Donald Trump received a devastating news at the end of his one year Presidency, according to a polling data President Trump ended his first year in office with the lowest approval rating of any prior president,.
The Associated Press Analysis of Gallup weekly polling data found that Trump has only 39 percent approval rating in his first year in office. The lowest approval rating during an elected President’s first year in office was former President Bill Clinton’s 49 percent in 1993.
According to the same Gallup, Former President Obama held a 57 percent average approval rating at the end of his first year in 2009, and former President George W. Bush had a 68 percent average approval rating during his first year in office,.
Trump’s approval rating was not the lowest of any president, Former Presidents Truman, Nixon and Carter all had approval ratings drop below 30 percent for at least one week in their first term.
AP found that Trump also spent more time with his approval rating below 40 percent than any prior first-year president.
Trump’s approval remains low as he enters his second year in office. According to the RealClearPolitics polling average, the approval of Trump’s job performance hovered at about 39 percent as of Tuesday.
A Politico/Morning Consult poll released Tuesday found more voters would give Trump an F on his first year presidential report card than any other grade.