Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Thursday, April 04, 2019

Steve Kornacki: For President Donald Trump, it may prove to be the bounce that never comes. On the afternoon of March 24, the news broke that special counsel Robert Mueller had found no collusion between Trump's campaign and the Russians -- a moment for which the president and his allies had been waiting almost two years. But a week later, Trump's average approval rating, according to the Real Clear Politics tracker, had climbed a grand total of one-tenth of one percentage point -- to 43.2 percent from 43.1 percent.




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Apparently, Mr Mueller got a boost from AG Barr's report...

Confidence in Mueller's Investigation Soars After Barr Letter

...March 21 to March 22, just prior to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's delivery of his report on the Russia investigation to Attorney General William Barr, we conducted a nationwide survey asking respondents a series of questions regarding Mueller's investigation.

From March 26 to March 28, after the release of Barr's letter with his top-line summary of the investigation's conclusions, we conducted another nationwide survey asking respondents the same series of questions to gauge how the report's release and subsequent media coverage affected the public's opinion of the investigation.

These polls reveal a dramatic increase in confidence in Mueller's investigation, driven almost entirely by a complete reversal in Republican respondents' opinions of Mueller and the investigation. But equally dramatic are results that show, with the exception of Republicans, the public believes additional investigation is needed or remains unsure of whether it is....

Some interesting details are in the article...

#1 | Posted by LampLighter at 2019-04-04 11:54 AM | Reply

"he (Trump) may need a rival as unpopular as Hillary Clinton in 2016 to pull off a second term"

Or a new, intensified Russian attack that he (-------) won't collude with.

#2 | Posted by Zed at 2019-04-04 12:30 PM | Reply

It is the Media's Fault

- jiffy

#3 | Posted by ChiefTutMoses at 2019-04-04 12:58 PM | Reply

Really no one plots against him... all we do is tell the story of what he does over and over and over and over again.

#4 | Posted by RightisTrite at 2019-04-04 01:41 PM | Reply

Probably because he's turned off everybody but his base to the extent that his reputation is long past unsalvageable.

#5 | Posted by jpw at 2019-04-04 03:36 PM | Reply

He's turned his whole presidency into a SNL joke and the MSM has been merciless.

#6 | Posted by Twinpac at 2019-04-04 05:11 PM | Reply

Headline fail. The mueller report isn't out. He didn't even get a bounce from the inaccurate BARR REPORT.

#7 | Posted by SpeakSoftly at 2019-04-04 05:25 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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