POLITICS
09/18/2012 07:04 pm ET Updated Nov 18, 2012

US-2012 President: 50% Obama (D), 45% Romney (R) (NBC/WSJ 9/12-9/16)

NBC/Wall Street Journal
9/12/12-9/16/12; 900 registered voters, 3.27% margin of error
736 likely voters, 3.61% margin of error
Mode: Live telephone interviews
NBC release, NBC story

National

State of the Country
39% Right Direction, 55% Wrong Track (chart)

Obama Job Approval
50% Approve, 48% Disapprove (chart)
Economy: 47/51 (chart)
Foreign Policy: 49/46 (chart)

Positive / Negative
Barack Obama: 48 / 42 (chart)
Mitt Romney: 38 / 43 (chart)

2012 President
50% Obama (D), 45% Romney (R) (chart)

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