On Wednesday, President Donald J. Trump retweeted a post from Rassmussen reports which indicates a rise in Trump’s job performance approval among likely black voters.
The tweet reads: Today’s
@realDonaldTrump approval ratings among black voters: 36% This day last year: 19%
The tweet links to the daily presidential tracking poll, published by RASMUSSENREPORTS.COM, which reports:
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Wednesday shows that 49% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Trump’s job performance. Forty-nine percent (49%) disapprove.
The latest figures include 35% who Strongly Approve of the way Trump is performing and 41% who Strongly Disapprove. This gives him a Presidential Approval Index rating of -6.
According to the report, eight years ago, former President Barack Hussein Obama had a 45% approval rating on August 15, 2010.