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Politics Trump's approval plummets to 29% making him one of the least popular

10:26  17 january  2021
10:26  17 january  2021 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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President Trump ' s approval rating has plummeted after inciting a deadly riot at the Capitol. It also resulted in a sudden drop in support among voters in his own The rating makes Trump one of the least popular presidents of all time. Only 26 percent of Americans said they approved of Nixon's job

Trump ' s approval with Republicans has plummeted by 17 percentage points since August, a new Pew Trump is leaving the White House with the lowest approval rating of his presidency, 29 %, a drop of Pew said that about three-quarters of Americans surveyed said Trump bears at least some

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President Trump's approval rating has plunged to an all-time low of 29%, 9 points lower than it was in August 2020, according to a Pew Research poll released on Friday.

Even among members of the Republican party Trump's popularity also appears to be sinking with only 60% of Republicans rating President Trump's job performance positively. In August the figure was at a far healthier 77%.

The deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol on January 6th appears to be the driving force behind the president's falling rating.

His refusal to acknowledge Joe Biden won the election in a free and fair manner is also a factor tarnishing his approval score.

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The rating makes Trump one of the least popular presidents of all time. Washington: US President Donald Trump ' s approval rating has plummeted to an all-time low, led by a dramatic drop in support among voters of his own party, following insurrection at the Capitol last week.

Donald Trump ’ s approval rating has sunk to a record low of 29 %, the worst rating of his entire presidency, according to a Pew Research Center Also Read: James Comey Says Trump ' s Lies Created Terrorists: 'This Is How Al-Qaida Radicalized' (Video) As for the outcome of the election, the

For nearly four years, Trump's approval ratings have been mainly stable, ranging between the high 30s and high 40s.

The Pew Research poll found that more than half of Americans (52%) thought President Trump bore 'a lot' of responsibility for the riot, with 23% saying he bore 'some' responsibility.

The president has continued to deflect any blame for the riot which left five people dead including a Capitol Police officer.

chart: Since the election, President Trump has seen negativity among those surveyed grow, while the approval of President-elect Biden's conduct appears to be growing © Provided by Daily Mail Since the election, President Trump has seen negativity among those surveyed grow, while the approval of President-elect Biden's conduct appears to be growing a group of people in uniform © Provided by Daily Mail

During a rally prior to the riot, President Trump fired up the crowd and urged them to march on the Capitol and 'fight.'

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President Trump ' s approval rating plunged to an all-time low of 29 %, 9 points lower than it was in August 2020, according to a Pew Research poll released Friday. Growing GOP disenchantment is driving the decline, with just 60% of Republicans now rating Trump ' s job performance positively

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'People thought that what I said was totally appropriate,' he said to reporters earlier this week outside the White House.

Pew found that 54% of Americans think President Trump should be removed from office while 45% think President Trump should finish his term which has just three days left to run.

As to the future, Pew found that less than a third of Americans (29%) want to see President Trump continue being a major figure in U.S. politics, while 68% say he should now retire.

chart, pie chart: As to the future, Pew found that less than a third of Americans (29%) want to see President Trump continue being a major figure in U.S. politics, while 68% say he should now retire © Provided by Daily Mail As to the future, Pew found that less than a third of Americans (29%) want to see President Trump continue being a major figure in U.S. politics, while 68% say he should now retire a man wearing a suit and tie: Trumps approval rating sees him as one of the least popular American presidents of all time. © Provided by Daily Mail Trumps approval rating sees him as one of the least popular American presidents of all time.

Trumps approval rating sees him as one of the least popular American presidents of all time.

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The result is that Trump ' s final first term approval rating looks to be the lowest on record dating back since President Donald Trump talks to the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the He has certainly made Republican lawmakers less leery of distancing themselves from him.

Trump will join the likes of George W. Bush, Jimmy Carter and Richard Nixon as presidents who left office with significant majorities disapproving of their job performance.

When Richard Nixon resigned from office in disgrace in 1974, just 24% approved of the job he had performed.

The Pew Research Center poll tallies with that of other polls that show Trump's ratings in decline.

An ABC News-Washington Post saw Trump's approval rating at 38%. Quinnipiac calculated 33% approved while Reuters found 35% were in approval of Trump's performance.

Richard Nixon, Tricia Nixon Cox, Edward Cox are posing for a picture: When Richard Nixon resigned from office in disgrace in 1974, just 24% approved of the job he had performed. Nixon is pictured as he announces his resignation © Provided by Daily Mail When Richard Nixon resigned from office in disgrace in 1974, just 24% approved of the job he had performed. Nixon is pictured as he announces his resignation

The lowest approval ratings of presidents while in office

Harry Truman February 1952 22%

Dwight Eisenhower March 1958 48%

John Kennedy September 1963 56%

Lyndon Johnson August 1968 35%

Richard Nixon July 1974 and August 1974 24%

Gerald Ford January 1975 and March 1975 37%

Jimmy Carter June 1979 28%

Ronald Reagan January 1983 35%

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George H.W. Bush July 1992 29%

Bill Clinton June 1993 37%

George W. Bush October 2008 25%

Barack Obama August 2011, October 2011 and September 2014 38%

Donald Trump January 2021 29%

Source: Gallup

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