WSJ-Donald Trump Least Popular New President in at Least a Generation, Poll Finds
Donald Trump Least Popular New President in at Least a Generation, Poll Finds
A growing share of Americans disapprove of how Trump has handled his transition to the White House, with 48% viewing him in a negative light
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As Donald Trump prepares to assume his role as president, he suffers from one of the lowest approval ratings of any president-elect in modern history. However, there is widespread support for his economic ideas. WSJ's Gerald F. Seib explains the new WSJ/NBC poll data. Photo: AP
On the eve of his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump is preparing to lead a nation that supports key elements of his economic agenda but still harbors deep reservations about his character and temperament, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds.
Mr. Trump’s performance over the last month has hurt his standing, not helped it, as a growing share of Americans disapprove of how he has handled his transition to the White...