Pelosi less unpopular than Trump for first time during his presidency

Donald Trump is less popular than Nancy Pelosi for the first time during his presidency

First things first: The theme song of the week is The Blind Boys of Alabama’s Way Down in the Hole from The Wire.

What’s the point:

The leading figures in the US government right now are not popular. For the first time during Trump’s presidency, though, Trump is more disliked than Pelosi.

Pelosi has become more popular since the Democrats won in November. Her net favorability rating rose in Gallup’s polling from -24 points in June to -10 points now in Gallup polling. In fact, it’s Pelosi’s best net favorability rating in a Gallup poll in 10 years. The most recent CNN and NBC/Wall Street Journal polls have made similar findings: Pelosi is on the rise.

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