The rating of the current American leader Donald Trump has grown, and his gap in popularity among voters from the US presidential candidate from the Democrats Joseph Biden has narrowed. This is evidenced by the results of a sociological survey, published on Thursday, conducted by the research service Rasmussen Reports.
According to the data presented, 51% of respondents approve of Trump's work as head of state. The opposite opinion is shared by 48% of the study participants. The rest did not answer. These findings are based on surveys that the service conducts daily by telephone among 500 people.
The last time, 51% of respondents gave a positive assessment of Trump's work on August 3. 47% of those polled then expressed dissatisfaction with the way the US president copes with his duties.
According to another Rasmussen Reports poll of 2,500 voters between August 12-13 and August 16-18 by telephone and online, Trump has narrowed the popularity gap with Biden. The respondents were asked which politician they would support in the presidential election if the expression of their will takes place now. 48% said they would vote for Biden, 44% said they would support Trump. A week earlier, Biden was supported by 49%, Trump вЂ” 43%.