Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Strongly Wrong Track 52%, Strongly Right Direction 19% (Politico/GWU/Battleground 4/29-5/3/12)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Politico/GWU/Battleground
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Strongly Right Direction 19%
Right Direction 14%
Undecided 8%
Wrong Track 7%
Strongly Wrong Track 52%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 13%
Undecided 7%
Disapprove 80%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Obama I 47%
Romney 48%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 45%
Undecided 2%
Disapprove 53%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 53%
Undecided 7%
Disapprove 41%

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
1 Strong Republican 24%
2 Republican 10%
3 Lean Republican 6%
4 independent 16%
5 Lean Democrat 6%
6 Democrat 9%
7 Strong Democrat 28%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 48%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 5%
Asked of Likely Voters - Democrat
Approve 90%
Disapprove 8%
Undecided 2%
Asked of Likely Voters - Republican
Approve 7%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 6%
Asked of Likely Voters - independent
Approve 39%
Disapprove 54%
Undecided 7%