Poll Update

Obama Health Care Law: Favor/Oppose - Oppose 53%, Favor 48% (YouGov/Economist 3/13-3/16/10)

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 48%
Oppose 53%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 15%
2 Somewhat Approve 25%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 12%
4 Strongly Disapprove 39%
5 Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 19%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 12%
Strongly Disapprove 40%
Undecided 8%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 32%
2 Wrong Track 53%
3 Undecided 15%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 9%
Neither 13%
Disapprove 66%
Undecided 11%

US Economy - Better or Worse

Asked of 1000 Adults
Getting Better 24%
Staying the Same 33%
Getting Worse 35%
Undecided 8%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 46%
Disapprove 47%
Undecided 8%
Asked of 359 Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 14%
Undecided 4%
Asked of 268 Adults - Republican
Approve 4%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 281 Adults - independent
Approve 41%
Disapprove 54%
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 Registered Voters
Democrat 39%
Lean Democrat 5%
Lean Republican 4%
Republican 41%
Undecided 10%