Republican and GOP-leaning voters are losing faith in Congress faster than they are in President Donald Trump, a new poll shows. The survey was posted on Twitter by Tony Fabrizio – the president’s pollster during his campaign, Axios reported. And for those wondering how the base reacted to Bannon’s firing…it was a big yawn.
Nearly half of voters feel that the media is actively trying to block President Donald Trump from passing his agenda — a stark contrast to how voters felt in the Obama years. (To see survey question wording, click here.) (Want a free daily e-mail update? If it’s in the news, it’s in our polls).
As far as most Republicans and Trump supporters are concerned, their guy will never get a break from the news media. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 63% of Likely Republican Voters believe that it is not possible for President Trump to do anything that the media will approve of.
Most Republicans Now View Mitch McConnell Unfavorably Sign up for free daily updates Most Republicans don’t care much these days for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, making him now the most unpopular of the top congressional leaders. (To see survey question wording, click here.) (Want a free daily e-mail update?
President Donald Trump’s approval rating stands at 45 percent – a jump of six points from last week, according to the Rasmussen Reports Daily Presidential Tracking Poll. On Aug. 4, 39 percent of those polled had said they approved of the job the president was doing, according to the survey.