Poll Update

Party Identification - Strong Democrat 25%, Strong Republican 17% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 11/1-11/2/08)

Population 1,159 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.0 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Party Identification

Asked of 1011 Likely Voters
1 Strong Democrat 25%
2 Democrat 8%
3 Lean Democrat 12%
4 independent 15%
5 Lean Republican 11%
6 Republican 7%
7 Strong Republican 17%
8 Other 3%
9 Undecided 2%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1159 Likely Voters
Negative 48%
Neutral 12%
Positive 39%
Undecided 1%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1159 Likely Voters
Right Direction 11%
Wrong Track 76%
Mixed (vol) 10%
Undecided 3%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1011 Likely Voters
Very Positive 44%
Somewhat Positive 12%
Neutral 8%
Somewhat Negative 10%
Very Negative 25%
Undecided 1%

2008 National General Election

Asked of Likely Voters
McCain 43%
Obama 51%