Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 44%, Right Direction 41% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 2/26-3/1/09)

Population 1,007 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1007 Adults
Right Direction 41%
Wrong Track 44%
Mixed (vol) 9%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1007 Adults
Approve 60%
Disapprove 26%
Undecided 14%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1007 Adults
Approve 56%
Disapprove 31%
Undecided 13%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1007 Adults
Approve 31%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 15%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1007 Adults
Very Positive 47%
Somewhat Positive 21%
Neutral 12%
Somewhat Negative 9%
Very Negative 10%
Undecided 1%

Party Identification

Asked of 1007 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 23%
2 Democrat 8%
3 Lean Democrat 12%
4 independent 20%
5 Lean Republican 10%
6 Republican 7%
7 Strong Republican 13%
8 Other 4%
9 Undecided 3%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1007 Adults
Very Favorable 32%
Somewhat Favorable 27%
Neutral 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 1%