Poll Update

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose - Favor 52%, Oppose 48% (YouGov/Economist 9/13-9/15/09)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 7 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Overall, given what you know about them, do you support or oppose the proposed changes to the health care system being developed by Congress and the Obama administration?

Asked of 1000 Adults
Favor 52%
Oppose 48%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 20%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 9%
4 Strongly Disapprove 37%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 24%
Strongly Disapprove 36%
Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 49%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 9%
Asked of 337 Adults - Democrat
Approve 83%
Disapprove 12%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 250 Adults - Republican
Approve 9%
Disapprove 90%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 295 Adults - independent
Approve 50%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 4%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 14%
Neither 17%
Disapprove 60%
Undecided 8%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 35%
2 Wrong Track 52%
3 Undecided 13%

If the 2010 elections for U.S. Congress were being held today, who would you vote for in the district where you live?

Asked of 703 Registered Voters
Democrat 45%
Republican 42%
Undecided 13%