Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 64%, Right Direction 27% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 12/10-12/14/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 9 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 27%
Wrong Track 64%
Mixed (vol) 6%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 37%
Disapprove 55%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 16%
Disapprove 78%
Undecided 6%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 24%
Somewhat Positive 21%
Neutral 10%
Somewhat Negative 13%
Very Negative 31%
Undecided 1%

Republican Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 7%
2 Somewhat Positive 23%
3 Neutral 24%
4 Somewhat Negative 22%
5 Very Negative 23%
6 Don't Know Name/Not Sure 1%

Democratic Party Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Very Positive 12%
2 Somewhat Positive 25%
3 Neutral 22%
4 Somewhat Negative 17%
5 Very Negative 22%
6 Undecided 2%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 19%
2 Democrat 11%
3 Lean Democrat 12%
4 independent 17%
5 Lean Republican 13%
6 Republican 7%
7 Strong Republican 15%
8 Other 4%
9 Undecided 2%