Dogged by continued scrutiny of her email practices as secretary of state, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's favorability with the American public has sunk to one of its lowest levels in Gallup's 23-year trend. Currently, 41% of U.S. adults say they have a favorable opinion of the Democratic front-runner, while 51% hold an unfavorable view.
This blog continues the discussion that we began with Epic Journey: The 2008 Elections and American Politics (Rowman and Littlefield, 2009).The latest book in this series is Divided We Stand: The 2020 Elections and American Politics.
Saturday, September 5, 2015
Clinton Favorables Drop
We must be cautious about early poll numbers, but it is worth noting high unfavorables for a public figure who has had near-universal name recognition for decades. Gallup reports:
Posted by Pitney at 6:44 AM
Labels: government, Hillary Clinton, political science, Politics, Public Opinion