FLASH: Americans’ approval of President Trump’s handling of the economy is at the highest point of his presidency, hitting 56% in a recent Gallup poll.
President Trump’s rating for handling the economy also is the highest of his approval ratings on any of 14 domestic and foreign issues tested in the latest Gallup poll.
Americans’ approval of his handling of unemployment is nearly as high, at 54%, Gallup said.
The poll, conducted between 12-28 February, found President Trump’s other approval Key rating above the 50% mark was his handling of the situation with NKorea.
Gallup has asked Americans to assess Presidents’ handling of the economy
The George HW Bush (41) had the record-low of 17% in Y 1992.
The average rating is 43%, below both of President Trump’s February readings. In fact, President Trump’s approval on the economy has not fallen below 45% throughout his Presidency.
President Trump Tweeted: “Our economy is better than it has been in many decades. Businesses are coming back to America like never before. Chrysler, as an example, is leaving Mexico and coming back to the USA. Unemployment is nearing record lows. We are on the right track!”
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