Sure, he pretended it was all a "Democrat hoax" for the last 2 months; neglected to do anything but downplay the virus for those 2 months; repeatedly used the pandemic as an excuse for anti-Asian racism; and brought his own precious economy to a grinding halt as unemployment reached record highs.
But according to a new ABC News / Ipsos poll, 55 percent of Americans think that President Trump is doing a good job with the COVID-19 outbreak.
JUST IN: 55% of Americans approve of Pres. Trump's management of the coronavirus crisis, compared to 43% who disapprove, according to new @ABC News/Ipsos poll. https://t.co/oNg6ZipDN2 pic.twitter.com/yVcGO0CpbD
— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) March 20, 2020
Political Polls / Survey USA presents similar results:
Do you approve or disapprove of way President Donald Trump is handling COVID-19, the Coronavirus?
Among Republicans:Approve 90%Disapprove 6%
Among Independents:Approve 48%Disapprove 38%
— Political Polls (@Politics_Polls) March 20, 2020
I'd like to see ol' Donny wriggle his way out of this one, nevertheless, etc etc.
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