Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 61%, Right Direction 24% (YouGov/Economist 10/26-10/28/13)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.3 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 28 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 61%
Right Direction 24%
Undecided 14%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 35%
Very unfavorable 32%
Very favorable 14%
Somewhat favorable 11%
Somewhat unfavorable 7%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 27%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Very Favorable 9%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 31%
Very Unfavorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Very Favorable 13%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 47%
Very unfavorable 24%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Very favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 36%
Very unfavorable 22%
Somewhat favorable 17%
Somewhat unfavorable 14%
Very favorable 11%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 28%
Very Unfavorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Very Favorable 6%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Unfavorable 30%
Undecided 28%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Strongly Favorable 11%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 34%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Undecided 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Favorable 14%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Very Favorable 30%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 10%
Undecided 10%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 69%
Very unfavorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 8%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Very favorable 3%

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 70%
Very unfavorable 11%
Somewhat favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 7%
Very favorable 4%

2016 National Presidential General Election

Asked of 1,000 adults
Joe Biden (D) 40%
Ted Cruz (R) 35%
Undecided 25%

2016 General Election: Cruz vs. Clinton

Asked of 1,000 adults
Hillary Clinton (D) 51%
Ted Cruz (R) 33%
Undecided 17%

2016 General Election: Christie vs. Biden

Asked of 1,000 adults
Chris Christie (R) 38%
Joe Biden (D) 35%
Undecided 27%

2016 General Election: Christie vs. Clinton

Asked of 1,000 adults
Hillary Clinton (D) 46%
Chris Christie (R) 33%
Not Voting 21%

2014 National House Race

Asked of 1,000 adults
Democrat 37%
Republican 28%
Undecided 18%
Not Voting 12%
Other 5%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 40%
Very Favorable 25%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Undecided 5%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 36%
Undecided 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Very Favorable 5%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 40%
Very Unfavorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Somewhat Favorable 12%
Very Favorable 4%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 34%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Somewhat Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Favorable 9%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 39%
Undecided 20%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Very Favorable 11%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 54%
Approve 40%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 381 Democrats
Approve 80%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 221 Republicans
Disapprove 92%
Approve 8%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 312 independents
Disapprove 66%
Approve 29%
Undecided 5%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Somewhat Approve 24%
Somewhat Disapprove 15%
Strongly Approve 12%
Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 41%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Undecided 10%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 70%
Neither 13%
Undecided 9%
Approve 8%

2016 National Republican Primary

Asked of 221 Republicans
Undecided 35%
Chris Christie (R) 20%
Ted Cruz (R) 12%
Other 7%
Rand Paul (R) 7%
Scott Walker (R) 5%
Jeb Bush (R) 4%
Marco Rubio (R) 4%

2016 National Democratic Primary

Asked of 381 Democrats
Hillary Clinton (D) 44%
Undecided 32%
Joe Biden (D) 10%
Other 7%
Brian Schweitzer (D) 4%
Martin O'Malley (D) 3%