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What They Told Us: Reviewing Last Week’s Key Polls - Week Ending April 6, 2024

In surveys last week, this is what America told Rasmussen Reports:

- President Biden ended the polling week with a daily job approval of 43%.

- President Joe Biden continues to trail former President Donald Trump in their election rematch, regardless of which third-party candidates are included on the ballot.

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is doing a good job, according to a majority of Democrats, but other voters are less impressed.

- More than a quarter of American voters say they might vote for a third-party presidential candidate this year, and young voters are especially open to the idea.

- The president earned a monthly job approval of 42% in March, unchanged from February.

Most Voters have a low opinion of Congress in general and aren’t too happy with their own representatives in particular. 

- As the Internal Revenue Service deadline approaches, most Americans have already filed their income taxes

- By a 2-to-1 margin, Americans believe movies have gotten worse in the 21st century.

- Thirty-two percent (32%) of Likely U.S. Voters think the country is heading in the right direction

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