Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 56%, Right Direction 27% (YouGov/Economist 8/2-8/4)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.7 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 24 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster.

1) US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1,000 adults
Right Direction 27%
Wrong Track 56%
Undecided 17%

2) Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 23%
Somewhat Favorable 26%
Somewhat Unfavorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 37%
Undecided 7%

3) Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 16%
Somewhat Favorable 24%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 29%
Undecided 17%

4) John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 4%
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 22%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 22%

5) Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 3%
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Very Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 36%

6) Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 8%
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Very Unfavorable 32%
Undecided 31%

7) Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 10%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 34%
Undecided 21%

8) Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 11%
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 16%
Very Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 32%

9) Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 7%
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 28%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 23%

10) Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Strongly Favorable 13%
Strongly Unfavorable 26%
Undecided 27%

11) Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 6%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 25%
Very Unfavorable 23%
Undecided 22%

12) Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 12%
Somewhat Favorable 23%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 21%
Undecided 30%

13) Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 34%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very favorable 11%
Very unfavorable 21%

14) Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Very Favorable 24%
Somewhat Favorable 25%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Very Unfavorable 31%
Undecided 7%

15) Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very favorable 16%
Very unfavorable 18%
Undecided 42%

16) Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat favorable 16%
Somewhat unfavorable 11%
Very favorable 11%
Very unfavorable 28%
Undecided 34%

17) Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 44%
Somewhat favorable 12%
Somewhat unfavorable 10%
Very favorable 12%
Very unfavorable 21%

18) Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Somewhat favorable 8%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very favorable 3%
Very unfavorable 10%
Undecided 67%

19) Perry, Rick - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 1,000 adults
Don't know 29%
Somewhat favorable 20%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very favorable 12%
Very unfavorable 24%

20) Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 368 Democrats
Approve 76%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 225 Republicans
Approve 8%
Disapprove 91%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 297 independents
Approve 38%
Disapprove 58%
Undecided 4%

21) Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 14%
Somewhat Approve 25%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Disapprove 37%
Undecided 11%

22) Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Approve 21%
Somewhat Approve 22%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 36%
Undecided 9%

23) Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 37%
Disapprove 48%
Undecided 15%

24) Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1,000 adults
Approve 8%
Disapprove 66%
Neither 18%
Undecided 7%

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