Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 61%, Right Direction 28% (Reason Magazine/Arthur N. Rupe 9/4-9/8/13)

Population 1,013 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.7 percentage points
Polling Method Live Phone
Source Reason/Rupe [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 5 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,013 adults
Right Direction 28%
Wrong Track 61%
Neither 7%
Undecided 3%

2) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,013 adults
Approve 43%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 6%
Asked of Democrats
Approve 77%
Disapprove 17%
Undecided 6%
Asked of Republicans
Approve 12%
Disapprove 87%
Undecided 1%
Asked of independents
Approve 41%
Disapprove 53%
Undecided 6%

3) Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,013 adults
Approve 35%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 7%

4) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,013 adults
Approve 22%
Disapprove 72%
Undecided 7%

5) Party Identification

Asked of 1,013 adults
Democrat 29%
Republican 23%
independent 38%
Or what? 7%
Undecided 3%