Poll Update

National - 2012 President - Obama 47%, Romney 48% (NPR 10/23-10/25/12)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source NPR [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 11 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 47%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 1%

2) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Right Direction 41%
Wrong Track 55%
Undecided 4%

3) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 46%
Unfavorable 48%
Never Heard Of 1%
Undecided 4%

4) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 51%
Unfavorable 48%
Undecided 2%

5) Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 51%
Unfavorable 45%
Undecided 3%

6) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Favorable 50%
Unfavorable 40%
Never Heard Of 4%
Undecided 6%

7) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 49%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 370 likely voters - democrat
Approve 94%
Disapprove 6%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 306 likely voters - republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 93%
Asked of 309 likely voters - independent
Approve 42%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 3%

8) 2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Barack Obama 47%
Mitt Romney 48%
Other 1%
Undecided 3%
Refused 2%

9) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Approve 16%
Disapprove 79%
Undecided 5%

10) 2012 National House Race

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
Democrat 43%
Republican 43%
Depends 6%
Refused 7%

11) Party Identification

Asked of 1,000 likely voters
SD Strong Democrat (D) 29%
Democrat 6%
LD Lean Democrat (D) 9%
SR Strong Republican (R) 26%
Republican 5%
LR Lean Republican (R) 10%
independent 14%
Refused 2%