Thursday, 14 December, 2017

Trump Goes on Vacation

Christy Curtis | 09 August, 2017, 01:16

Trump has dismissed the allegations of collusion with Russian Federation as a "fake story that is demeaning to all of us and most of all demeaning to our country and demeaning to our Constitution".

Donald Trump can tweet all he wants about how vibrant and loyal his political base, the way he did Monday morning, claiming, "The Trump base is far bigger & stronger than ever before".

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Then came more polls that drive home how untrue that is.

Donald Trump's poll numbers are not getting any better.

Trump was tweeting during his 17-day vacation from the White House. He'll be in NY next week for additional meetings. His own supporters - including white men, Midwesterners, Republicans, and high school educated - all who are fleeing from team Trump in droves.

"Among whites who do not have college degrees, a core component of Trump's base, just 35% strongly approve, down 12 points since February", CNN reports. Of those polled, 47% disapprove strongly of Trump's performance, compared to just 24% who approve strongly - a sharp drop from the 33% who strongly supported him in a poll soon after his inauguration. He also said that video footage of Trump golfing makes it look like he's on vacation, but if you look at the tweet you "see right there, "meetings and calls" with an exclamation point".

When it comes to issues, CNN said the poll shows Trump with a 48%-approve-to-47%-disapprove rating on national security.

Confidence in Trump among Republicans too is eroding, according to a CNN survey, conducted between August 3 and 6. I am so disappointed in the arrogance he's running the office with. In fact, one in five voters who said that Trump was neither honest nor trustworthy voted for him!

Trump's most recent approval rating in Gallup's tracking poll: 37 percent. Trump was portrayed as having an nearly mythical bond with his supporters. "He can not take continued GOP support for granted in swing states".

"President Trump also announced his intent to visit NY next week, which will be his first trip since a rally at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum he held in May, and defended the size of his base, which he said is "far bigger & stronger than ever before" despite new polling numbers, which he dubbed "#Fake News".

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