Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 58%, Right Direction 32% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 1/23-1/25/10)

Population 800 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.5 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 800 Adults
Right Direction 32%
Wrong Track 58%
Mixed (vol) 7%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 800 Adults
Approve 50%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 800 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 4%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 800 Adults
Very Positive 29%
Somewhat Positive 23%
Neutral 14%
Somewhat Negative 14%
Very Negative 20%
Undecided 0%

Party Identification

Asked of 800 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 19%
2 Democrat 12%
3 Lean Democrat 13%
4 independent 16%
5 Lean Republican 11%
6 Republican 11%
7 Strong Republican 13%
8 Other 3%
9 Undecided 2%

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 800 Adults
Good Idea 31%
Bad Idea 46%
No Opinion 22%
Undecided 1%