Poll Update

Congress Job Approval - Disapprove 65%, Approve 12% (YouGov/Economist 8/28-8/31/10)

Population 1,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±3.4 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist
This poll asked respondents 6 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 12%
Neither 14%
Disapprove 65%
Undecided 9%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Right Direction 28%
2 Wrong Track 57%
3 Undecided 15%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 1000 Adults
Approve 42%
Disapprove 51%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 371 Adults - Democrat
Approve 75%
Disapprove 20%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 241 Adults - Republican
Approve 6%
Disapprove 92%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 271 Adults - independent
Approve 40%
Disapprove 59%

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 649 Registered Voters
Democrat 40%
Lean Democrat 5%
Lean Republican 4%
Republican 40%
Undecided 11%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 1000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 11%
2 Somewhat Approve 21%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 16%
4 Strongly Disapprove 45%
5 Undecided 7%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 1000 Adults
Strongly Approve 18%
Somewhat Approve 21%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Disapprove 42%
Undecided 7%