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  • LUNCHTIME POLITICS: Remove Trump? – Trump on the Issues – Election Legitimacy

    Your Daily Polling Update for Monday, January 18, 2021

    TRUMP JOB APPROVAL: AVERAGE 38%
    Down 1 from Friday

    RON’S COMMENT: Over the weekend, the Pew poll showing Trump with a 29% approval rating has received a lot of coverage. However, when you look at all the polls, the Pew number is an outlier at the low end, just as Rasmussen is an outlier at the high end…. Today’s average is based on seven polls, ranging from 29% (Pew) to 48% (Rasmussen).

  • LUNCHTIME POLITICS: Current Republican Thinking – Favorability Ratings – Incited Violence, Capitol Takeover

    Your Daily Polling Update for Friday, January 15, 2021

    TRUMP JOB APPROVAL: AVERAGE 39%
    Down 1 from yesterday

    RON’S COMMENT: Trump’s approval rating has now dipped nearly 8 points below his vote performance in the November election (46.9% to 39%), which means he’s lost about 17% of his support since the election…. Today’s average is based on seven polls, ranging from 33% (Quinnipiac) to 46% (Rasmussen).

  • LUNCHTIME POLITICS: Self-Pardon Unpopular – Post-Election Ratings – Election Objections

    Your Daily Polling Update for Thursday, January 14, 2021

    TRUMP JOB APPROVAL: AVERAGE 40%
    Down 2 from Monday

    RON’S COMMENT: Trump’s approval rating has now dipped nearly 7 points below his popular vote performance in the November election (46.9% to 40%), which means he’s lost about 15% of his support since the election…. Today’s average is based on six polls, ranging from 33% (Quinnipiac) to 46% (Rasmussen).

  • LUNCHTIME POLITICS: Removal from Office – Capitol Rioting – Protecting Democracy – Georgia Polls Came Close

    Your Daily Polling Update for Monday, January 11, 2021

    TRUMP JOB APPROVAL: AVERAGE 42%

    RON’S COMMENT: At 42%, Trump’s job approval is about 5 points lower than the vote he received in the November election…. Today’s average is based on five polls, ranging from 38% (Politico) to 48% (Rasmussen). Without these extremes it would be 41%.... Trump’s disapproval rating averages 56% today....