Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 65%, Right Direction 25% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 11/14-11/17/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 21 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

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

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 38%
Disapprove 56%
Undecided 6%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 24%
Somewhat Positive 21%
Neutral 11%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 32%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 9%
2 Somewhat Positive 23%
3 Neutral 23%
4 Somewhat Negative 18%
5 Very Negative 25%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 2%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 12%
2 Somewhat Positive 26%
3 Neutral 20%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 21%
6 Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 20%
2 Democrat 9%
3 Lean Democrat 13%
4 independent 14%
5 Lean Republican 12%
6 Republican 10%
7 Strong Republican 15%
8 Other 5%
9 Undecided 2%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 3%
2 Somewhat Positive 13%
3 Neutral 21%
4 Somewhat Negative 8%
5 Very Negative 23%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 32%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 6%
2 Somewhat Positive 15%
3 Neutral 20%
4 Somewhat Negative 12%
5 Very Negative 35%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 12%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 6%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 27%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Negative 15%
Don't know name/Not sure 14%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 8%
Neutral 17%
Somewhat Negative 4%
Very Negative 10%
Don't know name/Not sure 54%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 5%
Somewhat Positive 11%
Neutral 18%
Somewhat Negative 8%
Very Negative 18%
Don't know name/Not sure 40%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 14%
Neutral 21%
Somewhat Negative 10%
Very Negative 9%
Undecided 39%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 4%
2 Somewhat Positive 12%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 20%
5 Very Negative 21%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 21%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 13%
2 Somewhat Positive 22%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 17%
5 Very Negative 21%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 5%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 8%
Somewhat Positive 18%
Neutral 26%
Somewhat Negative 11%
Very Negative 12%
Undecided 25%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 7%
Somewhat Positive 22%
Neutral 24%
Somewhat Negative 18%
Very Negative 11%
Undecided 18%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 4%
2 Somewhat Positive 14%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 13%
5 Very Negative 14%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 33%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Neutral 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Unfavorable 25%
Undecided 1%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Neutral 29%
Undecided 22%
Favorable 25%
Unfavorable 24%