NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll conducted by the polling organizations of Peter Hart (D) and Robert Teeter (R). Sept. 20-22, 2003. N=1,007 adults nationwide. MoE ± 3.1.
"All in all, do you think things in the nation are generally headed in the right direction, or do you feel that things are off on the wrong track?"
Wrong Track 50% (worst since poll started in 1997)
Right Direction 38%
Not Sure 4%
"In general, do you approve or disapprove of the job George W. Bush is doing as president?"
Approve 49% (worst since Bush took office)
Don't Know 6%