Trump’s actions in the fight against the spread of infection are approved by 60% of Americans, while among the Republican Party supporters this figure reaches 94%.
The approval rating for the actions of US President Donald Trump among Americans has grown to 49%. This is evidenced by the results of a survey of the Gallup Institute on Wednesday, March 25.
The survey shows that Trump’s actions in the context of coronavirus are positively assessed by 60% of US citizens, negatively by 38%. Moreover, the level of support among supporters of the Republican Party is 94%, Democratic – 27%, independent voters – 60%.
Researchers emphasize that the level of support for presidents has traditionally increased during the period of threats. As an example, they cited a 35% increase in President George W. Bush’s rating after the September 9, 2001, terrorist attacks.
As part of a telephone survey from March 13 to 22, 1,020 Americans were interviewed in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Accuracy – no more than 4%.
Recall that on the eve of the United States recorded 40% of the daily increase in cases of coronavirus. Due to the sharp increase in the detection of new cases, the United States came in third in the world in the number of infected.
At the same time, Trump wants the United States to overcome the outbreak of COVID-19 before Easter. Donald Trump said that Easter is a special day for him, with the United States in third place in the world in the number of cases of coronavirus, and Easter is April 12th.