Poll Update

US Economy - Better or Worse - Getting Worse 62%, Getting Better 19% (Rasmussen Reports 9/1-9/3/08)

Population 3,000 Likely Voters
Margin of Error ±2.0 percentage points
Polling Method Automated Phone
Source Rasmussen
This poll asked respondents 3 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Are economic conditions in the country getting better or worse these days?

Asked of 3000 Likely Voters
Getting Better 19%
Getting Worse 62%
Staying the Same 16%
Undecided 3%

US Economy - Excellent or Poor

Asked of 3000 Likely Voters
Excellent 4%
Fair 25%
Good 4%
Poor 64%

2008 National General Election

Asked of 3000 Likely Voters
McCain 45%
Obama 50%