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Biden job approval rating drops to 50% in Gallup poll, his lowest to date, though he remains in positive territory

Posted On: Oct 26, 2021   |   Posted By: Business Insider

President Joe Biden boards Air Force One before departing from Tulsa International Airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on June 1, 2021.
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President Joe Biden's job approval rating has dropped to 50%, a new low.
However, some erosion was expected and Biden still has a positive favorability rating.
Biden's first-quarter job approval rating averaged 56%, while his second-quarter average was 53.3%.
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President Joe Biden's job approval rating has dropped to 50%, a new low, down from 56%, according to the most recent Gallup opinion poll. The drop of 6 percentage points from the June poll to the latest poll was reflected in the latest survey of 1,007 adults taken between July 6 and July 21. In the most recent poll, 45% of respondents disapproved of Biden's job performance, while 5% did not express an opinion. Biden's approval decline comes as the nation seems to have hit a wall in increasing vaccination rates, along with the growing unease about...

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