Rasmussen Poll: President Trump Approval Rating at 46%, Higher Than Obama at Same Point
New data from The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll shows 46 percent of likely U.S. voters approve of the job President Donald Trump is doing, including 39 percent approval among Black likely voters.
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Overall Likely Voter (LV) job approval of @POTUS – 46%
Indy Voter LV App of – 40%
Dem LV App of – 24%
Black LV Strong App of – 26%
Black Overall LV App of – 39%
— Rasmussen Reports (@Rasmussen_Poll) June 22, 2020
Despite the media’s criticism over President Trump’s handling of COVID-19, riots, and speculation about low turnout at the Tulsa, Oklahoma rally, his approval rating is higher than Obama’s at the same point in his term.
Rasmussen data shows Obama with 44 percent approval on the same day, two points lower than President Trump.
The poll also found 40 percent approval from independents and 24 percent among likely Democrat voters.