More Americans disapprove of President Biden’s handling of the dramatic influx of unaccompanied children arriving at the southern border than approve, according to a poll released Monday.
Overall, 40 percent of Americans disapprove of how Biden is controlling the situation at the Mexican border, while just 24 percent approve, an Associated Press-NORC poll found.
Thirty-five percent don’t have an opinion.
Broken down by political persuasion, 66 percent of Republicans disapprove along with 15 percent of Democrats.
Only 8 percent of Republicans approve as do 44 percent of Democrats.
Forty percent of Democrats and 26 percent of Republicans have no opinion.
Minor children who tested positive for COVID-19 sit on the ground at the Donna Department of Homeland Security holding facility.AP
Asked how Biden is handling immigration in general, 42 percent say they approve along with 44 percent who say they approve of his handling of border security.
But those numbers are far off the 61 percent of Americans