Politics

GALLUP DAILY

Feb 13-19, 2017
Trump Approval 40% -1
Trump Disapproval 54% +1
Updates Tuesdays at 1 p.m. ET; reflects one-week change
by Frank Newport

President Trump faces a highly polarized nation, as did Obama and Bush before him. How he can most effectively deal with this divided nation remains his biggest challenge.

President Nixon's February 1972 visit to China made Americans more optimistic about achieving world peace, helped transform Americans' opinion of the Chinese people and lifted Nixon's approval rating.