Poll: Trump's approval rating plummets to all-time low
By Christina Gregg, AOL.com
Nov 13th, 2018 at 9:44PM
A new poll reveals President Trump's approval rating has plummeted to a record-breaking low.
The poll results come from Gallup's daily survey, and place Trump with a 33 percent approval ratings -- his lowest favorability number to date with the same pollster company. The daily poll also shows the commander in chief with a 62 percent disapproval rating.
As CNN notes, Trump's third-quarter numbers position him as the president with the worst ratings in that span in seven decades of surveys.
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These abysmal public opinion results come as Trump's former campaign chariman, Paul Manafort, and his business associate were charged on Monday in a 12-count indictment, including "conspiracy against the United States." Both Manafort and Rick Gates pleaded not guilty, while court documents revealed that about a month ago ex-foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to a charge of making false statements to the FBI.
When asked about Trump's recent unfavorables, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders appeared unphased by the drop in poll numbers -- saying these polling systems were the same ones that predicted Trump would lose the 2016 presidential election.
The latest Gallup results come one day after a new NBC/WSJ poll revealed a 38 percent perfect American approval rating for the 45th U.S. president.
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