While most national polls have Donald Trump at in the low 40’s…
A new Morning/Consult poll has dropping to 39%…..
With the Trade and Economic jitters, Immigration , Syria and the Government Shutdown on people’s minds?
Could Trump be sinking in approval?
Would a continued erosion of support translate into a sorting of fellow Republican support by GOP lawmakers?
There are those who have said Trump needs a political course correction after the midterm beatdown his party experienced…But true to Trump being Trump?….He has doubled down by digging in for ‘wall’ money that Democrats won’t and can’t agree to….
Days into a partial government shutdown triggered by President Donald Trump’s demand for increased funding for his proposed wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, a new Morning Consult survey finds voters as bearish as ever on the president’s job performance.
In the Dec. 21-23 poll, which began surveying registered voters two hours before some government agencies shut down amid an impasse over wall funding, 39 percent of registered voters — including 80 percent of Republicans — approved of the president’s job performance, while 56 percent — including 90 percent of Democrats and 57 percent of independents — did not.
Those figures match the nadir of the president’s popularity in August 2017 — when Trump responded to the fatal melee between white supremacists and counter-protesters at the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va., by blaming “many sides.”
The latest national online survey of 1,992 registered voters was conducted amid a hectic news cycle, when Trump made major news on a number of fronts….