Poll Update

Congress Job Approval - Disapprove 62%, Approve 14% (YouGov/Economist 9/20-9/22/09)

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.

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 14%
Neither 17%
Disapprove 62%
Undecided 8%

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 49%
Oppose 51%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 17%
2 Somewhat Approve 26%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 13%
4 Strongly Disapprove 34%
5 Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 22%
Strongly Disapprove 36%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 51%
Disapprove 42%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 332 Adults - Democrat
Approve 85%
Disapprove 12%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 248 Adults - Republican
Approve 16%
Disapprove 82%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 306 Adults - independent
Approve 51%
Disapprove 44%
Undecided 5%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 35%
2 Wrong Track 51%
3 Undecided 14%

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 670 Registered Voters
Democrat 46%
Republican 43%
Undecided 12%