Biden’s Handling of COVID-19 Wins Majority Approval
Many of his policies have stirred controversy, but when it comes to how Joe Biden has handled the coronavirus pandemic, most voters approve of the job the new president is doing.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 53% of Likely U.S. Voters approve of President Biden’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, including 35% who Strongly Approve. Forty-four percent (44%) of voters disapprove of how Biden is handling the pandemic, including 29% who Strongly Disapprove. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
(Want a free daily e-mail update? If it’s in the news, it’s in our polls). Rasmussen Reports updates are also available on Twitter or Facebook.The survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on March 22-23, 2021 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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