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating