Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 56%, Right Direction 31% (YouGov/Economist 5/3-5/5/14)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.2 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 19 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Wrong Track 56%
Right Direction 31%
Undecided 12%

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 30%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Strongly Unfavorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Strongly Favorable 12%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 35%
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 7%

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Undecided 12%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 29%
Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
Undecided 22%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Very Favorable 6%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 34%
Very Unfavorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Very Favorable 4%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 28%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Very Favorable 9%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 36%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Undecided 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Favorable 12%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Unfavorable 30%
Very Favorable 26%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 10%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 30%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 22%
Very Unfavorable 22%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Favorable 8%

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 40%
Very unfavorable 18%
Very favorable 16%
Somewhat favorable 15%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Undecided 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Very Favorable 12%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Undecided 28%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Very Favorable 15%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 35%
Somewhat favorable 22%
Very unfavorable 19%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Very favorable 11%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 49%
Approve 46%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 358 Democrats
Approve 87%
Disapprove 11%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 237 Republicans
Disapprove 85%
Approve 14%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 314 independents
Disapprove 55%
Approve 40%
Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 36%
Somewhat Approve 23%
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Strongly Approve 24%
Somewhat Approve 17%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Undecided 9%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Disapprove 64%
Neither 17%
Approve 13%
Undecided 7%