Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 60%, Right Direction 28% (YouGov/Economist 8/3-8/5/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 12 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Right Direction 28%
Wrong Track 60%
Undecided 11%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 42%
Undecided 2%

3) John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 6%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 21%

4) Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 4%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 30%

5) Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 35%
Undecided 29%

6) Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Unfavorable 41%
Undecided 14%

7) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 20%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 9%

8) Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 29%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 2%

9) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 398 Democrats
Approve 77%
Disapprove 19%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 231 Republicans
Approve 9%
Disapprove 88%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 325 independents
Approve 37%
Disapprove 61%
Undecided 2%

10) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 15%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 17%
Strongly Disapprove 38%
Undecided 8%

11) Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 20%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 6%

12) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 12%
Disapprove 64%
Neither 18%
Undecided 6%