Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 54%, Right Direction 39% (Politico/GWU/Battleground 10/1-10/4/12)

Population 1,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±3.1 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Politico/GWU/Battleground
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Right Direction 39%
Undecided 7%
Wrong Track 54%

2012 National House Race

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 46%
Undecided 9%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Somewhat Negative 6%
Somewhat Positive 11%
Undecided 3%
Very Negative 39%
Very Positive 41%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Favorable 47%
Never Heard 1%
Undecided 5%
Unfavorable 47%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Approve 50%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 2%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Obama I 49%
Romney 48%
Undecided 3%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

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

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Democrat 38%
independent 32%
No Preference 1%
Republican 30%
Undecided 1%