Intermarkets' Privacy Policy
Support


Donate to Ace of Spades HQ!



Recent Entries
Absent Friends
Bandersnatch 2024
GnuBreed 2024
Captain Hate 2023
moon_over_vermont 2023
westminsterdogshow 2023
Ann Wilson(Empire1) 2022
Dave In Texas 2022
Jesse in D.C. 2022
OregonMuse 2022
redc1c4 2021
Tami 2021
Chavez the Hugo 2020
Ibguy 2020
Rickl 2019
Joffen 2014
AoSHQ Writers Group
A site for members of the Horde to post their stories seeking beta readers, editing help, brainstorming, and story ideas. Also to share links to potential publishing outlets, writing help sites, and videos posting tips to get published. Contact OrangeEnt for info:
maildrop62 at proton dot me
Cutting The Cord And Email Security
Moron Meet-Ups

NoVaMoMe 2024: 06/08/2024
Arlington, VA
Details to follow


Texas MoMe 2024: 10/18/2024-10/19/2024 Corsicana,TX
Contact Ben Had for info





















« Bill Clinton Releases Statement About Jeffrey Epstein | Main | Mitt Romney's Former Chief Strategist Stuart Stevens: Let's Get Rid of the Electoral College So That the Republican Party Is Forced to Make a Play for Hispanic Voters in California, and White Urban Liberals Like Myself -- Or Die »
July 09, 2019

Trump Reaches Career-High Approval in Washington Post/ABC Poll

But no one should get overconfident: Democrats have yet to press their advantage of their popular stances on open borders, helping illegals sneak across the border, taxpayer paid health care for illegal aliens, throwing American citizens off of their private health care into Medicaid, calling the American flag racist, re-imposing forced busing, and free abortions for men.

Bolstered by a strong economy, Donald Trump reached the highest job approval rating of his career in the latest ABC News/Washington Post poll and runs competitively for re-election against four of five possible Democratic contenders. Yet he remains broadly unpopular across personal and professional measures, marking his vulnerabilities in the 2020 election.

Forty-four percent of Americans approve of Trump’s overall job performance, up a slight 5 percentage points from April and 2 points better than his peak early in his presidency. Still, 53% disapprove, keeping him at majority disapproval continuously for his first two and a half years in office, a record for any president in modern polling.

Fifty-one percent approve of Trump's handling of the economy, more than half for the first time in his presidency. His approval ratings across eight other issues all are substantially lower, ranging from 42% on handling taxes to 29% on global warming.

Personally, moreover, a broad 65% say that since taking office Trump "has acted in a way that's unpresidential," not far from the 70% who said so in mid-2017 and early 2018 alike. Just 28% in this poll, produced for ABC by Langer Research Associates, say his behavior is "fitting and proper" for a president.

...

Sixty-one percent of Democrats favor impeachment action, but just 37% of independents -- and 7% of Republicans -- agree.

...

Among registered voters, moreover, Biden still leads, by 10 points, but the other races all tighten to virtual or actual dead heats – Trump a non-significant -2 points against Harris, -1 against Sanders and exactly tied with Warren and Buttigieg.

...

Another question tests Trump against "a Democratic candidate who you regard as a socialist" --relevant given the Republicans' stated aim of applying that label to their eventual opponent. Among the general public the race is tied among Trump vs. a perceived socialist; among registered voters it goes +6 to Trump, 49% to 43%, not a significant difference.

Majority support for the citizenship question on the census, too:




digg this
posted by Ace of Spades at 12:47 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
[/i][/b]andycanuck (vtyCZ)[/s][/u]: "Gee! It is a Dutch [s]master[/s] mistress! Good jo ..."

Mr Aspirin Factory, red heifer owner: "The drunk is going to smash that vase over the fid ..."

L - If they do it with you, they'll do it to you too: "Good morning, all, and thanks, MisHum PA was we ..."

[/i][/u][/s][/b]Muldoon: " Stuck a Feather in His Cap - a limerick There ..."

Merry Brandybuck: "Get 'em out of here before I get Farmer Maggot to ..."

rhennigantx: "How does one walk down the street wearing a red ou ..."

Sponge - F*ck Joe Biden: "[i] Very late at night and quickly. Posted by: ..."

AZ deplorable moron: "How does one walk down the street wearing a red ou ..."

JT: "I don't think those guys own Weedwhackers. (If you ..."

Robert: "Morning. Jesus, those facial expressions look l ..."

naturalfake: "Alternate title: "What Gay Cousin Marriage Look ..."

Bulgaroctonus: "How does one walk down the street wearing a red ou ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64