Donald Trump’s Approval Rating Ticked Up—but He’s Way (way) Behind Obama
Donald Trump’s approval rating ticked up—but he’s way (way) behind Obama
President Donald Trump actually saw a bit of a rise in popularity in the most recent Gallup survey released over the holiday weekend. His approval rating hit 38 percent in the tracking poll, up from 34 percent at the end of the week, which tied the former reality TV star’s all-time low. Disapproval stood at 56 percent in the most recent Gallup poll, a solid improvement from 61 percent last Friday.
It’s worth noting, however, that despite the modest improvements, Trump remains remarkably unpopular. The president was criticized by some for his response to Hurricane Harvey—he didn’t visit with victims …