Poll: A pessimistic nation - Less than half of voters approve of Obama's actions; only 37% see country headed in right direction (6/8)
Likely voter party preferences in the 2010 Congressional election also remain unchanged, with Democrats and Republicans again tied at 41%-41%. The polls were conducted from June 4-7 and May 7-10, 2010, and carry a margin of error of +/- 2.2 percentage points.
There was a slight dip in the percentage of voters saying the nation is headed in the right direction. In the May 10 poll 39% said the nation is headed in the right direction, while 54% said it was off on the wrong track. In the latest survey, 37% chose right direction and 55% wrong track.