A poll released Friday shows President Donald Trump's approval for his handling of the coronavirus outbreak is on the rise. In the figures reported by ABC, a full 55 percent of Americans approve of the president’s management of the crisis, against 43 percent who disapprove.
Breitbart reports in a split from Democrats’ overall attitudes, even from last week, 30 percent of Democrats approve, which is about double the number from last week’s poll, and 69 percent disapprove, down from 86 percent. Meanwhile, an overwhelming 92 percent of Republicans approve, up from 86 percent last week. Only 8 percent disapprove, compared to 11 percent in last week’s poll.
Coronavirus upends nation, as three in four Americans' lives changed by pandemic: POLL https://t.co/AS6EtgxlzV— DeepClips (@DeepClips) March 20, 2020
President Donald Trump's coronavirus approval rating is much better than it was two weeks ago, when 56% disapproved of how he was handling it.— YouGovUS (@YouGovUS) March 19, 2020
Approve - 45%
Disapprove - 46%
(via @TheEconomist/@YouGovUS Poll) https://t.co/8ilvKurDSZ #TrumpJobApproval #COVID19 pic.twitter.com/EoFQxZu0L7