Sunday, December 31, 2017

No, Trump's Approval Rating Hasn't Caught Obama

President Donald Trump claimed Friday that his approval ratings at this point in his presidency rival those of Barack Obama, citing a report from "Fox & Friends." ... But the truth, across almost every reputable poll, is that Trump's approval ratings have lagged behind those of nearly all of his predecessors, including Obama, since day one of his presidency. The cleanest comparison between the approval ratings of the two presidents is Gallup's daily tracking polls, which are released as both three-day rolling averages and weekly averages. The three-day averages released on December 28, 2009 -- the day Trump cited in his tweet -- showed 51% approval for Obama with 43% disapproval. On December 28 of this year, Gallup released a three-day average showing 38% approval for Trump with 56% disapproval.

Comments

Fox News lying their asses off??? Imagine that!

#1 | Posted by aborted_monson at 2018-01-01 04:20 PM

"No, Trump's Approval Rating Hasn't Caught Obama"

An it never will.

The people supported Obama.

They support Trump's impeachment.

#2 | Posted by Tor at 2018-01-01 04:51 PM

What's 13% points between friends? It's like virtually the same thing right?

#3 | Posted by GalaxiePete at 2018-01-02 06:41 PM

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