Poll Update

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose - Favor 50%, Oppose 50% (YouGov/Economist 3/6-3/8/10)

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 50%
Oppose 50%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 17%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 38%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 20%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 39%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 48%
Disapprove 45%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 383 Adults - Democrat
Approve 80%
Disapprove 15%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 242 Adults - Republican
Approve 12%
Disapprove 85%
Undecided 3%
Asked of 290 Adults - independent
Approve 44%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 5%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 10%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 65%
Undecided 11%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 31%
2 Wrong Track 56%
3 Undecided 14%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 23%
Staying the Same 35%
Getting Worse 37%
Undecided 4%

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 690 Registered Voters
Democrat 47%
Republican 41%
Undecided 12%