Eight polling bodies - ABC News/Washington Post, CNN, Gallup, IBD/TIPP, the Kaiser Family Foundation, Quinnipiac University, Grinnell College/Selzer & Co, and Suffolk University - gave the president an average approval rating of 38 percent, a drop of three points from Trump's previous approval polling average, the Vox website reported Tuesday.
Cohen's plea addressed charges including those related to his involvement in six-figure payments just before the 2016 election to silence two women for alleged affairs with Trump years previously.
Claiming to be part of a "resistance" inside the Trump which fights his ill-advised impulses, the anonymous official wrote that the Trump administration had been successful despite the president's actions.
Normally, I'd dismiss such a decline as statistical noise and want to see other polls before declaring that the President's standing among the public has diminished. Nearly two-thirds in the poll say Trump did direct his lawyer to make that payment, as Cohen claimed in court while entering his guilty plea.
"The economy booms, but President Donald Trump's numbers are a bust", Tim Malloy, the assistant director of the Quinnipiac University poll, said in a statement. About a third, 32%, say he's someone they are proud to have as President, down 6 points since March and the lowest since Trump took office.
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Rhodes also wrote that Fager's exit "is not directly related to the allegations surfaced in press reports, which continue to be investigated independently".
Still, Carter stressed, Democrats nationally must "appeal to independents" who are souring on the current administration.
One interesting contrast in the data: Trump fares slightly better in perceptions of his ability to manage the government generally than his ability to manage his own White House. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi recently said it would be a gift to Republicans, implying it would fire up Trump's base supporters.
Much of the economic boost from the 2017 law was tied to the reduction in the corporate rate and other business-focused provisions, he said.
"He has repeated to folks that, if the Democrats impeach him, it would be a victory, politically, because it would be a complete overreach and he could exploit it and run against it in 2020", a source told Axios. In the new poll, less than half (46%) say Trump can manage the government effectively compared to 56% who say he cannot. America's growth domestic product grew at a 4.2 percent rate in the second quarter of 2018, on track to grow by 3 percent this calendar year.