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US: National Survey (Politico 9/9-16)

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Politico / Penn Schoen Berland
9/9-16/10; 1,000 adults, 3.1% margin of error
Mode: Internet
(Politico release)
Note: an earlier version of this post included the reported topline results that included a sample of DC "elites." The results now reflect only the sample of all adults.

National

State of the Country
27% Right Direction, 61% Wrong Track (chart)

Favorable / Unfavorable
Hillary Clinton: 51 / 42 (chart)
Barack Obama: 48 / 48 (chart)
Sarah Palin: 41 / 50 (chart)
Mitt Romney: 34 / 32 (chart)
Mike Huckabee: 37 / 28 (chart)

2010 Congress: Generic Ballot
31% Democrat, 33% Republican, 8% independent (chart)

Party ID
35% Democrat, 32% Republican, 26% independent (chart)