Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 56%, Right Direction 37% (Politico/GWU/Battleground 10/14-10/18/12)

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 37%
Undecided 7%
Wrong Track 56%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Somewhat Negative 6%
Somewhat Positive 16%
Undecided 4%
Very Negative 38%
Very Positive 36%

Mitt Romney Favorable Rating

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Favorable 50%
Undecided 5%
Unfavorable 45%

2012 General Election: Romney vs. Obama

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Obama I 47%
Romney 49%
Undecided 4%

2012 National House Race

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 46%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Obama Job Approval - Economy

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

Party Identification

Asked of 1000 Likely Voters
Democrat 35%
independent 33%
No Preference 1%
Other 1%
Republican 31%
Undecided 1%