Poll Update

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose - Favor 53%, Oppose 47% (YouGov/Economist 2/28-3/2/10)

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.

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 53%
Oppose 47%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 15%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 38%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 13%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 8%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 16%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 9%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 47%
Disapprove 46%
Undecided 6%
Asked of 364 Adults - Democrat
Approve 84%
Disapprove 12%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 251 Adults - Republican
Approve 5%
Disapprove 93%
Undecided 2%
Asked of 285 Adults - independent
Approve 41%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 7%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 30%
2 Wrong Track 57%
3 Undecided 13%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 25%
Staying the Same 33%
Getting Worse 37%
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 716 Registered Voters
Democrat 49%
Republican 39%
Undecided 12%