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100 Days: How Trump’s Low Approval Ratings Compare to Past Presidents

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100 Days: How Trump’s Low Approval Ratings Compare to Past Presidents

President Donald Trump’s approval rating is the lowest of any president ever polled at this early point in his term.

But while no president has ever been this unpopular this soon, his abysmal rating may not preclude him for a successful presidency just yet.
It’s possible to find past presidents described just as Trump is today. The Baltimore Sun said of President Bill Clinton in 1993, almost 90 days into his presidency, that “public opinion surveys show him to be the least popular president since the advent of modern polling.”

Before Trump, Clinton, in fact, had the lowest 100-day approval rating of any modern president, according to Gallup. Here’s how Trump’s first months compare to the early days of previous administrations, dating back to President Lyndon B. Johnson:
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