Poll Update

Obama Job Approval - Disapprove 48%, Approve 45% (NBC News/Wall Street Journal 6/17-6/21/10)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NBC/WSJ [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Obama Job Approval

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Adults
Very Positive 27%
Somewhat Positive 20%
Neutral 13%
Somewhat Negative 15%
Very Negative 25%
Undecided 0%

Palin, Sarah - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 500 Adults
Negative 43%
Neutral 24%
Positive 29%
Undecided 4%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 500 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 50%
Undecided 4%

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 1000 Adults
Good Idea 40%
Bad Idea 44%
No Opinion 16%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 22%
Disapprove 73%
Undecided 5%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strong Democrat 19%
2 Democrat 14%
3 Lean Democrat 12%
4 independent 14%
5 Lean Republican 10%
6 Republican 10%
7 Strong Republican 16%
8 Other 4%
9 Undecided 1%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
Right Direction 29%
Wrong Track 62%
Mixed (vol) 5%
Undecided 4%