Trump Hits 50% Approval Rating, Surpasses Obama At This Time In His Presidency

By Tyler Durden

President Donald Trump’s approval rating stands at 50 percent according to Rasmussen’s daily presidential tracking poll released Monday morning – putting Trump ahead of Obama at the exact same point in his predecessor’s presidency.

Obama was at 46% on 4/2/10… pic.twitter.com/khXmSjS77j

— MATT DRUDGE (@DRUDGE) April 2, 2018

Obama approval rating 4/2/10 – 46%

Trump approval rating 4/2/18 — 50%

— Charlie Kirk (@charliekirk11) April 2, 2018

Trump last hit a 50% approval rating on February 27, as he had been hovering around the 47-50 percent range.

As the Daily Caller’s Saagar Enjeti notes, a CNN poll found that Trump’s approval rating is at an 11-month high of 42 percent, which was in line with results from the Associated Press.

CNN Poll: 42% approve of Trump, highest in 11 months @CNNPolitics https://t.co/3wutybOaf8

— Jason Miller (@JasonMillerinDC) March 26, 2018

AP poll sees Trump’s approval rating rise – to 42%: WASHINGTON – The good news for President… https://t.co/VwvPRpt46v https://t.co/zd8y2ntJ56

— Business World (@BusinesssWorld_) March 28, 2018

Methodology via Rasmussen; “Daily tracking results are collected via telephone surveys of 500 likely voters per night and reported on a three-day …read more

Source:: ZeroHedge