Poll Update

US Right Direction Wrong Track - Wrong Track 56%, Right Direction 27% (YouGov/Economist 8/2-8/4/14)

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. Read our FAQ.

US Right Direction Wrong Track

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

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

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

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

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

John Boehner Favorable Rating

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

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

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

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

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

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

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

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

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

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

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

Paul Ryan Favorable Rating

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

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

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

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

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

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

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

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

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

Elizabeth Warren Favorable Rating

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

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

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

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

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

Schweitzer, Brian - US - Favorable Rating

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

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

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

Obama Job Approval

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

Obama Job Approval - Economy

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

Obama Job Approval - Health

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

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 1,000 adults
Strongly Disapprove 34%
Somewhat Approve 24%
Undecided 15%
Somewhat Disapprove 14%
Strongly Approve 13%

Congress Job Approval

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