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  • President Trump’s Approval Rating Tops Obama BY 4 POINTS at Same Time of His Presidency

    02/08/2018 6:46:38 AM PST · by Beave Meister · 5 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 2/7/2018 | Jim Hoft
    Despite all of this bad news President Trump holds a 48% approval rating today in the Rasmussen daily tracking. The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Wednesday shows that 48% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-one percent (51%) disapprove. The latest figures include 34% who Strongly Approve of the way the president is performing and 42% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -8. President Trump has a stronger approval rating today than media darling Barack Obama did back in 2010 on this same day. Back on February 7,...
  • Faith in FBI Plummets as 49 Percent Plurality Demands Special Prosecutor

    01/24/2018 9:06:42 AM PST · by servo1969 · 49 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 1-24-2018 | JOHN NOLTE
    A Rasmussen poll shows that a plurality of 49 percent of those polled want a special prosecutor to investigate the embattled FBI, while only 31 percent do not. Another 19 percent are on the fence. According to this poll, the public vehemently disagrees with James Comey, the disgraced former FBI Director who has used his Twitter account to call for an "independent" FBI, which presumably means an FBI that is never criticized or investigated by the American people's chosen representatives in Congress-a frightening thought by way of a banana republic attitude.Thankfully, despite the best efforts of Deep Staters like Comey...
  • YEAR END POP: TRUMP STANDS AT 46% APPROVAL

    12/28/2017 6:41:45 AM PST · by mandaladon · 79 replies
    Rasmussen ^ | 28 Dec 2017
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Thursday shows that 46% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-three percent (53%) disapprove.
  • Top US counterterrorism chief stepping down at end of year [Nick Rasmussen]

    11/15/2017 12:45:28 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 2 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Nov 15, 2017 1:45 PM EST
    The top U.S. counterterrorism official is leaving the federal government at the end of the year, National Intelligence Director Dan Coats said Wednesday. When President Donald Trump took office in January, administration officials asked Nick Rasmussen to stay on as director of the National Counterterrorism Center through the transition. […] Russ Travers, the deputy director of the counterterrorism center, will be acting chief until Trump nominates a successor. …
  • US withdrawal will not stop Paris Agreement: Danish PM Rasmussen

    11/14/2017 7:09:09 AM PST · by Olog-hai · 31 replies
    TheLocal.dk ^ | 14 November 2017 12:14 CET+01:00 | Ritzau/The Local
    Denmark and other countries are determined to see through the 2015 Paris climate agreement, Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen said as environment ministers from 190 countries met in the German city of Bonn on Tuesday at the UN’s COP23 climate summit. Much of the discussion at the summit will revolve around US President Donald Trump’s announcement earlier this year that his country — which the world’s second-largest carbon dioxide emissions — would pull out of the December 2015 agreement. But other countries are determined to see the agreement through, regardless of the message sent by the United States, according...
  • POLL: TRUMP JUMPS TO 46% APPROVAL

    11/13/2017 7:03:26 AM PST · by Hojczyk · 32 replies
    Drudge ^ | November 13,2017 | Drudge
    POLL: TRUMP JUMPS TO 46% APPROVAL
  • Daily Presidential Tracking Poll (45% Approval)

    09/30/2017 8:18:29 AM PDT · by EdnaMode · 32 replies
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 45% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty-four percent (54%) disapprove. The latest figures include 29% who Strongly Approve of the way Trump is performing and 46% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -17. (see trends). Regular updates are posted Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. Eastern (sign up for free daily email update). Most Americans continue to say their families regularly display the U.S. flag on holidays, and as in the previous survey, 85% of adults consider themselves,...
  • Danish PM pledges to help marginalized women, criticizes Trump prior to UN summit

    09/18/2017 9:57:21 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 11 replies
    TheLocal.dk ^ | 18 September 2017 12:57 CEST+02:00
    Denmark’s government will give 315 million kroner (€42 million) to support women in conflict and war zones, with US president Donald Trump having withdrawn American support in the area. Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen confirmed to broadcaster DR that the government would pledge more money to women at risk of rape, human trafficking and being married against their will. Funds are particularly needed in those areas in the current political climate, Rasmussen said. “We have a president sitting in the White House who has withdrawn from all international collaboration related to family planning,” the PM told DR. Earlier this year,...
  • Rasmussen: 61% Say It's Time for Hillary Clinton To Retire

    09/12/2017 1:27:04 PM PDT · by Zakeet · 44 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | September 12, 2017 | Scott Rasmussen
    Hillary Clinton is back today with a new book, "What Happened," to further explain why Donald Trump is president instead of her. But most voters still don't buy her excuses and think it's time for her to step off the national stage. The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 30% of Likely U.S. Voters believe Clinton still has a future in public life. Sixty-one percent (61%) say it's time for her to retire, up from 55% just after she lost the presidential election to Trump last November. Half (49%) of voters believe Clinton's continued presence...
  • Voters Side With Trump In Defense of Historic Monuments

    08/21/2017 11:21:18 AM PDT · by yoe · 16 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | August 21, 2017 | Staff
    Voters tend to agree with President Trump’s defense of historical statues, and few think getting rid of Confederate monuments will lessen racial tensions in America. Despite widespread media condemnation of the president’s response following the recent incident in Charlottesville, Virginia, 50% of Likely U.S. Voters agree with Trump’s Twitter tweet that it is “sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart with the removal of our beautiful statues and monuments.” The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 37% disagree, while 12% are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
  • Rasmussen Poll: Trump Approval Up 6 Points

    08/14/2017 7:22:58 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 31 replies
    Newsmax ^ | 8/11/17 | Jeffrey Rodack   
    President Donald Trump's approval rating stands at 45 percent — a jump of six points from last week, according to the Rasmussen Reports Daily Presidential Tracking Poll. On Aug. 4, 39 percent of those polled had said they approved of the job the president was doing, according to the survey. But Friday's approval rating is Trump's highest daily mark since July 12 when he also received a 45 percent favorable response, figures provided by Rasmussen reveal. Trump's highest approval rating is 59 percent — recorded on Jan. 26 — less than a week after he took the oath of office The poll...
  • Trump Approval At 45%; Support Among Hispanics, Western And Union Voters Jumps Double Digits

    08/10/2017 7:02:12 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 12 replies
    Zogby Analytics ^ | 08 August 2017
    The President's approval rating has rebounded somewhat since our July poll. Following a series of disastrous weeks, Trump's approval numbers have moved up slightly, especially among his base and a few other sub-groups not known for their support of the president. On the heels of replacing key White House personnel, Trumps looks for a reset after 200 rather chaotic days in office. Recently, President Trump has talked tough to North Korea and has supported sanctions against the nuclear dictatorship, while also trying to reign in leaks coming out the White House. Trump's biggest support and other improvements came from his...
  • President Trump’s approval rating falls to all-time personal low in Rasmussen Reports

    08/01/2017 10:57:36 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 48 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | 07/31/2017 | Jason Silverstein
    President Trump’s favorite poll isn’t giving him a boost anymore. The President’s approval rating in Rasmussen Reports, a right-leaning and oft-criticized polling firm beloved by Trump, dipped below 40% for the first time ever Monday. That new low reflects Trump’s plunge in nearly every mainstream opinion poll, which have shown him scoring record-low approval ratings through his first months in office. It also comes just a month after Trump hand-picked a Rasmussen poll as proof that he was performing better than his predecessor, former President Barack Obama. Monday’s Rasmussen survey showed Trump getting overall approval from only 39% of likely...
  • The Netflix Revolution

    07/13/2017 6:07:28 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 89 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 13, 2017 | Scott Rasmussen
    While the nation's political elites obsess over daily controversies of official Washington, a far more significant development is taking place on television screens across America. After years of steady growth, the number of subscribers to streaming video services like Netflix has topped the number of cable subscribers. ComScore reports that 51 million households now receive their television programming through what the industry calls Over-The-Top television. They watch an average of 49 hours of streaming content per month. About a third of these households have dropped cable and satellite programming completely. Looking ahead, the streaming services are expected to continue growing...
  • Rasmussen’s Latest Poll on Immigrant Welfare Payments Show Majority Support for Trump’s Proposals

    06/29/2017 6:33:46 AM PDT · by davikkm · 22 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    Donald Trump announced in an Iowa rally last week that he would be seeking to put in place laws that mean newly arrived migrants would be ineligible for collecting any form of Welfare payments during their first five years in the country. Based on a survey of 1000 people, polling company Rasmussen has announced that a large majority support President Trump’ position on this. The two questions asked were: 1* Before anyone receives local, state or federal government services, should they be required to prove they are legally allowed to be in the United States? 2* A proposal has been...
  • 76% of GOP Voters Believe Most Reporters Biased Against Trump

    06/22/2017 6:00:44 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 25 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | 06/22/2017 | na
    Voters are still critical of the news coverage President Trump is getting and continue to believe most reporters are out to get him. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that only 34% of Likely U.S. Voters rate the media coverage of the president as good or excellent. Forty-four percent (44%) describe the coverage of Trump as poor. Both findings are up slightly from January just before Trump took office and are consistent with views of the media coverage of last year's Clinton. vs. Trump presidential campaign. (To see survey question wording, click here.) Fifty percent (50%)...
  • TRUMP APPROVAL AT 50%

    06/16/2017 6:45:38 AM PDT · by billyboy15 · 54 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | 6.16.2016 | self
    The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Friday shows that 50% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Fifty percent (50%) disapprove. This is the first time the president’s overall approval rating has hit the 50% mark since late April. His approval rating has ranged from a high of 59% in late January shortly after he took office to a low of 42% in early April. The latest figures include 31% who Strongly Approve of the way Trump is performing and 42% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -11. (see...
  • Danish PM receives complaint from Israel’s Netanyahu: report

    05/26/2017 11:10:20 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 2 replies
    TheLocal.dk ^ | 26 May 2017 09:21 CEST+02:00
    Denmark’s prime minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen reportedly received a rebuke from Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu over Danish support for Palestinian organizations. The two prime ministers spoke over the telephone Wednesday, reports newspaper Berlingske, citing anonymous Danish and Israeli sources.Netanyahu wished to express his displeasure at Danish state support for a number of Palestinian organizations, according to the report. Neither Denmark nor Israel has officially confirmed that the conversation took place. Last week, Netanyahu asked Danish foreign minister Anders Samuelsen to scrap Denmark’s support for Palestinian organizations during an official visit by the latter to Jerusalem. After that meeting, Samuelsen signed...
  • Rasmussen: Most Democrats Still Say Trump Didn't Win

    04/13/2017 6:22:56 AM PDT · by Zakeet · 56 replies
    Rasmussen Reports ^ | April 12, 2017
    Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez recently said he doesn't accept that Donald Trump is president. Most Democrats agree. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 55% of Likely U.S. Voters think Trump won the presidential election fairly last November. One-in-three (33%) disagree, while another 11% are not sure.
  • Danish PM: 'First and foremost I want a good meeting' with Trump

    03/30/2017 7:21:01 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 2 replies
    TheLocal.dk ^ | 30 March 2017 10:27 CEST+02:00
    Denmark’s prime minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen said that reinforcing good relations with the United States will be a priority as he meets President Donald Trump Thursday. The PM, who arrived in Washington D.C. Wednesday, also said that he would look to promote Danish export interests during his meeting with Trump. “First and foremost I want to have a good meeting tomorrow in a good atmosphere that will allow me to keep in touch with the American president. I had a good telephone conversation with him in November, and I think that is one of the reasons why I am here...