Poll Update

Congress Job Approval - Disapprove 64%, Approve 11% (YouGov/Economist 1/24-1/26/10)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±4.9 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 8 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 11%
Neither 17%
Disapprove 64%
Undecided 10%

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 45%
Oppose 54%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 13%
2 Somewhat Approve 27%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 39%
5 Undecided 6%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 16%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 45%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 383 Adults - Democrat
Approve 77%
Disapprove 18%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 242 Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 91%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 290 Adults - independent
Approve 38%
Disapprove 57%
Undecided 5%

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 43%
Undecided 11%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 27%
2 Wrong Track 56%
3 Undecided 17%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 21%
Staying the Same 35%
Getting Worse 38%
Undecided 6%