President Joe Biden’s approval rating is underwater yet again, a Yahoo! News/YouGov survey released this week found.
The survey, taken October 1 to 4, 2021, among 1,640 U.S. adults, asked respondents, “Do you approve or disapprove of the way Joe Biden is handling his job as President?”
Overall, 42 percent said they approved, compared to 50 percent who disapprove. Among those who approve, 18 percent “strongly” approve. However, the number of those who “strongly” disapprove is significantly greater at 38 percent.
A majority of independents and Republicans disapprove of the president’s job performance, 56 percent and 88 percent, respectively. Democrats, however, overwhelmingly approve of Biden, giving him 81 percent support.
The survey also found less than a majority approving of Biden’s handling of the